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  • Guasha - a skincare tool you can't live without

    Guasha 刮痧 - the latest must-have skincare tool that everybody is crazy about. But does Guasha massage really lives up to its hype? Our answer is YES! Guasha massage can be done on the whole body and when done on the face, the technique is much gentler and it's truly very relaxing.   Its benefits ...

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  • 5 acids to power your skincare routine

    We see acids in so many skincare products and they can sound like really scary ingredients. The truth is that there are so many types of acids and they all do different things. Some are totally mild and can be used every day, some others are quite active so you may need to know some basics before...

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  • Sensitive skin: skincare ingredients to avoid

    What is sensitive skin? Sensitive Skin is the general definition of a skin type triggered by a variety of factors resulting in stinging, burning, itching, tightness, and tingling sensations. When your skin’s natural barrier function is weakened by a trigger, the skin's top nerves' endings beco...

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  • Whitening or Brightening Skincare? Everything you want to know

      Hyperpigmentation? dark spots? Freckles out of control? All women, regardless of age or skin condition, want to achieve flawless radiant skin and minimize the use of colored foundations. Is there a magic potion? Many brands targeting especially the African, Indian and Southeast Asian markets, ...

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  • Switching to new skincare - how fast can I see results?

    When starting a new skincare product or a complete routine, results are never immediate and in some cases, the skin may even temporarily react (called 'purging') before benefitting from the new regime. This is not because the new product or routine is not effective, but because of new ingredients...

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  • Sheet Mask VS Cream Masks - pros and cons

    Masking is a great way to complete your skincare routine and to boost your skin with antioxidants and nutrients. Whether it’s a sheet mask, cream mask, or clay mask, masking on a weekly base is not only good for your skin but it can be your zen moment away from your busy schedule.  Without a dou...

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  • The magic 5 natural Vitamins you must have in your skincare

    Can natural vitamins really boost your skincare and give you flawless skin? The answer is yes, yes, yes! From the well known Vitamin-C to newcomers like Bakuchiol, vitamin-enriched skincare contains way more than meets the eye.  This is all you need to know about truly natural vitamins used in cl...

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  • Green Coffee Extract, a hero skincare active ingredient.

    Coffee – helps wake you up in the morning, gives you that immediate energy and whether you like an espresso or a latte, you can’t help but love its unique aroma. But Coffee is way more than that. Brewed coffee […]

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