Beauty Archive

YOU OD ON ANTI-AGERS

Anti-ageing products make some alluring promises, but can you overdo it? Many of them contain harsh ingredients that, when used over time, can cause more harm than good. Watch out for red flags like triclosan and parabens, which are potentially toxic. Anti-ageing products sometimes

THE SKIN THERAPIST

“A common misconception is that moisturiser can be substituted for rosehip oil, which just isn’t able to support your skin’s healthy barrier function. Then there’s the very contentious issue of parabens. Companies have started substituting parabens for ‘natural’ preservatives that are less effective and

DO YOUR RESEARCH THE DERMATOLOGIST

“Since ‘natural’ and ‘organic’ aren’t necessarily regulated terms in this industry, read the ingredients list prior to purchase. ‘Natural’ isn’t necessarily the best when it comes to skincare. In fact, some natural products can actually hurt your skin. A lot of natural ingredients like

10 BEST MAKEUP Photos 2016

“I had counselling, which helped, but there were still days when I was consumed with anger. My friends were getting married and having children, I couldn’t understand why I had to lose Kris when our life together was just beginning. “Two months later I

WHAT IS HYALURONIC ACID?

Hyaluronic acid is a natural, water-attracting compound that retains up to 1,000 times its weight in water. It keeps our skin supple and visibly youthful, but we lose it over time. The added hyaluronic acid in Hydro Boost helps your skin hold on to