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20 Dec

Editor’s Picks: The Best SPF’s For Summer.

The biggest skin-care trick and anti-ageing saviour up our sleeves? Sunscreen, of course. We don’t just write about wearing it, we actually wear it — every single day, without fail! (Yes, this includes rainy days.) The reason being: Every dermatologist is in agreement about the importance of wearing SPF daily (even when you’re indoors) to protect your skin from harmful, damage-causing UV rays that result in long-lasting sun damage like sun spots, skin sagging, wrinkles, and so on.

We know that finding the right sunscreen for you and your skin type can be tricky….so  we’re sharing our favourites with you. They glide on like a dream, never disrupt makeup, and most importantly: ensure we protect our skin from harmful UV rays.

26 Apr

Why You Need VitaminB3 In Your Skincare

There are a lot of serum formulations on the market today that promise to fill in your lines and wrinkles. Some of course, better than others. Mostly, they do this by adding silicones to the serum. Silicone is often referred to on ingredient lists as Dimethicone. Lets be clear, Dimethicone is perfectly safe as an ingredient, in fact, I quite like it, as it gives your serum its silkiness, helping suspend other active ingredients in the product until released into your skin upon application. Dimethicone will also smooth and fill the surface of your skin making it appear less lined. Great!! I’m all for it!

But, here’s the thing. I prefer my serums to include other ingredients that do more than smooth and plump; I want my serums to contain meaningful active ingredients with the potential to change my skin for the better. Enter Vitamin B3.