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Father’s Day Gift Ideas

With Father's Day just around the corner, thinking of practical gift options to show how much you appreciate your Dad can be a challenge. Here are some practical and simple options for your Dad this Father's day to make sure he always looks his stylish best.   Skin Origin's Refresh Gel Cleanser, $78 [caption id="attachment_23440" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Refresh Gel Cleanser[/caption]   Forget soap. Skin Origin's Refresh gel doesn't strip our skin of its pH but softly and gently cleanses any impurities away. With ginger extract, the Refresh Gel can not only help keep clogs away...

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Penta Peptides – why it’s good for our skin

Have you ever heard of "Penta Peptides"? If not, get to know more about this fantastic ingredient in skin care in this post.   What are Penta Peptides? Peptides are made up of amino acids. Amino acids are used to build protein, which are essential building blocks for our skin. When these amino acids are formed in a certain chain, in this case, a chain of five, they create specific peptides. In this case, as they are formed in a chain of five, they are known as "Penta Peptides". What makes Penta Peptides so...

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Get to know: What are Cosmeceuticals?

You've probably heard of Cosmeceuticals,  but what actually are Cosmeceuticals and what do they do for our skin? The word "Cosmeceuticals" is a portmanteau of cosmetics and pharmaceutical, which also describes its effect on our skin.   Compared to regular over the counter (OTC) products, Cosmeceuticals contain active ingredients that benefit our skin and alter our skin cell function in some way. Often times, they are the most powerful you can get on the market without going to get a skin care prescription. Examples of actives include AHA, Peptides, Vitamin C, Retinol, Lash...

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Skin barrier: What is it and why is it so important?

Healthy skin has an acid mantle which helps protects our skin from external pollutants, irritants, bacteria and other potential contaminants. Generally, an acid mantle has a pH of around 4.5 and 5.5. A healthy acid mantle not only keeps all the bad stuff away from your skin, your skin is also able to hold moisture — leaving your skin plump instead of tight and itchy by midday. Unfortunately, our acid mantle can be damaged if not carefully managed. Leaving aside factors such as age, harsh aesthetic treatments and UV, the skin care...

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CM Beauty Tip: Get Clear Skin with Panthenol

What is Panthenol? Panthenol is a natural compound which is very similar in nature to vitamin B5. It is basically a derivative of vitamin B5 and is just one metabolic step away from it. Based on its chemical properties, Panthenol is much more beneficial for your skin since it has the ability to penetrate deep into your skin.   Panthenol is widely known to provide people with numerous skin benefits, which is why it's a good thing to include it in your beauty regime!   Benefits include: Soothing Irritated Skin Panthenol has healing properties which helps to reduce any...

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