Tag: Vitamin C

Products To Avoid In Your Beauty Routine

Products To Avoid In Your Beauty Routine

Many people try and replicate the beauty routines of their friends, families and loved ones. However, the complicated facts of skin types, beauty products and non-specific advice everywhere we look makes this trial-and-error process far from optimal; if you just…

Importance of Vitamin C In Cold Weather

Importance of Vitamin C In Cold Weather

When winter is sneaking around, many of us change our routines, whether it’s wardrobe, skincare, diet or supplements. Winter brings seasonal flu, the cold, joint inflammation or simply energy drainage for some people, so most of us try and prepare…

Keep Your Skin Vital With Vitamin C

Keep Your Skin Vital With Vitamin C

In the skincare universe, there are a couple of ingredients everyone swears by: vitamin C is definitely one of them and for a good reason!

Recipe: Pass the Peas Please!

Recipe: Pass the Peas Please!

Green peas are one of the most nutritious leguminous vegetables rich in health benefiting phyto-nutrients, minerals, vitamins and anti-oxidants – all great for skin health!

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo and Get Glowing Skin

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo and Get Glowing Skin

Today is Cinco de Mayo. In case you were looking for an excuse to celebrate, we have one for you. Salsa is good for skin. Not sure whether to reach for traditional or spice things up with a fruit salsa? You really can’t go wrong as both have healthy skin benefits.

Sometimes less is more: Spotlight on Vitamin C

Sometimes less is more: Spotlight on Vitamin C

When it comes to skincare, sometimes less is more. As we’ve covered in the first 2 segments of this series, overusing or combining certain products can have the opposite effect of the one you are hoping for – irritation, dryness…

Sometimes Less Is More: Spotlight On Retin-A and Retinols

Sometimes Less Is More: Spotlight On Retin-A and Retinols

In the quest for healthy skin many of us will try anything and everything. Armed with a drawer full of products we follow every tip we have every read or heard. And then we wonder why our skin isn’t “perfect”….

At Home Facial With Peppermint

At Home Facial With Peppermint

Before starting your specialized facial, ensure your face has been cleansed by using your facial sauna. This will help open up your pores, extract any blackheads and ensure your skin is more receptive to the peppermint leaves. Also, when cleansing the skin of the paste, use the cotton pads to properly remove the paste. This will avoid you irritating the skin by possibly scrubbing it with your hands and transferring any bacteria or dirt you may have. It will also effectively remove the tiny grains of oatmeal that can easily be left behind.