Why do they swatch lipstick on hands? | finding the right makeup for smart shoppers

Everytime we look up ” Finding the right lipstick for my skin tone” we may have had one too many faux pas shopping lipsticks. I have more bad make-up decisions than my childhood toys. Its harder to find the right nude lipstick than any other colour: I hardly wore any lipstick all my life untilContinue reading “Why do they swatch lipstick on hands? | finding the right makeup for smart shoppers”

From sunscreens, skin toners, scrubs to serums- what you can DIY at home

There is always this thought that crosses the mind when choosing pricey organic, plant based products: can I make them myself? Well long story short, you CAN. But one, they won’t have as much active ingredient content as specifically extracted for. Two, you can’t store them as efficiently for longer periods because they are notContinue reading “From sunscreens, skin toners, scrubs to serums- what you can DIY at home”

What is exfoliation and how often should you exfoliate skin?

Exfoliation literally means shedding. The skin naturally sheds skin cells by the thousands by moving older and dead cells on a superficial layer over the epidermis. In evolutionary terms, this is a natural barrier for skin shielding it from humidity, temperature and sunlight. Artificial exfoliation is the act of removing that dead layer of cellsContinue reading “What is exfoliation and how often should you exfoliate skin?”