Category: Insights

How To Prep Your Skin For Fall?

The summer winds down, the weather get cooler, and as the leaves slowly start turning – so do you! Those strappy, summery, floral dresses get back into the closet and the light knits, smart coats, cardigans and sweaters come out. Let’s not forget those boots too!
Likewise, your skin’s changing with the weather too. A sweaty, greasy face gives way to a drier skin texture, thanks to dipping temperatures, internal heating and changes in humidity. A total turnover in the seasonal eats also makes a difference!

3 Hispanic Beauties Who Take Skincare Seriously

National Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from 15th September to 15th October and mySkin proudly features 3 hispanic entrepreneurs who have given a whole lot to skin care!
3 Gorgeous Hispanic Entrepreneurs You Should Know.

Get Gorgeous – Superfoods for Healthy and Glowing Skin

Lifestyle plays a huge role to determine your skin’s health and the way it reacts to stress, damage and the environment. Instead of just using beauty products, it is necessary to concentrate on skin health by working on the body from within. This can be done by providing the best foods for your skin. Food is extremely important for the body to grow, develop and repair. Healthy, plant-based foods provide loads of energy and nutrients that are useful for the skin as well as your body. Here are the best foods to incorporate in your diet to give you younger looking, healthy skin.

Is Your Plate Looking GRAINY?

Celebrate Whole Grains Month In September- Eat whole grains! Right from the Vitamins B and E, selenium, iron, zinc, copper, to rich fibre content, whole grains and whole grain foods can get you a healthy heart, fight those PMS blues, keep you in a happy mood and even make your skin radiant! Here are the top 3 whole grains for great skin.

Beware! Are These 5 Ingredients Present In Your Beauty Products?

As a kid, I used to laugh at all the ingredients written on the back of the shampoo or the moisturizer bottle. Most of the words were unpronounceable! Moreover, trying to read them with the shower water at full blast…

Plastic surgery – can it actually make you look prettier?

People turn to plastic surgery when they want to improve their appearance. Sometimes this is used for restorative reasons, like after a serious burn or a car accident. Most often, it is used by people who are unhappy with some aspect of how they look. They feel that plastic surgery can fix their perceived problems, and they may get a face lift, liposuction, a thread vein removal procedure, or nose job in order to look better. But can plastic surgery actually make you look prettier?

Why Is Yoga Good For Your Well-Being?

The Benefits Of Yoga From mySkin. Get working with Yoga in your wellness routine- feel fit, fine and happy 🙂

5 Quick Skincare Tips For Models On The Runway

The lights are on, the music’s about to roll and you’re backstage putting on your final touches. You’re 15 minutes away from the spotlight and you find… your “runway look” is in peril! Well, there’s hardly any time for you to really pamper your skin, you don’t have the time to sit and take care of that zit the way you would ideally like to, or have time to let your eye cream settle in and work its magic.

7 Home Remedies to Mitigate Your Skin Tags

SKIN TAGS! May not be very serious, but they may cause severe itchiness, dryness and irritation on your skin. They mostly occur on your face, neck, throat, nose, armpits, inner thighs, under the chest and genital areas. They could be a cosmetic deterrent for you! Here are 7 home remedies to remove skin tags.

Acne Is A Curse- mySkin Disagrees!

The feeling that makes you relentlessly and fervently scavenge the internet for information, tips, tricks and “how-to’s”, to look up every remedy book for help and even try every second “ this-will-definitely-work” advice from friends and family. Especially when looking good and having a clear face is the in thing! You feel you are cursed with acne!

The One Thing Teens Must Do For Clear Skin

mySkin’s water-based “one-trick-up-the-sleeve” will help you maintain good skin health, keeping it clear and clean. Head back to school with confidence, a skip and clear skin (Y)

Skin Healthy Watermelon For You!

When it comes to beauty and skin care, fruits rule the roost. No other ingredients in skin care are as popular, beneficial and widely used – natural or extracted, eaten or applied! At mySkin, we love all our fruits; however, we dedicate this article to the most humble, simplest, and a whopper of a fruit – the watermelon!

The Secret To Healthy Skin- Being Happy!

When you let go of all those negative emotions, not only does your skin feel the positive physiological benefits, but you also experience peace of mind, an increased ability to appreciate the things around you and you feel relaxed. These feelings again, have a number of benefits like better sleep, better health and well-being, and confidence.

Health And Wellness On The Go With These Wearables

Technology is zooming ahead in leaps and bounds. The world is getting smarter, life is getting quicker and gadgets are making life simpler. All these attempts to meet and adapt to the ever expanding needs of the “Gen-next” has the gizmo world digging deeper into wearable technology and devices.

5 Acne Myths To Debunk Now!

Are you afraid of the ‘A’ word? Are you avoiding moisturizers just because there’s a whole internet section devoted to, ‘why moisturizers and other products can cause it’, and, did you just give up on those chocolates you have stashed up in your refrigerator? With all the old wives tales surrounding acne, and all the misleading information available, we wouldn’t really blame you for believing these myths about Acne vulgaris. In fact, we’ll simply bust them for you!

Do You Know This DIY Skin Angel?

Papayas! Starting with a super beta-carotene kick, this ‘angel fruit’ is choc-a-bloc with phytochemicals and enzymes, alpha and beta hydroxy acids, Vitamin A and C, and Potassium. This fruit helps in healing dry flaky skin, boosts collagen production and even moisturizes your skin.The papaya’s secret ingredient papain, is an enzyme with anti-inflammatory properties that lightens the skin, fades blemishes and scars. It’s a gentle exfoliator as it dissolves inactive protein and dead cells on the top layer of your skin.
Call it papaya, pawpaw, papaw, papita or pepe- this fruit is an angel for your skin.

How Can Your Friend Help You Achieve Your Beauty Goals?

Research proves that when it comes to following a particular health regime like diets, workouts or even quitting smoking, when done with your friend, you end up being 45% more willing to start, and 40% more successful in achieving your end goal. These statistics apply to your beauty goals too! Here’s how your friends help.

5 Harmful Ways UV Impacts Your Life

UV radiation can lead to acute or chronic health effects, affecting the overall immune system, eyes and skin cancers. Let’s look at 5 harmful effects of UV radiation.

Rainy Day Beauty Tips For You

Throughout human history, people and cultures all over the world have celebrated rain and it’s life-giving power. All life is dependent on rain, and rain is what keeps our world green and fresh and beautiful. Rain is no less important today than it has been in the past, and now people around the world have Rain Day, a day to celebrate all things wet and wonderful.

Get Garlic Working To Zap Acne

One of Garlic’s most powerful properties is to reduce acne, acne spots, and brighten skin. Its antioxidant properties help fight free radicals, enhancing blood circulation and giving your skin a glow. The antifungal, antibacterial and antiseptic properties of garlic prevent re-occurrences of acne breakouts giving you clear skin. Here are three ways to use garlic to prevent acne