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7 Hard Truths About Cellulite – Cellulite Facts & Treatment

Cellulite is something most women must deal with on a daily basis. No matter how hard you try to work out at the gym or how many squats you do, it just doesn’t seem to budge. Managing cellulite isn’t about gym workouts it is about understanding what causes it to form...
January 10, 2023
5 Reasons For Shea Butter's Popularity In The Beauty Industry

5 Reasons For Shea Butter's Popularity In The Beauty Industry

One of the most popular ingredients in beauty products is shea butter. Shea butter comes from the nut of the African shea tree and has been used for centuries in Africa as part of their culture.  

The benefits of shea butter are plentiful and include: moisturising, healing skin conditions such as eczema or psoriasis, and preventing wrinkles and age spots...

December 23, 2022
5 Ways Glycation Harms Your Skin and What to Do About It

5 Ways Glycation Harms Your Skin and What to Do About It

Your skin’s moisture barrier is crucial to the health and appearance of your skin. The problem is, the barrier is very sensitive, and when it’s harmed, you feel and see the consequences.

One of the major threats to your moisture barrier is glycation, but what exactly does that mean? 

December 16, 2022
The Benefits of Blueberry Extract in Skincare

The Benefits of Blueberry Extract in Skincare

With skincare fads everywhere, it’s difficult to find natural, safe ingredients that work. Many products promise to improve your skin, but they don’t deliver and sometimes even make it worse.

Blueberry extract is clinically proven to improve your skin’s moisture barrier, which is necessary for beautiful skin free of blemishes, dryness, and fine lines.

December 12, 2022
What is the Acne Biofilm

What is the Acne Biofilm

You can think of the biofilm as a sticky coating around a toffee apple. Unless you can get beyond that sticky toffee, that big juicy apple is impervious to your attempts to eat it. Unfortunately, biofilm formation in your skin means the usual methods for tackling acne will not work...

September 19, 2022
What is Psoriasis — how to differentiate Eczema and Psoriasis

What is Psoriasis — how to differentiate Eczema and Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a skin condition characterised by an abnormally hastened turnover of skin cells that produces rough, scaly patches of thickened skin. Due to this, understanding the skin's lipid barrier is important to treating and healing conditions with such characteristics. 

Our skin is perpetually on the move forming the skin's lipid barrier providing waterproofing for the skin and protecting us from the environment, airborne pathogens, and water loss. So when this barrier can no longer be formed, our skin dries and flakes.

September 02, 2022
Botanical Retinol: Mother Nature's Answer with Zero Skin Irritation

Botanical Retinol: Mother Nature's Answer with Zero Skin Irritation

Retinol pretty much does it all. Improves skin texture, eases the symptoms of acne, speeds up cell renewal, reduces the visible signs of ageing, and reduces blotchy pigmentation. Unfortunately though, retinol has a downside as it can cause redness, flaking skin, and irritation. We believe a botanical alternative is an excellent way to gain all the benefits of retinol without unwanted side effects. 

July 05, 2022
Choosing The Best Cleanser For Dry Skin

Choosing The Best Cleanser For Dry Skin

The lipid layer is a permeable barrier and can become disrupted when excessively exposed to the environment. If you have dry skin, you'll know how difficult it can be to keep the skin soft, supple and hydrated. when the skin is incorrectly cleansed...
June 03, 2022
Are You Over Exfoliating Your Skin

Are You Over Exfoliating Your Skin

There's no need to overdo it when exfoliating at home. In fact, over-exfoliation can adversely affect your skin and lead to skin conditions such as sensitivity, flakiness, moisture loss, and a general imbalance in the skin. 
May 20, 2022
The 4 Most Common Causes of Premature Ageing

The 4 Most Common Causes of Premature Ageing

Ageing is a natural and unavoidable part of life, but if you observe some common signs of premature ageing of the skin on your face, arms, legs and hands you can take steps to slow down the process and even reverse some of the damaged caused.
November 05, 2021
Bakuchiol - The natural substitute for retinol, FREE of side effects

Bakuchiol - The natural substitute for retinol, FREE of side effects

You don't want to use harsh chemicals, but you also don't want acne…

It is such a topic of discussion these days as we all seek more natural alternatives to skincare products. It can be very disheartening trying to find what we need without the hard side effects and the information isn’t readily available to the everyday consumers.

October 21, 2021
What You Need To Know About Vitamin C Serums

What You Need To Know About Vitamin C Serums

Vitamin C serums are one of the most popular skincare products on the market right now, but there are several factors that you need to take into account before you purchase on for yourself. Before we go any further...
October 05, 2021