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Spring Clean Your Skin

Posted by Nitasha Buldeo on

Spring Clean Your Skin

Winters' cold weather and central heating leaves our skin looking and feeling dull, dehydrated and congested. But we are not going to let that be a problem this Spring. With the correct products and skin food to Spring Clean Your Skin - we will detoxify, heal and get your skin glowing before Easter. 

Let your skin Glow this Easter!

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Organic Apoteke - Halal Skincare is Vegan and More

Posted by Nitasha Buldeo on

Organic Apoteke - Halal Skincare is Vegan and More

Halal beauty brands must not use any animal products or alcohol. Secondly, they need to be cruelty-free and only use ingredients that are ‘permissible’ under Islamic law.

It's not only alcohol-free, it is also considered vegan or vegetarian since there are no animal products used.  Hence halal products are suitable for vegetarians, vegans and those who have sensitive skin or Multiple Chemical Sensitivities.

All Organic Apoteke products are alcohol free, vegetarian and cruelty free. 

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Organic Apoteke - Alcohol Free Skincare & Multiple Chemical Sensitivity

Posted by Nitasha Buldeo on

Organic Apoteke - Alcohol Free Skincare & Multiple Chemical Sensitivity

All Organic Apoteke products are Alcohol Free.

We do not use alcohol because:

  • It is drying or dehydrating,
  • it acts as a solvent that enables otherwise inactive substances to cross the skin/blood barrier and enter the body.  
  • it can weaken your skin's barrier function resulting in Multiple Chemical Sensitivity.
  • it can impact negatively on skins renewal process - speeding up ageing of skin. 

To find out more about Multiple Chemical Sensitivity and Alcohol Free Skincare - reason. 

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Organic Apoteke - Vitamin F

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Organic Apoteke - Vitamin F

Vogue, UK calls Vitamin F the ingredient to know in 2019.  Vitamin F also known as linoleic acid is not really a vitamin but an EFA - essential fatty acid. This omega rich structure helps keep the skins lipid barriers strong and promotes a clear and healthy complexion. 

Organic Apoteke Rejuvenating Serum contain cold pressed, organic Rosehip, Olive and Sunflower oils to ensure your skin gets the highest percentage of Vitamin F.

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Natural Skin Care - The Dangers of Phenoxyethanol

Posted by Kyriakos Paschalidis on

Natural Skin Care - The Dangers of Phenoxyethanol

Phenoxyethanol is the new darling of the skincare industry. It is increasingly turning up in cosmetics, many of which are labelled natural or organic, as a preservative. It is the alternative to parabens.

It has recently came to public attention in the US when the FDA issued a warning about its use. Is Phenoxyethanol safe? 

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