Wondering what's up with all the "pH-balanced" labels you see on skin care products? HINT: It's more important than you think!
Although there are many skin care products in the market that are promoted as “pH-balanced”, not everyone has thoroughly understood its importance. No matter how many products you are using, if your skin care regimen is out of the ideal pH range, your skin condition can even be damaged instead of improved. In this blog post, let’s unfold the mystery and find the answer to the perfect pH-balanced skin care routine!
What does pH balance mean for the skin?
For babes with oily skin who are always struggling with greasiness and shine, controlling excess oil is probably your utmost priority. However, this can get a bit tricky, and might even backfire if you follow the wrong skin care regimen. To help you tackle oiliness better, in this post, we will be sharing some common bad skin care habits that you should stop doing if you have oily skin!
1. Using ingredients that can strip your skin’s natural oil
People with oily skin types tend to reach for products that can quickly get rid...
What is a sea buckthorn actually?
It might sound like the name of some mystical underwater sea creature, but sea buckthorn (also known as hippophae rhamnoides) is actually a fruit - a berry packed with plenty of nutrients to be exact!
1. Sea Buckthorn is great for hydration
Sea buckthorn is a good source of fatty acids, like linoleic acid (omega-6) and oleic acid (omega-9) to help strengthen the skin’s barrier function and help lock in moisture, prevent moisture loss, and increase hydration in general.
2. Sea Buckthorn helps treat acne
Other than hydration, the oil from this fruit is...
If there’s anything Korean dramas have taught us about skincare, it’s the importance of keeping your skin supple and hydrated all day long (because you still want to look great even while you’re crying your heart out!). In Korea, a good skincare routine is all about the 24/7 hydration, and this is why moisturisers are so important. Other than keeping dry skin at bay, what are some other benefits of moisturizing your skin?
One way to prevent wrinkles and other signs of accelerated ageing...
New season, new outfits, new skin care. Below we share our top spring skin care tips and product recs.
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