Infused Water: Skincare Miracle Or Myth?

Photo by Francesca Hotchin on Unsplash You might have heard of infused waters, infusions or detox water in the past. Many celebrities and influencers alike swear by their skin and health improving qualities; but are these waters actually beneficial for your skin and overall health? Read on to find out Firstly, what is infused water? … Continue reading Infused Water: Skincare Miracle Or Myth?

What Are LED Face Masks And Can They Benefit Your Skin?

Dermalight LED Mask Tech and skincare, by no means a new concept but certainly one that has been gaining traction over the years. There are an increasing number of gadgets you can purchase for your skin, anywhere from facial steamers to LED face masks. But what are these LED face masks, and how can they … Continue reading What Are LED Face Masks And Can They Benefit Your Skin?

Vitamins And Minerals Required For Healthy Skin Function: A Complete Guide

Photo by loanne pasleau on Unsplash Vitamins And Minerals: A Summary Vitamins and minerals are essential nutrients that our bodies require in order to function properly. Vitamins are complex organic molecules often made by plants or animals, whereas minerals are simple inorganic elements which cannot be made by plants or animals; commonly found in soil … Continue reading Vitamins And Minerals Required For Healthy Skin Function: A Complete Guide

Why You Should Stop Touching Your Face

Photo by aditya septian on Unsplash Touching your face is a bad habit that has negative consequences for your skin, it also promotes the spread of viruses (including COVID-19). It can be hard to kick the habit, especially at a desk job where it's really easy to rest your face on your hand after a long day's work. … Continue reading Why You Should Stop Touching Your Face

Tea Tree Oil: The Secret To Healthier Skin

Photo by NordWood Themes on Unsplash Tea tree oil is an essential oil, it has been used for many centuries as a natural remedy for various skin ailments. It's considered to provide countless benefits to not only the skin but also general health. You'll find the name pop up often in herbal remedy guides and … Continue reading Tea Tree Oil: The Secret To Healthier Skin

Facial Steamers: An Essential Beauty Investment

Panasonic Facial Steamer There are many conventional methods with which you can steam your face, this includes the hot towel method, as well as placing your face over a bowl of hot water. Electronic facial steamers get rid of the faff and make at-home facial steaming an easy process, that being said here's why facial … Continue reading Facial Steamers: An Essential Beauty Investment

CBD In Skin-Care, Is It Actually Worth It?

Photo by Humphrey Muleba on Unsplash What is CBD? Cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD, is one of the two, all natural compounds found in cannabis plants (marijuana/hemp); the other being tetrahydrocannabinol, more commonly known as THC. Unlike THC, CBD is not psychoactive and therefore does not result in a ‘high’. The relaxing of cannabis … Continue reading CBD In Skin-Care, Is It Actually Worth It?

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Why You Should Avoid Alcohol In Skincare Products

Photo by Mae Mu on Unsplash Alcohol is often found in toners, moisturisers, serums and face masks; it's purpose often is to act as an thickener or preservative. Alcohol can also change the texture of skin care products, the way they feel on the skin, and come with the added benefit of anti-bacterial properties. That being said, there … Continue reading Why You Should Avoid Alcohol In Skincare Products