Essential Oil Dangers: Sensitization and Phototoxicity

I’ll be the first to admit that there’s nothing more soothing and homely than a beautiful aroma. Like the smell of fresh oranges and lemons while you’re baking dessert. Or a touch of calming lavender oil sprinkled on your pillow after a long day. Pleasant aromatic plants and essential oils as a whole are thought … Read more Essential Oil Dangers: Sensitization and Phototoxicity

All You Need to Know About Ceramides

Ceramides 101

Ceramides are an elusive ingredient – occasionally heard about, rarely seen, and even more rarely understood by the casual observer. But as by far one of the best moisturising ingredients out there, ceramides can and should be used by any and every body. They’re an important building block of skin and an ingredient that’s not … Read more All You Need to Know About Ceramides

Missha All-Around Safe Block Essence Sun Milk Review

Missha All-Around Safe Block Essence Sun Milk review

As you may know I’ve been using my holy grail fragrance-free Sunplay Superblock for coming up to 1.5 years now, and I love it. But it has its flaws. Namely the telltale white cast of zinc oxide and the slippery, siliconey, greasy feeling and shine it can leave behind. I sometimes reach for Biore UV Perfect … Read more Missha All-Around Safe Block Essence Sun Milk Review

Dermaplaning: Why, What and How to Shave Your Face

Dermaplaning 101

You’ve probably heard about the latest trend in non-invasive skin procedures, dermaplaning. And yes – it is just a fancy word for face shaving. Dermaplaning gives incredible looking before-and-afters and serves huge shock value on Instagram, when you watch that satisfying hair-removal in one fell swoop. It’s like literally scraping away your old skin and … Read more Dermaplaning: Why, What and How to Shave Your Face