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Physical Vs Chemical Exfoliation - To Scrub or Not to Scrub?

Posted by Organic Apoteke on

Physical Vs Chemical Exfoliation - 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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Your Skin Senses More than Your Eyes

Posted by Kyriakos Paschalidis on

Your Skin Senses More than Your Eyes
We pay much attention to the function of our eyes, ears and nose for they bring in information that enables us to navigate the world. Yet the skin is the largest organ of perception and when functioning well. it senses much more about our environment then the eyes or ears. Healthy skin enables you to experience life more fully.

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