How To Prepare Oily Skin For Makeup

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Getting makeup to look flawless throughout the day can be quite big of a challenge when you have oily skin. We all know the terrible feeling when our foundation starts to break down, our eyeshadow starts to crease and the blush is nowhere to be seen by the end of the day. I remember that … Read more

How To Shrink Enlarged Pores

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How to shrink enlarged pores; Enlarged pores are probably the most common skin concern coming right after acne. Now, the difference between these two concerns is that acne usually comes and goes depending on several factors. Full blown acne breakout usually occurs during our teenage years and it normally disappears when we reach a certain … Read more

What Is Post-Inflammatory Erythema (& How To Get Rid Of It)?

Post-Inflammatory Erythema

After writing a post about post-inflammatory pigmentation (PIH), I thought I’d dedicate one more post on another very similar post-inflammatory condition and that is post-inflammatory erythema or otherwise known as PIE. If you’ve read my previous post, you’d know that post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation are those pesky little brown spots that occur when abnormal production of melanin … Read more

6 Common Causes Of Dry Skin

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Dry skin is one of the most common skin types and if your skin tends to be on the drier side, this is mainly because of the natural oil that is lacking to keep it soft and supple. Having dry skin is a skin type that’s normally present since birth and in most cases; it … Read more

4 Simple Remedies For Dry Skin

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Dry skin is a common skin type characterized by a lack of natural oil in the most superficial layer of the skin, the epidermis. If left untreated, dry skin can become unbearably tight and uncomfortable and if this persists for a long time it can lead to serious epidermal damage like cracking and infections. Keeping … Read more

What Is Acne Rosacea (& How To Treat It)?

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Ance rosacea is a common inflammatory skin condition and it affects approximately forty-five million people worldwide. It often begins with a tendency to blush or flush more easily and can lead to more severe cases like extreme redness followed by cystic acne breakouts and sores. What is Acne Rosacea (& How Do You Treat It)? … Read more

5 Ways To Protect Yourself From UV Damage

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I am living on a small, sunny island in Europe and with the beach being across the road, I cannot avoid but see crowds of people every day, doing what normal people do and avoid their sun protection. I get it, people come here on a holiday and going back home without a tan is … Read more

5 Foods To Avoid If You Have Oily Skin

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There are many causes for oily skin. I believe that we can safely classify these causes into what we can and cannot change. Oily skin is genetic. This skin type that you inherited from your parents and no, you cannot change that. Hormones play an important role in determining your skin type too — mainly … Read more

5 Things You’re Doing Wrong For Your Skin

5 Things You're Doing Wrong For Your Skin

We all want to have a healthy, glowing skin with the minimum effort. Our busy lifestyle has the tendency of getting in the way of keeping up with every step of our skincare routine. You may find yourself wondering why the products in your routine aren’t doing much for your skin. Is it because you … Read more

The Best Detox Mask For Acne & Dark Spots

Bentonite Clay And Its Benefits

Battling acne can be a long and exhausting process. Especially when everything you do seems to be working against you, and your skin constantly feels angry and inflame. As unlikely as it might seem, “Kill them with kindness” is what works with this condition. You have to remember to be patient and not go aggressive … Read more

3 Homemade Honey Face Masks For Glowing Skin

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Raw honey is packed with many components beneficial for your skin, including antioxidants. It helps balance bacteria on your skin, which makes it an excellent product for acneic surfaces. Thanks to its anti-inflammatory properties, raw honey can calm and soothe autoimmune skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis. Besides that, it also contains regenerative properties … Read more