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  • oxybenzone in sunscreen

    Is Oxybenzone In Sunscreen Safe?

    Oxybenzone is probably the most controversial UV filter ever. It’s been accused of: šŸ‘‰ Penetrating skin and getting into the bloodstream, where it could potentially cause all kinds of harm. šŸ‘‰ Being an endocrine disruptor that interfere with the natural hormonal system. šŸ‘‰ Killing coral reef, comprising beautiful ecosystems. šŸ‘‰ Causing allergic reactions in people […]

  • matrixyl 3000

    Is Matrixyl 3000 A New And Improved Version Of Anti-Aging Peptide Matrixyl?

    Did you know that Matrixyl isn’t just one ingredient? There’s the original Matrixyl and there’s Matrixyl 3000, a distant cousin developed by the same corporation, Sederma. Yep, just when you thought skincare couldn’t have become more confusing… Matrixyl 3000 is said to be a better version than it predecessor, yet not many skincare brands are […]

  • is alcohol in skincare bad

    Is Alcohol In Skincare As Bad As Paula Begoun Says?

    Is alcohol for skin, really? Whenever your skin feels tight and dry after using a new skincare product, it’s easy to jump to conclusions and blame it all on alcohol. This controversial ingredient is accused of every possible skin crime you can think of: šŸ‘‰ It terribly dries out and dehydrates skin. šŸ‘‰ It kills […]

  • The Truth About Probiotics In Skincare: Do They Really Work?

    Remember the good old days when you were running away from bacteria as fast as your little legs would carry you, lest they kill you off? Now you’re all rushing to eat them up, gobble them down, slather them on your skin… My, how times have changed! There’s no doubt probiotics are the future of […]