How Do Beauty Standards Affect Us Now?

With time comes change, and it affects everything… With the recent emphasis on women’s rights and embracing the idea of self-acceptance, some dramatic changes are being seen in the beauty industry. The way products are marketed, how content is displayed, and all while an anti-pollution stance has been strongly established. What does this mean for

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Best Treatments for Acne Scars

Best Treatments for Acne Scars We’re doing our best to treat sun damage and the aspects of aging concerning our skin. However, acne scars are a different ball game. If you’ve suffered with acne, you know how difficult it is to sort through thousands of products to find the ones that will work for you.

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How Can Activated Charcoal Improve Your Skin?

activated charcoal mask

When used properly and safely, activated charcoal can have major health benefits for both your skin and hair. Activated charcoal isn’t your regular backyard BBQ charcoal, but a medical grade version of the charcoal that’s used in air filtration systems. It’s even administered in hospitals as emergency treatment for poisoning. As chemicals bind to the

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Skincare Trends in 2017

home skincare trends

New trends appear every so often that revolutionize the way we live. This year, it’s clear that some new trends have taken over the world of skincare, and some products are becoming obsolete as new ones trickle in. Solscense is just one revolutionary product to hit the market rather recently, but here are some other

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Make Thyme for Your Skin

thyme plant for skin

Thyme is an herb that we commonly find in pizzas and salads, pastas or breads. In addition to adding delicious flavor, it has also been used as a skin health and beauty booster for centuries, especially when it comes to skin! Fresh and dried versions of the herb can be found in produce sections and

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The Wonderful Effects of PLE

The Effects of PLE

The Wonderful Effects of PLE (Polypodium Leucotomos Extract) Polypodium leucotomos extract (PLE) originates from a tropical fern plant grown in Central and South America. Native Americans have been using the plant extract for centuries for the treatment of inflammatory disorders and skin diseases. Clinical research has shown that it has antioxidant properties. Taken orally, it

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How Coffee Benefits your Skin…

Cup of Coffee made by barista

How Does Coffee Benefit your Skin? We know it probably sounds too good to be true… but it doesn’t hurt to believe! The truth is, we wanted to know if our coffee-drinking habits are related to the state of our skin. We found some seriously pleasing factoids that we want to share with you! Coffee’s

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