Aloe vera is renowned for its many virtues – hydrating, anti-inflammatory, healing, and many more besides. Applied directly on burns, sunburns or scratches, the gel that we extract from its leaves provides a feeling of instant freshness. No wonder it has remained so popular up and down the centuries! Given that its general usefulness is beyond doubt, we would like to explore how this marvelous plant can help in specific beauty scenarios, such as in post-aesthetic or hair removal treatment as well as in anti-aging protocols.
Once teenage years have come and gone, you would be forgiven for thinking that acne was also a thing of the past. But here it comes again, uninvited, right into adulthood: that is why we speak of adult acne. More than 25% of people with acne are older than 25! This serendipitous parallel does hide a significant discrepancy among the sexes, however.
Microdermabrasion is a mechanical exfoliation procedure that removes part of the horny layer of the skin. Its goal is to make the skin softer, smoother and more even, while stimulating it. But what does a microdermabrasion treatment look like, exactly? The answer will vary according to the type of device used.
The importance of tonic lotions is often underestimated in the daily skincare routine. At first glance, some may wrongly believe that tonic lotion looks like bottled water. Even though it is mainly made of water, this cosmetic product also contains several active agents as well as plant extracts whose beneficial properties for the skin are well-known.
Removing you makeup should be, every night, the first step of your beauty routine, but you still have to figure out what product best suits you amongst all the available choices. What makeup remover should you choose and how should you apply it to prepare your skin for cleansing?
Holiday season is coming up fast, and coming with it is the annual office party, the Christmas and New Years Eve festivities that finish late. Fatigue slowly settles during the night, making you question whether you really should remove your makeup before going to bed. However, it is essential to cleanse the skin, even after a night of partying.