What are the Sunscreens and Why Should I Use Sunscreen?

Exposure to the sun’s rays is the #1 cause of skin aging via oxidative stress and inflammation. Sunscreens are FDA-approved over-the-counter products used for the prevention of skin cancer and early signs of aging when used in conjunction with limiting sun exposure and wearing protective clothing. Sunlight consists of two types of harmful rays that […]

What are Face Masks & Their Benefits?

WHAT ARE MASKS? Face masks are great additions to any skincare routine to target specific skin care concerns. Masks can help hydrate skin, remove excess oils and help improve the appearance of pores—while providing a relaxing, spa-like experience at home. HOW DO MASKS WORK? Face masks are occlusive—meaning they blanket the skin, delivering benefit ingredients […]

What is a Face Moisturiser & How Does It Work?

WHAT ARE MOISTURISERS? A face moisturiser is a lotion, or cream emulsion, ointment or balm formulated with emollients that help skin stay hydrated. Moisturisers hydrate the surface layers of the skin. Their main skin benefit is that they seal the skin, locking in moisture and nutrients, while protecting the skin from environmental irritants. HOW DO […]

What is a Face Serum and How Can it Benefit Your Skin?

WHAT ARE SERUMS? Face Serums are highly concentrated formulations designed to penetrate quickly and deeply into the skin and address common causes of aging and skin damage. Serums are likely to contain more targeted benefit ingredients such as collagen, brightening agents, antioxidants, nutrients and vitamins than moisturisers and are typically applied to skin after cleansing […]