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From the Ocean Deep – Micellar Technology in Skincare

From the Ocean Deep – Micellar Technology in Skincare

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.

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What is Lipohydroxy Acid (LHA) and why we LOVE it!

What is Lipohydroxy Acid (LHA) and why we LOVE it!

WHAT is LHA According to The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology, Lipohydroxy Acid (LHA) is a “derivative of salicylic acid with unique properties”. We’ve commonly heard of salicylic acid (SA) in skincare, but LHA may sound new to the game. Though both ingredients have a common root and goal of exfoliation, LHA is a rising star due to its gentler but still just as effective abilities.

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Benefits of Lotus Flower and Why You’re Seeing It Everywhere

Benefits of Lotus Flower and Why You’re Seeing It Everywhere

“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.

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Let’s Get In Sync with the Season

Let’s Get In Sync with the Season

In light of the approaching cool temperatures and dry winds, let’s talk about some things that don’t need to change and some things to look out for. Additionally, having a go-to cream or moisturizer for the drier season is also an effective way to reduce confusion and chaos for our skin. In case you forgot, we have quite a collection of creams – so if you haven’t settled on a go-to cream yet, you can start your exploration right here.

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