What is clean beauty? Is clean beauty always good for you? With the rise of conscious consumerism in the beauty industry, the skincare and cosmetic products came with their own segmentations and labels. One of them being ‘clean beauty’. Many brands claim that they are clean, cruelty-free and vegan. Are all of these the same? Read more to find out
Our skin constantly undergoes through changes as we age. Skin concerns vary between different age groups as skin’s structure varies over the years. Your 20s glowing and radiant skin gives way to your 30s post puberty skin which can show signs of thinning, wrinkles and discoloration. Your skin starts loosing 1% collagen every year in your late 20s and early 30s. Signs of premature aging, wrinkles, crow’s feet, discoloration, dryness starts showing up in the late 20s or early 30s. This is because skin’s damage in your teens or early 20s due to environmental factors starts showing up during your 30s. That is why it is necessary to take good preventative care of the skin in your 20s.
Colourism has been prevalent in communities since over a century. In this modern day and age, thanks to social media and empowered individuals who have started to come up and speak about their harrowing experiences on facing skin tone biases in societies since times immemorial. #SayNoToColourism movement was long overdue as it has become a matter of urgency to address this stigma and recognize the truth that has been suppressed since many years. Through social media platforms, people are now owning their skin colour and challenging the age old status quos proudly.
The philosophy of ‘less is more’ rings loud and clear when it comes to maintaining our skin care routine. The influx of skincare products in all ranges and varieties is overwhelming and it is becoming increasingly difficult to believe what works for us, what doesn’t, how much of it actually works, how much of it is actually needed and so on. Dermatologists nowadays observe a myriad of products that their clients bring with themselves to try to understand why certain things claim to work but yet they fail to show the promised results. As necessity for skincare has evolved, so is the necessity to understand the right method and products for your skin for optimum results. Too much usage of...
Serums are a must-haves in your skincare routine to rise up a notch higher in your skincare game! Serums can definitely make your routine and help you achieve the results you desire. Nowadays, these skin serums come in many different versions with different combinations or not, each promising to tackle your specific skin concerns. However, it becomes necessary to understand the nature of these active ingredients to estimate how long they will take to start showing results.