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Best Retinol alternatives for sensitive skin

Retinol is probably one of those skin care ingredients you a bit weary of due to the nasty side effects stories!. Today we will unpack why and if we actually need it and whether there are any natural alternatives. So let’s see what the fuss is all about when it comes to retinol. What is […]

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7 Ways to keep skin healthy in a face mask

By now we are all familiar with face masks and it has become a part of our daily attire. For some of us our dress code actually revolves around our face mask palette and vice versa. We have somehow learned how to cope with these nuisances on our faces. Common side effect on your skin […]

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Common skin care mistakes to avoid

Just with one click of a button  we have access to  gazillions of data on how to solve our skin woes. But when we sift through all these helpful tips we start to see contradictions and misleading information. All of which can actually keep us in a state of bad skin for eternity! The common […]

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When to start using Hyaluronic Acid?

When it comes to clean & uncomplicated skin care, Hyaluronic Acid or HA is one ingredient that you will need to stock up on for life. No need to  rush off to a beauty salon for that new trendy treatment. All you really need is something your skin is already familiar with. In this article […]

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The best hydrosols to use on your skin

One of the key ingredients to a healthy, glowing skin is drinking copious amounts of purified water. But did you also know about a natural water you can splash on your face that will deliver that glowing result? On the quest to save the planet and my skin I have discovered this aromatic water known […]

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7 Reasons to use Aloe Vera

The first thing that springs to mind is the soothing sensation this has on my sunburn. But this is not the only reason why aloe is an amazing compliment for your natural skin care kit. Let’s take a closer look at this healing plant and all it can do for your skin. The succulent Aloe […]

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Does Turmeric really brighten skin?

Don’t be shocked when I tell you that the golden spice you love to cook with is more than just good for a curry! Turmeric is indeed the best multi talented ingredient out there that delivers a punch in more ways than one. This south Indian spice staple gives depth and color to your dishes […]

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The true beauty of rose water

Roses are truly a thing of beauty and the floral scent sends you to a calm and happy place. A glance back in time we can just picture Cleopatra bathing blissfully in her rose petal water. The healing properties of rose water make it the ideal natural solution to keep skin youthful and rejuvenated. Time […]

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7 Reasons to try witch hazel for skin

On  our quest to find  more clean and just plain good ingredients to use for our skin, turning to  plants and flowers that have been there centuries is becoming more necessary. Witch hazel is always going to be a staple in the natural skin care universe. Lets re-discover the reasons why we see witch hazel […]

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This citrus fruit is great for your skin

If you think I’m talking about a lemon or an orange think again! This fragrant citrus fruit that could be mistaken for a lime is known as Bergamot. That name may ring a bell as it is used as a popular beauty, perfume and aromatherapy staple. This unique fruit as delicious as it sounds  cannot […]