Pros and Cons of Using Salicylic Acid for Acne-Prone Skin

Pros and Cons of Using Salicylic Acid for Acne-Prone Skin

Salicylic acid is one of the most commonly used ingredients in products for acne-prone skin. It’s even used as a medication to treat warts, psoriasis, ringworm, seborrheic dermatitis, corns, calluses, and some other skin conditions. If you’re thinking about using salicylic acid for treating acne, you need to know about its pros and cons.
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What Is Ubtan and How to Use It to Get Glowing Skin?

What Is Ubtan and How to Use It to Get Glowing Skin?

Ayurveda is a traditional Indian medicinal system that widely uses plant-based treatments. One of the most popular Ayurvedic herbal remedies for skin and hair is ubtan. Indian women have used it for centuries to keep their skin flawless and glowing. What is ubtan and how can you use it to take care of your skin?
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5 Homemade Neem Face Masks for Problem Skin

5 Homemade Neem Face Masks for Problem Skin

Neem is one of the most widely used herbs in Ayurveda because of its exceptional antibacterial, anti-fungal, antiseptic, and antioxidant properties. It is especially great for taking care of problem skin due to its ability to eliminate bacteria that cause acne. Here are 5 neem face masks for problem skin that you can try at home.
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5 DIY Hair Masks with Shikakai Powder

5 DIY Hair Masks with Shikakai Powder

Shikakai (Acacia concinna) is a widely used Ayurvedic plant valued for its detergent properties. Due to its high content of saponins and naturally low pH, it has a delicate cleansing effect and doesn’t strip hair of natural oils. When used as an ingredient in homemade hair masks, shikakai acts as a detangler and makes the hair softer and shinier. Here are 5 DIY hair mask recipes with shikakai powder for you to try at home.
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5 Benefits of Lavender Oil for Your Skin, Hair and Overall Health

5 Benefits of Lavender Oil for Your Skin, Hair and Overall Health

One of the most popular essential oils in aromatherapy, lavender oil is produced from the flower spikes of some lavender species through steam distillation. It is highly valued for its calming, soothing, and relaxing effect. Like most other essential oils, lavender oil can be used in skin and hair care. What are its benefits for your skin, hair and overall health?
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4 DIY Detox Masks for Healthy and Glowing Skin

4 DIY Detox Masks for Healthy and Glowing Skin

Even if you have a well-thought-out daily skincare routine, your skin will need extra care every now and then. Because of its constant contact with the environment, the skin is a magnet for dirt and toxins that accumulate deep inside your pores and cause breakouts and unhealthy complexion. To keep your skin looking healthy and glowing, try these DIY detox masks that will unclog you pores and provide your skin with moisture and antioxidants.
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7 Products and Ingredients to Detox Your Skin

7 Products and Ingredients to Detox Your Skin

The skin is the largest organ of the body, and it’s constantly in contact with the environment. Through its pores, your skin absorbs air pollutants, chemicals contained in water and cosmetics, and other toxins. And washing your face regularly isn’t enough to get rid of dirt and toxins that are deep down in your pores. Here are 7 products and ingredients that will help detox your skin and make it look healthy and glowing.
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4 DIY Lip Scrub Recipes for Smooth and Kissable Lips

4 DIY Lip Scrub Recipes for Smooth and Kissable Lips

A lot of people exfoliate their face and body on a regular basis, but fewer know that lips need exfoliation, too. When your lips get dry, they start to flake and peel. By exfoliating them, you will get rid of dead skin that makes your lips look unhealthy, and stimulate skin regeneration. Lip scrubs are very easy to make at home. Here are 4 lip scrub recipes that you can try.
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8 Things You Need to Know About Lip Stain

8 Things You Need to Know About Lip Stain

Touching up your lipstick or lip gloss every couple of hours can be tiring. No wonder that many women are in search of longer-lasting lip products such as lip stain. How is lip stain different from lipstick? Here are 8 things you need to know about this cosmetic product.
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7 Things You Need to Know About Micellar Water

7 Things You Need to Know About Micellar Water

Micellar water has become one of the most popular cleansers and makeup removers lately because of its excellent cleansing, refreshing, and moisturizing properties. What’s the key to its numerous benefits? Here are 7 things you need to know about micellar water.
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4 Home Remedies to Treat Dark Circles

4 Home Remedies to Treat Dark Circles

Dark circles are a common cosmetic problem for a lot of people, regardless of their age and gender. Many women and even some men choose to cover them with makeup, but that doesn’t fix the problem. Luckily, there are ways to reduce the appearance of under-eye circles. Here are 4 home remedies to treat dark circles that you can try.
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6 Tips for Your Winter Skincare Routine

6 Tips for Your Winter Skincare Routine

Harsh winter weather can really take a toll on your skin. Cold, dry air can leave your skin irritated, red, itchy, and flaky. Sometimes it feels like you can’t stop winter weather from wreaking havoc on your skin, but actually there are many ways to keep your skin soft, supple and hydrated during the cold season. All you need to do is tweak your skincare routine a bit. Here are 6 tips for taking care of your skin in winter.
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How to Make Your Own Lip Balm from Natural Ingredients

