Even with skincare, we are seeing more and more consumers willing to pay additional costs for sustainable skincare products. Eco-friendly and sustainable products are becoming higher in demand and this is a trend we wholeheartedly support (and want it to stay that way). The benefits of choosing eco-friendly skincare products are countless! We already know that harsh chemicals like parabens and petrochemicals lead to severe health issues. Synthetic products contain chemicals that can harm your skin, contaminate the air and water.
Micellar cleansing water is formed with micelles composed of both water and oil molecules. The oil molecule (lipophilic) of the micelle absorbs impurities and makeup from clogged pores, while the water molecule (hydrophilic) is released into your skin to keep skin hydrated. This is how micellar technology works effectively to remove impurities and increase moisture retention with deep penetration through layers of your epidermis. In easier terms, micelles draw out all the dirt from your pores like a magnet without drying out your skin in the cleansing process.
“Nelumbo Nucifera” is what you’ll see on ingredient labels. As you get to know more about this magnificent flower, it’s no wonder this flower is considered sacred in some cultures. Lotus flower has the ability to self-purify and self-cleanse. It blooms gracefully above mud and murky waters. Lotus flower is truly a symbol of resilience and restoration – something skincare and selfcare is all about.
Now that we’re past the holiday peak, we slowly get back to reality and look towards the new year. Holidays blues are real and post-holiday blues are real too. Often times, both conditions involve stress, anxiety and feelings of deflated-ness.
Simply put, our skin can be impacted how we feel, so here’s a few tips on how we handle the possible oncoming of post-holiday blues and skincare woes.