How to Deal with Dry Skin

Dry skin tends to be itchy, rough, scaly and flaky, meaning that you no doubt already know whether or not you have dry skin. There is no denying that dryness can be extremely frustrating to deal with, but this guide will talk you through all you need to know. What…

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Everything You Need to Know About Acne

In the USA alone, 60 million people suffer from acne, with 20% of them being adults. Yes, acne is often associated with teenagers, but this skin condition can affect just about anyone, no matter your age, gender or race. Whether you are wondering what to do about your very first…

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Ingredients to Watch Out for if You Have Sensitive Skin

Everybody’s skin has a natural protective barrier, designed to keep moisture in while protecting the skin from the environment. However, when this barrier is compromised, which can happen due to a number of different reasons, sensitive skin is the result. Not sure if you have sensitive skin or not? A…

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The Definitive Guide to Physical and Chemical Sunscreens

There are two main types of sunscreen out there; physical and chemical. With each one having their own set of advantages and disadvantages, it is important to understand the differences between the two, so that you can make an informed decision when it comes to choosing the best sunscreen for…

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What Are Free Radicals?

Free radicals is a term that has been in the spotlight quite a bit lately, especially when it comes to skin care, and for good reason too. Free radicals are something that each and every one of us needs to be aware of. Why? Read on to find out… What…

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A Comprehensive Guide to Minerals for Your Skin

Minerals have been used for skin care purposes for centuries now, as they play such an important role when it comes to the health of the skin, as well as the rest of the body. From natural sources of minerals to skin care products containing added minerals, this guide will…

Tricky Skin Care Terms Explained

Have you ever heard a skin care-related term or phrase, but have no idea what it actually means? This guide will take you through the world of baffling skin care terminology, helping you to understand exactly what each term means, so that you are never kept in the dark again….

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Vitamins in Your Skincare

Many skin care products are formulated to include a few different vitamins, and this is because of the incredible benefits that vitamins can bring to the skin. From vitamin A to vitamin E, this guide will help you to understand the skin-related differences between some of the most common vitamins…

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What’s Alcohol Doing in Your Skincare?

If you’ve ever taken a look at the ingredients label on the majority of skin care products out there, you are likely to have seen alcohol-based ingredients listed a couple of times. While you may not have paid much attention to this in the past, it is so important for…

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Your Guide to Essential Fatty Acids

Essential fatty acids are a term that you have probably heard thrown around quite a bit, because they are extremely important to the human body. If you are looking to give your health, as well as your skin, a bit of a boost, learning more about essential fatty acids could…