How to Make Your Own Lip Balm from Natural Ingredients

Cold temperatures, strong winds, dry air, sun radiation, and other environmental factors can really take a toll on your lips. To protect them from the environment and prevent dehydration, you need a good lip balm, but how to find the one that’s just right for you? If you’re tired of searching, you can just make your own lip balm from natural ingredients. Here are some DIY lip balm recipes that you can try at home.
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7 Tips for Your Pre and Post Workout Skincare Routine

7 Tips for Your Pre and Post Workout Skincare Routine

Regular workouts are important to keep you healthy but they can also be bad for your skin. When you sweat in the gym, your sweat mixes with dirt, skin oils and makeup residue, which can lead to clogged pores, which can lead to breakouts. That’s why it’s so important to prep your skin before a workout and take care of it after. Here are some tips for your pre and post workout skincare routine.
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4 Amazing Facial Masks with Sweet Almond Oil

4 Amazing Facial Masks with Sweet Almond Oil

Sweet almond oil is one of the most widely used carrier oils because of its light texture and high content of monounsaturated fatty acids, vitamin E, proteins, potassium, and zinc. It is a mild, hypoallergenic oil that can be safely used even on very sensitive skin, which makes it a common ingredient in DIY facial masks. Here are 4 amazing masks with sweet almond oil which you should try at home.
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7 Things You Need to Know About Sheet Masks and Their Benefits

7 Things You Need to Know About Sheet Masks and Their Benefits

Sheet masks have become quite a hit lately. They are an easy and effective way to provide your skin with moisture and nutrients, as well as a fun way to give yourself an at-home spa treatment. In fact, they have so many amazing benefits that we don’t even know where to start. Here are seven things you need to know about sheet masks and their benefits.
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What Is Reverse Hair Washing and How Does It Work?

What Is Reverse Hair Washing and How Does It Work?

What does your regular hair washing routine look like? It’s probably something like this: wet, shampoo, lather, rinse, condition, rinse, dry. Most of the time, it works just fine, but occasionally conditioner can leave your hair feeling limp and heavy. If you have thin hair that tends to look flat after conditioning, you may want to try reverse hair washing.
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8 Tips for Washing Your Face Properly

8 Tips for Washing Your Face Properly

If you want to keep your skin healthy, you need to keep it clean. Washing your face is an essential part of your skincare routine, and it’s very important that you do it properly so your skin won’t get dry. Here are several tips for cleansing your face in a right way and keeping it fresh and radiant.
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7 Amazing Benefits of Mango Butter for Your Skin

7 Amazing Benefits of Mango Butter for Your Skin

Shea butter and cocoa butter are ones of the most popular cosmetic butters. They are often used to relieve very dry skin and combat stretch marks. But do you know that there’s one more vegetable butter with amazing skincare properties? We’re talking about mango butter that has lots of benefits for your skin.
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4 Tips for Taking Good Care of Your Cuticles

4 Tips for Taking Good Care of Your Cuticles

Manicure isn’t all about bright nail polish and cute design; first and foremost, it’s about keeping your nails looking well-groomed at all times. And this includes caring for your cuticles because dry, cracked cuticles don’t look good on anyone. Here are some tips for taking good care of your cuticles.
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How to Make Your Own Hair Oils

How to Make Your Own Hair Oils

Vegetable oils have long been used to take care of dry and brittle hair. Due to their high fatty acid content, they effectively repair damaged hair structure and lock in moisture, helping to keep the hair strong and hydrated. To take better care of your hair, you can blend several carrier oils together and add some essential oils to the mix. Here’s how to make your own hair oils that will be perfect for your hair type.
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Skin Benefits of Snail Secretion Filtrate and Its Use in Cosmetics

Skin Benefits of Snail Secretion Filtrate and Its Use in Cosmetics

Snail slime, also known as snail secretion filtrate, might sound disgusting, but it’s actually a popular and effective skincare ingredient. It is beneficial for all skin types, including oversensitive, problem, and mature skin, which is why it can be found in many beauty products, especially those produced in Korea. What are the benefits of snail secretion filtrate?
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How to Make Your Own Infused Bath Salts

How to Make Your Own Infused Bath Salts

Bath salts have a long history of use in bathing. They are believed to enhance the enjoyment of bathing, improve cleaning, relieve sore muscles, and enhance relaxation. Bath salts are often infused with herbs and essential oils for a stronger aromatherapeutic effect. Let’s learn how to make your own infused bath salts.
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5 Things That Can Make Your Hair Color Fade

5 Things That Can Make Your Hair Color Fade

Even persistent hair dyes start to fade eventually, more and more with every wash. The speed of fading depends on many factors such as the structure of your hair and the type of dye you use (for example, vibrant hair colors like green or pink fade faster than natural shades). In fact, there are a lot of things that can make your hair color fade faster.
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