Tag: beauty writing
What Is Kojic Acid? The Essential Skincare Alphabet
Kojic acid is a relatively new up and coming skincare ingredient. The reason for this, I believe, is because of the sudden interest in treating skin pigmentation conditions using acids. What is Kojic acid? In short, it’s a by-product of the aerobic process of carbohydrates. However, this is a beauty blog, so that is probably…
What Are Sebaceous Filaments?
Sebacaeous filaments are essential in the lubrication of the skin because they are the structures that allow sebum (oil), to flow to the surface of the skin. They are cylindrical in shape with a whiteish-yellowish colour and are found in areas of the skin rich in sebaceous glands. They can be seen by the naked eye…
Skincare Myths Debunked, Part One
The Best Skincare Products For Acne
Acne is something that many of us will or have suffered with in our lifetimes. Many of the frustrations surrounding acne comes from the fact that it is incredibly difficult to get rid of and seems to appear at the most inopportune times. So, what exactly causes acne? Well, you may already know the answer…