CLEAN BEAUTY NOTES

  • Clay Mask Benefits by Skin Type

    Clay - what is not to love about it? It has made a comeback in skincare as a trendy ingredient that is versatile, gentle, all-natural, effective and easy to use even with DYI preparations. Whether you use white, pink, green, red, or other types of clay, you may not be aware that every clay has its chemical composition and its benefits are very specific by skin type and condition.  View Post
  • SKINCARE INGREDIENTS - HARMFUL TO OUR OCEANS?

    Are some skincare ingredients linked to marine pollution? In this article, we look at 3 ingredients, UV filters, Microbeads and Triclosan and understand why they can be harmful to our oceans and what are the eco-friendly alternatives.

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  • Glitter and Ecoglitter - a big problem and a good solution

    Glitter is a must-have to glam up you makeup and look truly dazzling; used for glowing highlights, shiny lips, and glittery eyes, glitter is the instant cheap & chic touch for that gorgeous glow. Is glitter good for your skin and for the environment? We think it is time to reconsider all that glitter in our beauty. View Post
  • Kaffir Lime Hydrosol

    Hydrosols, also known as Hydrolats, are extracts produced by water, steam, water + steam distillation of fresh leaves, fruits, flowers, and other plant materials. Kaffir leaf and peel hydrosol is astringent, hydrating, cooling.  Peel Hydrosol's aroma is more citrus sour while leaf hydrosol gentler and more citrus herbaceous.  View Post
  • Bamboo leaf hydrosol

    Hydrosols, also known as Hydrolats, are extracts produced by water, steam, water + steam distillation of fresh leaves, fruits, flowers, and other plant materials. Bamboo leaf hydrosol hydrates, soothes stressed skin. It is rich in silica to support collagen synthesis; suitable for all skin types.

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  • Cucumber Hydrosol

    Hydrosols, also known as Hydrolats, are extracts produced by water, steam, water + steam distillation of fresh leaves, fruits, flowers, and other plant materials. Cucumber hydrosol hydrates, softens and soothes the skin. Perfect for oily skin as well as all skin types. View Post