BUSINESS | L’Oréal To Drop Words Such As ‘Whitening’ From Skin Products

L’Oreal, the world’s biggest cosmetics company, will remove words referencing ‘white’, ‘fair’ and ‘light’ from its skin-evening products, a spokeswoman said on Friday, a day after Unilever made a similar announcement in the face of growing social media criticism. Unilever and L’Oreal are two big players in the global market for skin whitening creams used … Continue reading BUSINESS | L’Oréal To Drop Words Such As ‘Whitening’ From Skin Products

BEAUTY | Barbie Has Teamed Up With Glamglow For A Limited-Edition Mask And Moisturizer

It’s easy to think of Barbie as someone who was born with flawless skin. OK, born may be the wrong word, considering she’s a doll, but that hasn’t stopped real, live humans from envying and emulating and emulating the icon’s beauty – especially now that she represents an increasingly diverse way to be beautiful. But … Continue reading BEAUTY | Barbie Has Teamed Up With Glamglow For A Limited-Edition Mask And Moisturizer

BEAUTY | 7 Tips to Improve Skin Quality

Behavioral aging is caused by pollution, stress, smoking or an unbalanced diet. Adopt a clean skin routine and improve your skin quality with these tips. Pollution, stress, smoking or an unbalanced diet – these factors can all cause what is known as behavioral aging. While there are treatments available to address the issue, you can … Continue reading BEAUTY | 7 Tips to Improve Skin Quality

BEAUTY NOTES | Why Melatonin Is Really Good For Your Skin

Melatonin has become the latest trendy skincare ingredient that claims to help repair and restore your skin while combating signs of stress and pollution. What Is Melatonin? More than just a pill you pop when you can’t stop tossing and turning, the hormone melatonin is a key element of your body’s sleep and wake cycle. … Continue reading BEAUTY NOTES | Why Melatonin Is Really Good For Your Skin

WELLBEING | Anti – Inflammatory Foods: How To Reduce Inflammation Through Your Diet

Inflammation is a natural response in the body but too much can leave you aching, bloated and even take its toll on your skin. To fight this feeling, here is what you need to add to your diet. Persimmon Persimmon is a fruit looks similar to a tomato but tastes like a nectarine. Persimmons are … Continue reading WELLBEING | Anti – Inflammatory Foods: How To Reduce Inflammation Through Your Diet

SKIN | Why Essential Oils Are The Secret To Glowing Skin

Using oil to clean your skin may seem counterintuitive at first especially if you’re in the habit of scrubbing your face until it’s squeaky clean. But using oils to gently wipe away the day rather than over cleansing with soaps and hardsher cleansers is the secret to skin that is dewy and radiant rather than … Continue reading SKIN | Why Essential Oils Are The Secret To Glowing Skin

BEAUTY | Huda Kattan Launches New Skincare Brand ‘Wishful’

It’s no secret that Huda Kattan was set to take a step into the world of skincare. Hinting at the possibility since last year, fans of the beauty mogul have been waiting with bated breath. Then @HudaBeautySkin launched on Instagram on January 12. This was followed by further clues in the form of tutorial and … Continue reading BEAUTY | Huda Kattan Launches New Skincare Brand ‘Wishful’

THE BASIC PRINCIPLES OF KEEPING SKIN HEALTHY | Seven Beauty Resolutions To Make For Glowing Skin

Hit The Exfoliating Sweet Spot At the risk of stating the obvious, the importance of exfoliating when it comes to glowing complexion bears repeating. The age-old protocol has come a long way from those fruity scrubs that rubbed skin raw and now experts are getting behind alpha-hydroxy acids (like glycolic and lactic acids) and beta-hydroxy … Continue reading THE BASIC PRINCIPLES OF KEEPING SKIN HEALTHY | Seven Beauty Resolutions To Make For Glowing Skin

Beauty Notes | Is Water The Only Thing Standing Between You And Amazing Skin?

Vampire facials, multi – step skincare routine, intergalactic face masks: as far as innovation goes, the beauty world is on an endless quest for the next big breakthrough. It’s surprising then, that experts and skincare formulators alike are tapping into the powerful benefits of water, the most elementary ingredients of them all, and the back … Continue reading Beauty Notes | Is Water The Only Thing Standing Between You And Amazing Skin?

THE BASIC PRINCIPLES OF KEEPING SKIN HEALTY | Realistic Ways To Slow Down The Aging Process

Wake Up To Better Skin While the notion of “beauty sleep” may seem gimmicky, adequate shut-eye may be the key to a youthful glow. “Insufficient sleep can cause excess cortisol to be released by the body, resulting in collagen breakdown”, says Emma Hobson, education manager for the International Dermal Institute and Dermalogica, adding that this … Continue reading THE BASIC PRINCIPLES OF KEEPING SKIN HEALTY | Realistic Ways To Slow Down The Aging Process