What to Look for in a Face Mask?

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There are lots of skincare products we usually put on our faces, such as moisturizers, whitening creams, toners, and many more. But, in recent years, the wonderful yet weird world of face masks has blossomed. In fact, most people who are stuck in using clays and cream are now venturing to charcoals, … Read more

Mineral Makeup for Different Skin Types

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Knowing your skin type is extremely necessary because every ingredient in a product could cause a different reaction to your skin. Primarily, there five skin types – normal, dry, oily, sensitive, and combination. Below are some of the ways to determine what skin type you have.  1. Normal Skin Type: Normal skin … Read more

Make-Up Choices Take Care of Our Skin

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The skin is the largest organ of our body. With that, it is clear why we should know the importance of skincare. Also, a healthy habit is essential for you to take care of your skin since the skin reflects your overall health. However, there are more complicated things to learn about … Read more

What is Zinc Oxide?

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For over 2 000 years, zinc oxide had been a great help in dealing with wounds or burns. Looking back at the historical records, it had shown that this mineral was first used in healing the skin naturally. It was first described around 500 B.C. in an ancient Indian medicinal script. Nowadays, … Read more

What is Mica?

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Mica is a set of silicate minerals that can be ground down into a powder form for use in beauty products. With that, it was referred to as “the glitter of nature.” The color of its powder varies between the different minerals. Its color can be purple, pink, silver, or white.  The … Read more

What is Iron Oxide?

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Iron oxide is a group of sixteen compounds that are composed of oxygen and iron atoms. If you are not much familiar with the name, perhaps you’ll recognize it on its most common term, which is “rust.” Yes, the rust that forms in a metallic object when it is exposed to water … Read more