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Face Oil For Radiant Skin

A great face oil can help with a multitude of skincare concerns. Be it dehydrated, mature or oily skin, oils can have impressive results. There’s a common misconception that some skin (such as oily types) should steer clear of face oils. However, if you find the right one for your skin type, oils work well for everyone.

Skin Benefits of Beeswax

Known mostly for its conditioning properties, beeswax also has a number of other benefits for the skin, including an action that helps to calm and soothe. What is Beeswax? Honeybees produce a natural wax, secreting it from glands on the sides of their bodies. They then scrape the wax off, chew it up and secrete […]

Moisturisers Key To Managing Eczema Cycle

What is eczema? Eczema is one of the most common skin conditions. It is also called dermatitis and simply means inflamed skin. Eczema can occur at any time although it is very common in children and babies. Childhood eczema frequently occurs in the body creases and is called “atopic dermatitis”. Adults often develop eczema on […]

Laundry Detergent, Fabric Softener and Eczema

Laundry detergents and fabric softeners are chemical products for washing and softening clothes. However, they do accumulate in clothes with repeated washes. The chemicals in these washing products are then slowly released. When they come in contact with the skin, these chemicals behave as irritants and can worsen eczema symptoms. These chemical agents can trigger […]

Organics Solution To All Your Sanitizing Job!

With the rise of disease causing pathogens, the responsibilities of parents become more challenging as they try to keep their families healthy and happy. With so many dangerous sicknesses making their rounds, there also seem to be a rise in anti-bacterial products in the market too! Unfortunately, most such products not only kill the targeted bacteria and germs, but they weaken the natural defence structure of […]

5 Scary Reasons To Avoid Petroleum And Mineral Oil In Your Skincare Products

Petroleum and mineral oil are like cilantro—they’re polarizing. Some of you guys with a hippie beauty bent already avoid them like the plague. (And there’s no doubt that some beauty brands capitalize on not having these ingredients in their formulas. “No mineral oil” is the new “no parabens”.) Just the fact that they’re derived from crude […]

What is your acne telling you?

I always knew that the once-monthly spots that overtook my chin were the result of not-so-stable hormones. However, when my dermatologist took one look at the sudden outcrop of angry zits on my nose and asked me to get my blood pressure checked, it introduced me to a whole new (actually old) science of face […]

Oily Skin And Acne: Essential Tips by Amazingy

Your skin is fitted with a wide range of functions aiming to protect your body from harm. The skin’s fundamental purpose is to act as a barrier between you and the outside world, monitoring what enters and what leaves your body. The skin is able to keep itself healthy by maintaining the perfect balance of […]

Should I Stop Using Talcum Powder?

Talcum Powder Mothers, nurses and nannies use silky white talcum powder to treat diaper rash, to absorb moisture and as a deodorant. The mineral talc, from which talcum powder is developed, is a component of popular cosmetic and personal hygiene products used by many on a daily basis. However, new research links talc to ovarian […]

What Really Causes Adult Acne?

Did anyone ever tell you that acne is a teenage skin problem? Did anyone tell you that you would grow out of your acne, but you didn’t? You’re not alone! In fact, 60 million adult Americans have acne, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. That’s about 1 in 4 adults! It’s a multi-billion-dollar industry. […]