How Can Jojoba Oil Be Your Skin’s Best Friend

Known for its ability to restore and nourish the skin, jojoba oil is a natural oil produced from the jojoba plant (Simmondsia Chinensis), a perennial woody shrub native to the Southwestern United States. Since jojoba oil is similar to sebum, the oil produced by human skin, it can be the natural miracle oil for different […]

Getting Rid of the Sun Burns

1. What is Sunburn? Sunburn is literally a “burn” to the skin that is caused by overexposure to the sun’s ultraviolet rays. The energy contained in the UV rays is absorbed by the skin and slowly builds up over the course of exposure. A short exposure can cause tanning, longer exposure can cause burns. This […]

The Truth About Plant Milks

Different types of plant milks seem to be a popular trend these days. Everyone seems to be on some sort of health craze, trying to avoid drinking regular cow’s milk and adopting plant milk substitutes like soy or almond milk. Around 65% of adults all over the world are lactose intolerant which means their bodies […]

6 Essential Tips to Stop Razor Burns

Nothing is more irritating than having red patches of inflamed skin and bumps after shaving your face, legs, underarms or other areas. We’ve gathered a few tips to help you prevent razor burns when shaving! 1) Exfoliate the Skin Regularly Exfoliating the skin before shaving helps remove dead skin cells on the surface of the […]

The Pros and Cons of the Newest Beauty Trend: Skin Fasting

What Is Skin Fasting? Skin fasting is the act of avoiding all skincare products people use daily as a way to strengthen the skin’s natural protective barrier. In other words, it’s about skipping your entire skincare routine, including peel-off mask, serum, lotions, exfoliants, etc. and allow the skin to normalize the secretion of natural oils […]

How to Protect Your Skin From Ultraviolet (UV) Rays

Ultraviolet radiations are invisible rays that form part of the energy coming from the sun. It consists of 3 types of rays, namely, ultraviolet A (UVA), ultraviolet B (UVB), and ultraviolet C (UVC). The 3 types of rays have different yet equally harmful effects on the skin in summer and, surprisingly, in winter as well! […]

4 Ways to Get Rid of a Sun Tan at Home

Sun tanning occurs when the skin darkens due to increased production of the skin pigment, melanin, after prolonged exposure to ultraviolet rays. Unwanted suntan or uneven skin color can be unpleasant to some. Luckily, we’ve gathered a few tips to help you fade your suntan at home. 1) Tomato Juice Tomato is an effective remedy […]