TO BE OR NOT TO BE? THE TRUTH BEHIND COMMERCIAL FRAGRANCES   This post was inspired by one of customer’s questions: “My question is in regards to the DMAE Total Restore lifting serum and the Organic Facial Cleanser ... Do the skin care products have an offensive smell...are ...

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TO BE OR NOT TO BE? THE TRUTH BEHIND COMMERCIAL FRANGRANCES

  No one gets enough sleep, and if someone says they do, they’re probably lying to you. If you ever actually do manage to get enough sleep, you’ve probably ended up being late on more than one occasion due to your morning beauty routine taking way too long. If you’re struggling to ...

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How to Make Your Morning Beauty Routine Faster

Skin is one of the most sensitive and essential parts of the human body. However, it is also the most exposed, be it to harsh sunlight or even damaging Ultraviolet rays. Moreover, it is often neglected despite its importance. But this needs to stop in order to avoid long lasting damaging ...

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UV Protection: Better Safe than Sorry!

  What are organic cosmetics?   The answer to the question depends on who you ask. When the question is raised to a chemist the response is straight forward and clear. To a chemist the word organic means a chemical compound that contains carbon. Unlike in the food industry ...

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What are organic cosmetics?

  Everyone who works in the cosmetics industry knows that the US Food and Drug Administration, our great regulatory authority, does not recognize the term “Anti-Aging Creams” applied to any skin care product. It is absolutely banned from official vocabulary, and with good ...

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Why does the FDA not like the “Anti-Age” label for cosmetic products?

  There are four large groups of moisturizing components that are used in the cosmetic industry. Each fancy name you see on the label belongs to one of those groups and can be categorized as certain chemical compound.   The first group is Hygroscopic ingredients. These are ...

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Moisturizers. Part 2

  Moisturizers are popular and well known cosmetic components that "moisturize" your skin. Some claim that they moisturize the skin within, the others claim deep hydration, but it is not completely clear how exactly these products work.   What is the skin hydration? For ...

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Moisturizers – the True Story

  Makeup is an essential part of almost every woman's beauty routine. But we rarely think about dangers that lurk behind when applying makeup. Most cosmetic products are maid of natural oils and other ingredients that are an excellent environment for bacteria growth. Makeup brushes and ...

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The Dangers of A Cosmetic Brush