Brand: Pommade divine Skin type: Sensitive skin – Can be used to treat serious skin condition such as eczema or psoriasis. How to use: Cleanse skin and apply as needed to itchy, dry skin and cuticles. Ingredients: Lanolin, Olus Oil, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Parfum (Fragrance)*, Jojoba Esters, Styrax Benzoin Resin Extract, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) […]
The second part to my history of skincare series takes us to ancient China. I’ve always associated China with beauty because of the known fact that eastern countries have excellent skincare regiments, especially northern Asia where they strive to look as youthful and bright as possible. They are very big on a simple and regular […]
Want to try Glycolic acid? I’ve tried the two best in the market for you..
This is not to necessarily a comparative but rather a list of the benefits that both can give to your skin. I am a big believer in acids for all skin types because both oily and dry skin is a sign of dehydration and I swear by properly cleaning your skin and then adding hydration […]
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Why it is imperative to get interactive with your skincare.
Used in skincare as an antioxidant because of their Vitamin E activity. There are four types of tocopherol; alpha (the most antioxidant), beta, gamma and delta. There amount of likeness to Vitamin E depends on the number of methyl groups they have attached to the first benzene ring. The more methyl groups there are the more antioxidant properties they have.
Brand: Estee Lauder Skin Type: Suitable for all but best for oily/acne prone How to use: Apply to clean skin avoiding eye area Ingredients: Salicylic Acid 0.5% Inactive Ingredients: Water/Aqua/Eau, Dimethicone, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Water, PPG-14 Butyl Ether, Acetyl Glucosamine, Sucrose, Isodecyl Neopentanoate, Steareth-21, Glycine, Acrylamide/Sodium Acryloyldimethyltaurate Copolymer, Laminaria, Saccharina Extract, Caffeine, Tocopheryl Acetate, Isohexadecane, […]
Glucose/sucrose derivative used for emulsification stabilization and prolonging the shelf life of a product. Used in skincare and food care products and perfectly safe for use in both.
Eating right is not only beneficial for your waistline. Your skin needs to be catered to from the beginning and that means your diet.