Glycerin in everything
Why does Glycerin seem to be in all the products I use and all those I've been researching into? Because glycerin, I kid you not, seems to be this magic compound that is miraculously colourless and odourless, its also known to be completely non-toxic. So whats the point here? why is a colourless, odourless, thick liquid used in so many skin products? Here's the deal, glycerin acts as a barrier on the skin and therefore, protects it from chemicals which can irritate the skin, particular theRead More
Know Your Products!!!
PRECAUTIONS: Do not use if sensitive to any of the ingredients. This is SO important but how do you know which of the ingredients you are reacting to when there are so many? Well, what I have been doing is getting familiar with the names. If I'm using a new product, I pick out the names of ingredients which I typically see in my everyday products and look up the terms which I'm not so familiar with. Simply Me can help you, look through the blogs, you may find what you need to know,Read More
What can Retinol do for us?
I've only just started using a face serum, recommended to me by a Sales assistant in the KIKO store, Oxford Circus. She was lovely and brutally honest! She was confident about her belief in face Serum and was adamant that I ( and everyone else for that matter) should use it to help with the pigmentation issues and the dehydrated appearance of my skin - so I purchased the Serum at a reasonable price of £23.90. The 'Sublime Youth Serum' I have been using contains Retinol.Read More