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What Oils Are Best For Dry Skin?

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What Oils Are Best For Dry Skin?

If you are new to facial oils and your primary concern is dry/lacklustre/flaky skin - this post is for you! Let us introduce you to 3 of our favourite organic facial oils that will transform your skin from dry and lifeless to supple and radiant.

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The Pros And The Cons From The Use Of Nanoparticles In Cosmetics

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The Pros And The Cons From The Use Of Nanoparticles In Cosmetics

When nanotechnology entered the world of cosmetics, we all hailed it. It promised to bring improved performance, and aesthetically more pleasing results (read: smoother skin surface and glowing complexion). Cosmetics giants rushed to incorporate nanomaterials into their production processes and today there are hardly any cosmetic manufacturer that do not offer nano-enhanced products.  The research on nanotechnology that followed, though, found that nanoparticles were damaging the environment by destroying useful microorganisms. This raised the question of the safety of nanoparticles for the human health. Ever since then, eminent scientific bodies in Europe and the US have been warning the manufacturers that...

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What's in My Skincare? Aloe Vera Extract

Aloe Vera Extract What's in my skincare?

What's in My Skincare? Aloe Vera Extract

Aloe Vera Extract – The healing power of the “Plant of Immortality”! The plant of Aloe Vera (Aloe barbadensis) has been known for decades, dating back to ancient Egypt where it was called the “plant of immortality”. Back then it was used as herbal medicine, for the healing of wounds and as a beauty elixir by the Egyptian royalty. Nowadays Aloe Vera Extract is one of the most common and widely studied ingredients in personal care products – it can be found listed at the back of almost every product you use daily – starting from cleansers and toners and...

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