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What are the top best skincare ingredients?

 The top 10 natural active ingredients anti-aging: We believe these are the best as it is easy to use them together or alone. They are also non irritating and can be used even during pregnancy Asthaxanthin A powerful antioxidant against photoaging of the skin carotenoids such as astaxanthin, are highly valued molecules in dermatology. And […]

4 Amazing Health Benefits of CBD You Need to Know

Many people now turn to Cannabidiol for remedy during health challenges. Cannabidiol or CBD is just one out of over 100 compounds extracted from cannabis or marijuana plant. The absence of mind-altering properties, or tetracannabinol, is a reason for its growing popularity. An increasing number of people are using CBD oil as a better option […]

Skincare tips for Women of Color

It is no secret that managing the problems of black skin is sometimes quite difficult! It can be oily but dehydrated, sensitive but less likely to get wrinkles, it is rich in melanin but riddled with hyperpigmentation. It’s got us believing that it can withstand a lot, but we need to keep in mind that […]

Hyaluronic Acid: A Molecule For All Skin Types

Hyaluronic acid is a substance produced naturally by our body. It was discovered in 1934 by scientists from the Department of Ophthalmology at Columbia University in New York, John Palmer and Karl Meyer. This molecule owes its name to the Greek word hyalos which means “glassy” and to its high concentration of uronic acid. Hyaluronic […]

Are Hydrating Serums Necessary?

As its name suggests, the hydrating serum … hydrates! It is a treatment that is applied directly to the skin in order to deeply revitalize it. Intended for both men and women, it comes in the form of a relatively liquid fluid, sometimes in the form of a gel. Restore a new radiance to your […]

How Your Skin pH is Related to Your Health

What exactly is skin pH? It’s short for ‘potential hydrogen’ and it refers to the acidity level of the skin. A pH of 7, which is the acidity level of pure water, is considered neutral. Anything below that value is acidic and alkaline above it. The optimal pH value of human skin – on most […]

Why We Love The Prickly Pear: An Anti-Aging Hero Ingredient

It has 3 times more antioxidant power than Argan oil! The prickly pear is an oval fruit containing multiple seeds. http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yyO6pFKbAWE Its weight can vary from 50 to 400 g and its color is red, yellow, white or green, depending on its geographical area. The number of seeds is much greater than in most fruits […]

Collagen & Veganism: Should You Be Worried?

Collagen supports the skin, providing it with the firmness and elasticity it needs to move and function healthily. Our bodies naturally make collagen until around the age of 30. From this age on, it produces fewer and fewer hormones and less collagen. By the age of 40, the production of this protein can be reduced […]

8 Tips For Fighting Mascne

How to protect your skin from damage when you wear a mask. Wearing a mask for long periods can cause slight discomfort. The repeated rubbing of the mask can cause irritation and redness or even burns from the friction. Breathing within the mask for long periods of time creates excess humidity which can clog the […]

Is Your Phone Screen Aging You?

So you’ve lathered on your sunscreen to protect your skin from harmful UVA and UVB rays outside, but what about the dangerous light inside? SPF and sun protection have become hot topics in the world of consumer skincare, but there is an even more dangerous culprit undermining your skin health that’s closer than you think: […]

A Skincare Routine For Your 30’s

What Skincare Should You Be Using In Your 30’s Your 30’s are the decade of motivation and determination. You know what you want and what you don’t want, what looks good and what doesn’t, but your struggle is to delay the first signs of aging. The first signs of aging appear in your 30’s: wrinkles, […]

A Complete Guide to Face Serums

Are face serums a necessary step in your skincare routine? Serums are a cosmetic product with mainly moisturizing properties. In addition, depending on their formulation, there are anti-aging, antioxidant or skin illuminator serums. This product is characterized by its extra light texture and you can find it in different forms: gel, liquid or emulsion. This […]

What are Expression Lines?

What are Expression Lines? Expression Lines are from using the muscles in our face due to everyday emotions and motions. When we smile, drink out of a straw, open our eyes, frown, think, being angry, or being surprised causes muscle contraction that causes folds or wrinkles in the epidermis. When skin gets golded in the […]

Does Needle-Free Botox Exist?

Spilanthol, a compound derived from the Paracress Plant, is Botox for needle-phobes.  In a clinical study, 75% of users saw the smoothing effect of Spilanthol on fine lines and wrinkles immediately. How is this possible? Spilanthol is hardly new, in fact, it’s ancient! Also known as the “toothache plant,” Spilanthol has been used for hundreds […]

Top 4 Reasons to Go Natural

The great debate: natural or synthetic? As a cosmetic chemist, my personal opinion is that we should always opt for natural cosmetics as much as possible, and here are my reasons why: Your body uses and metabolizes natural substances better. Nature offers whole and complex substances; science dissects them and separates their elements. Whole substances […]

What Is Astaxanthin and Why Is It 2021’s Must Have Ingredient?

Astaxanthin: 2021’s “It” ingredient in beauty and wellness. Astaxanthin is a member of the xanthophyll carotenoid family. It is the main carotenoid found in red algae and aquatic animals and is a powerful antioxidant that works within the body to scavenge free radical damage.  The most common natural source for Astaxanthin is the algae “Hematococcus Pluvialis,” […]

The 5 Golden Rules of Eye Cream

The eye area is one of the most fragile areas of the face. Very thin and poor in sebaceous glands (secreting sebum which limits the drying out of the skin), it does not have a protective hydrolipidic film. These are the reasons why you must be particularly demanding when choosing your eye contour.   Use […]