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Stearic acid

Found in Yu-Be moisturizing skin cream This waxy acid is found in a huge array of products that range from animal derivates to fragrance and of course skincare. It is indeed a fatty acid and its structure emphasis this, with the characteristic carboxylic acid group on the end and a long aliphatic, hydrocarbon chain. It […]

Tatcha Water Cream

  Brand: Tatcha Skin type: Normal, Oily skin, Combination, Sensitive How to use: Scoop a pearl-size amount of cream with the gold spoon. Massage onto face, neck, and décolletage in upward strokes. Use daily, morning and night Ingredients: Water, Saccharomyces/Camellia Sinensis Leaf/Cladosiphon Okamuranus/Rice Ferment Filtrate*, Dimethicone, Propanediol, Glycerin, Diglycerin, Diphenylsiloxy Phenyl Trimethicone, Gold, Belamcanda Chinensis […]

Echinacea

Found in Farmacy’s invincible serum  I love this because it feels very holistic to use – natural at its best. Or in other words the name given to all nine species of flowering plants that are from the daisy family. It has a very extensive history, dating back to the early 20th century. It is […]

AHAs and BHA

So, you’ve been in the skincare community for a while now, I’m assuming you’ve heard of these. But there are so many brands coming out with them. How do you possible choose which one is the right one for you? Do you know how to use them properly?  You probably also already know what they […]

Zelens 3t anti-aging complex cream

Brand: Zelens by Dr Marko Lens Skin type: Dry skin How to use: Apply the cream morning and evening after cleansing. Gently massage in until completely absorbed. Ingredients: Water (Aqua), IsononylIsononanoate, Glycerin, Propanediol, Butylene Glycol, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP Copolymer, Phenoxyethanol, BoragoOfficinalis Seed Oil, Cetearyl Alcohol, CorylusAvellana (Hazel) Seed Oil, […]