Jojoba oil and Argan oil are both promoted as hair care oils (as well as being promoted as skin care oils). In this article we are going to try to decipher which is better as a hair care oil. We are going to compare the chemical composition of the two oils, and look at how […]
Learn all about the natural ingredients used in organic skin care and how they can benefit your skin.
You’ve probably already heard of vitamin C and kojic acid as skin brighteners. But have you heard of alpha arbutin? It is best known for its lightening effects on skin, is often incorporated into serums, creams, overnight masks, or skin treatments designed specifically to brighten skin or fade dark spots. Hyperpigmentation happens. Regardless of skin […]
You’re probably used to hearing about traditional AHAs, like glycolic acid and lactic acid, but have you heard of mandelic acid? Though fairly lesser known than other AHAs, it works great for improving the overall texture and tone of skin to give you a brighter, clearer complexion. But the benefits of using this AHA for […]
Dandelion grows all over the world, and this miracle flower may even be in your backyard. In natural medicine, its benefits are well-harnessed, but we’re only now starting to see it make its way into clean skincare and natural beauty. This overlooked weed is an effective and natural way to treat acne, scarring, dryness, wrinkles, […]
What will pine bark extract for skin do? It is derived from the bark of the French Maritime pine tree, Pinus pinaster. However, you may also hear it commonly referred to by its trademark name Pycnogenol. The active ingredients in this product may also be found in witch hazel bark, grape seed, and peanut skin. […]
Wondering about tomato seed oil skin benefits? Learn how this oil is quickly becoming the new “it” oil for anti-aging and acne! Nut and seed oils like Jojoba and almond are a hit for skincare. They make for effective emollients, moisturizers, and carrier oils. But there are just some things Tomato Seed Oil does […]