Don’t recognise the name carnauba wax or copernica cerifera wax? It is actually a little known ingredient of a lot of skincare products, originating from a Brasilian palm. Though it has absolutely no relation to palm oil, quite the opposite! Carnauba wax is a great ingredient! Natural, beneficial, and ecological. Want to find out more? Here’s our guide.
Intense itching, flaking skin, redness, dryness, and blistering: eczema can make life really hard! It can be treated and soothed easily, but will always end up coming back unless you resolve the triggers. You have to work out the cause before you can completely get rid of it.
Have you heard people talking about dry-brushing for the body and face? Supposedly a gentle cleansing method, the process supposedly allows you to cleanse your skin without removing its protective layer of acids and oils! But is it really good for the skin? We’re going to give you all the details…
Have you noticed your skin deteriorating during quarantine? Dryness, loss of radiance, increase in acne? For once, makeup, pollution or even sun exposure are not what’s causing this discomfort. But don’t panic! We’re going to explain what’s causing this and, of course, give you our best advice to sort out these skin issues, even in quarantine!
Overexposed to the cold, the wind, hard water, cleaning products. Overworked, scratched, grazed, from building, cooking… Our hands get bashed about every day. And if we forget to look after them, they call us out on it: irritated, itchy, the slightest thing is enough to damage them. In short, our hands dry out, becoming rough and uncomfortable. What do they want? A cream all for themselves!
Hidden behind their obscure names, like Norm ISO 16128, there’s a respectable intention: to internationally standardise how we define organic and natural cosmetics. Something to bring more transparency to the cosmetics industry, so that the consumer is better informed and protected. Sounds too good to be true. And after 6 years of work in over 30 countries we’ve conceived of a cosmetics standard that benefits… manufacturers. A prestigious award for their greenwashing, allowing them to boast about the naturalness of their petrochemical creams… We’ll tell you everything you need to know.
Nails splitting and eyelashes thinning? Perhaps you’re tired of cutting your hair short, longing to be reunited with your luscious long locks? Think castor oil! Where does it come from? What does it do? How do you use it? We’ll tell you everything there is to know about this fabulous natural healer.
The heating’s on full blast, last year’s hats and scarves have been uncovered – Winter is here. If anyone’s not happy about it, it’s your skin. It’s irritating, peeling, getting out of the shower is a festival of tingles and itches. You’re awaiting Spring with chattering teeth? Chin up! By adopting a good routine, you can have velvety skin even in Winter!