Product Review – Face Oils

I love them; they do wonders for my oily combo skin in terms of regulating and balancing sebum production; moisturising; clarifying as well as antioxidant & anti aging properties. What I look for – Oils that are cold pressed and unrefined; so maintaining as much of their properties and functions as possible. Oils that are…

Product Review – Alpha H Protection Plus SPF50

Firstly, you SHOULD and I mean SHOULD wear at least SPF 30 or over daily. This is your first line of defence against aging and damaging UV rays. Ingredient listing Aqua, Octocrylene, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Benzophenone 3, Glyceryl Stearate, Butyl Methoxydibenzoylmethane, Potassium Cetyl Phosphate, Punica Granatum Seed Oil, Phenylbenzimidazole Sulphonic Acid, Cetearyl Alcohol, Glycerin, Mangifera…

Could this new sun protection ingredient be the cream of the crop?

It has emerged that scientists from Oregon State University have discovered an ingredient that could protect consumers’ skin from sun damage. The ingredient meadowfoam has been discovered to contain glucosinolates, derivatives of which have been shown to have sunlight-protectant properties; it is cultivated as an oilseed crop and native to the Pacific Northwest. In order…