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10 skincare tips for oily skin

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Dehydrated skin can be reactive and produce more oils, this is why the more you wash ur face the more oily you get by afternoon. Surprised ! Do check out blog post which talks about things which we easily take for granted like overwashing, not looking into ingredients.

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Lactic Acid vs Salycylic Acid

Lactic Acid vs Salycylic Acid

Acids are excellent for skin care. Acids are not something very new. Famous Queen Cleopatra used to bathe in sour milk for her glowing skin, which actually contains Lactic acid. And Honey imparts a lovely glow to the skin and its rich in polyhydroxy acid. Here we talk about 2 important acids. Lactic acid, which can be from milk. Salicylic acid originally produced from willow bark is now synthetically derived. Let's Jump right into the comparison, AHA BHA Dissolves Dead Skin cells Dissolves Dead Skin Cells Hence avoid/ lessen Future breakouts Hence avoid/ lessen Future breakouts Water Soluble Oil Soluble Exfoliates outer...

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Are you cleansing your skin right?

Why should you cleanse your skin? Because we don’t want to keep the particles of sunscreen, makeup and pollution forever on skin. How many times a day should I cleanse? Once in the evening is perfect. As over cleansing skin causes more problems than under cleansing skin. If you sleep on a clean pillow cover and your Hair & Scalp is also clean you don’t need to cleanse in the morning. Instead, you can use a skin-nourishing herbal mask or treatment. Why is over cleansing a problem?? It can cause either of 2 things- Make your skin dry as skins...

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3 Amazing benefits of using Vitamin C on skin

If you want to see really good results on skin then Vitamin C is a must. Because Vitamin C is among the most proven ingredients in skincare. Powerful ingredients in skincare usually come with a lot of side effects but Vitamin C is one without side effects. You might be curious what it can do to your skin? Here is a list of things it can do to skin   Sun Damage Vitamin C is a strong antioxidant and it protects skin from sun damage. When we take foods rich in Vitamin C, our skin gets a good share of...

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Which type of Vitamin C serum is best for skin?

4 Common forms of Vitamin C in Skincare Products

Helps With Other Issues

Ascorbic Acid

  • Sun Damage
  • Wrinkles
  • Pigmentation
  • Low ph causes Stinging
  • Unstable, use within 3 months
  • Absorption is low

Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate  / Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate  

  • Sun Damage
  • Wrinkles
  • Pigmentation
  • Absorption is Good
  • Stable for 7 months

Ascorbyl Palmitate

  • Sun Damage
  • Wrinkles
  • Pigmentation
  • Water formulas are Low ph, may cause Stinging
  • Absorption is average
  • Stable for a longer time
Ascorbyl Tetra-Isopalmitate (VC-IP)
  • Sun Damage
  • Wrinkles
  • Pigmentation
  • Very Expensive
  • Absorption is very Good
  • Not suitable for Sensitive Skin
  • Stable for a longer time

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