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.
When all of your worries weigh down on you and you feel stressed and exhausted, it is important to take some time for yourself. So here are our 5 top tips for dealing with stress, and get back on track to feeling good.
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.
What’s more natural than scents? Flowers, freshly cut grass, leaves, ocean spray: nature is scented! But today our daily lives are overrun with industrial artificial fragrances, from detergent to air fresheners or even cat litter… And, of course, our perfumes and beauty products. Artificial fragrances are hard to escape, with potentially harmful consequences on our health and the environment. So here’s our guide on how to know what is really a natural fragrance.
Before, if a brand wanted to sell their products to the Chinese market, they were obliged to test these products on animals. In March 2019, China put an end to this rule for the marketing of finished beauty products in its country.
Stress, pollution, an unhealthy lifestyle, excessive sun exposure, or shaving: every day our body is put to the test! The result is skin that tends to dry out, or we might even see some ingrown hairs cropping up. In order to help the skin get rid of all its dead cells, a body scrub can be a good option. And for a body scrub that’s healthy, effective, and 100% natural, there’s no better solution than to make your own!
When it comes to cosmetics, aloe vera is everywhere! It’s a Super Ingredient, a base to always have by your side – it seems like a real miracle plant that can do it all. Is this too good to be true? Maybe…
Shea butter has many cosmetic virtues. It’s simple, providing it’s high-quality, and it brings your skin pretty much everything it needs! But be careful, not all shea butters are equal – in terms of your skin, but also in terms of how they’re produced…