One of the most effective, if not the best way to keep your skin looking its best is using daily sun protection. When it comes to choosing a sunscreen, how do you know which one is best for you and your skin? It seems like sunscreen bottles are covered in skincare jargon that is as hard to decipher. We broke down the most important things you need to know when choosing out your next sunscreen from what SPF number you should choose, to how much you should be using and what is the difference between physical and chemical sunscreens.
The very same masks, salves and hair treatments that you loved in your early years still have what it takes to cleanse and condition. So go head and get nostalgic repurchasing some of your old beauty staples – after all, you never forget your first love!
The active ingredients in your skincare products are best delivered to your dry skin by a lotion for your face, a cream for your body and an ointment or balm for your lips, hands and feet. Here are a few of my favourites that I have on constant rotation in my routine.
If you’ve ever suffered from acne, hormonal breakouts, or stress induced breakouts, you’ll be familiar with the painful red bumps or dark scarring that those pesky spots leave behind. In my search for smoother skin, I’ve delved into the world of acids, most notably products containing AHA or BHA. AHAs and BHAs are chemical compounds found in chemical exfoliants that can remove the layer of dead skin cells and increase cell turnover to help clear up blemishes and scarring.