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To Scrub or Not to Scrub?

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To Scrub or Not to Scrub?

From cleansing brushes and sponges to abrasive particles of all shapes and sizes - there is no shortage of products to exfoliate or remove skin cells. 

However what are the benefits of using physical, chemical or enzymatic exfoliation?

Read on to find out more about physical, chemical and enzymatic exfoliation.

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Acids in Skin Care - Are Acids Safe?

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Acids in Skin Care - Are Acids Safe?

Acids are everywhere in skin care these days. This is because of their ability to resurface the skin. However, are they safe to use daily?

Read on to find out more about the types of acids in your skincare products and how they affect your skins health.

Acids need to be used with caution as they are associated with chemical burns. Acids are used as chemical exfoliators for they slough away dead skin cells to leave you with a smoother, brighter complexion. But it’s important to know how each of the acids work and their side effects.

WARNING 

DO NOT layer products containing acids on your face or body willy-nilly. They can cause burns, damage or scaring if used incorrectly.

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Organic Apoteke - Marie Kondo's Top Two Tips

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Organic Apoteke - Marie Kondo's Top Two Tips
Marie Kondo is the decluttering guru. Organic Apoteke brings you here top two tips to declutter your home and your skincare products. Keep only the essentials. Keep only the things that bring you joy. Find out how...

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Organic Apoteke - Skin Detox

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Organic Apoteke - Skin Detox

Detoxing our bodies and decluttering our homes have the trendiest movements over the last few years. And you may have tried a few of these detoxes. 

But what about a detox for the largest organ of your body – Your Skin?

A skin detox means removing all impurities, toxins, pollutants, and dead skin cells. This helps renew and revive your skin back to normal — or maybe even better than normal. Discover the 7 Step Skin Detox for Clear and Glowing Skin.

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10 Beauty Products that Interfere with How You Sense the World

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10 Beauty Products that Interfere with How You Sense the World

The skin is the largest organ of the body. It has multiple functions.The skin senses pressure, vibration, light touch, tickle, itch, temperature, pain, proprioception, awareness of movement (proprioception) and position of the body (kinesthesia).

Hence the skin is vital in how we perceive the world, how we experience life, how we feel… Yet we use regularly use products on our skin that interferes with the way our skin sensors work. Read on to discover the 10 key things to avoid.

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