CLEAN BEAUTY NOTES

  • Lulur - the queen of Javanese beauty treatments

    Javanese Lulur : a wonderfully relaxing full body treatment consisting of cleansing + polishing + massage that will leave your skin soft and glowing. All you need to know about Lulur and how to make a full Lulur experience at home. View Post
  • How to Sustainably Feed Your Skin

    There are certain elements that make up every good skincare routine; an effective cleanser, a weekly exfoliant, and a moisturizer that suits your skin - and that's just scratching the surface! If you love creating skincare routines, you'll know just how many elements you can add. But have you ev... View Post
  • 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