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10 Important Acids for Your Skincare Arsenal

These days, it seems impossible to talk to any skin care enthusiast without hearing never-ending praises about the alleged superpowers of cosmetic acids. So, what are these skin care super-chargers? And how are they able to contribute to a glowing complexion, exactly? Salicylic Acid This is one of the most…

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These Ancient Skincare Ingredients are Making a Comeback

While science may be helping the skin care industry to progress in leaps and bounds, there is still something to be said for all of those natural ingredients that were used in ancient times. From pearl to saffron, many of these ingredients were first used thousands of years ago, but…

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Myths That Are Damaging Your Skin

You may think that you know quite a bit about skin care, but so much of the information out there leans more towards being a myth than the truth. To ensure that you are not unintentionally damaging your skin, have a read through these common skin care myths. Myth: You…

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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…

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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All About Botanical Extracts

When it comes to skin care, botanicals are a term that you will hear thrown around quite a bit… But what exactly does this mean? From the way in which they work to the benefits that they bring to your skin, here is the lowdown on botanical extracts. What are…