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How to Apply Toner With Hand?

Updated: November 26, 2021

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Toners are cosmetics, usually used to balance pH, shrink pores, cleanse, help groom and to moisturise, provide extra protection to your skin. The differently available toners are water-like toners, mist toners, serum toners, exfoliating toners (glycolic and salicylic acid toners), anti-aging or treatment toners. Toner is generally applied to the skin using cotton balls, cotton pads, and hands! To know more about how to correctly apply the…

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Can we use expired olive oil for skin? How long does unopened olive oil last?

Updated: November 23, 2021

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Olive oil is a really great ingredient that has multiple uses in it, and because of that, we store olive oil with us. Now, as with every other thing, olive oil expires too and the question arises –  Can we use expired olive oil for skin?  Yes, you can use expired olive oil for skin, as an exfoliator, scrubber, or a moisturizer for the skin. Rancid or…

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5 Best moisturizers for black skin

Updated: November 9, 2021

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Moisturising is the need of an hour, no matter what your skin type or skin tone moisturizing is important. Several moisturizers leave a white cast on skin which gives shabby texture and loom to your skin. The reason why darker skin tones need a different moisturizer is because of the melanin content in the skin tone.  That is why the question is –    What is the…

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Why is there a Red mark between eyebrows after a shower?

Updated: November 2, 2021

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If you have a red mark between your eyebrows after taking a shower, then it is likely because of the chlorine in the water. Chlorine can cause dry skin and make wrinkles more noticeable. For those who are concerned about their appearance, this may not be an ideal situation to be in. Fortunately, there are some ways that one can reduce or even eliminate this problem. But…

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Substitutes for witch hazel. What else can you use?

Updated: September 25, 2021

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Witch hazel is a popular topical treatment for insect bites, sores, and rashes. It can also be used to reduce the appearance of redness in the skin. Witch hazel is often sold as an astringent or toner but it can be hard to find especially if you are looking for organic brands. However, there are cases when you do not have access to Witch Hazel and looking…

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Is beeswax comedogenic? Does it clog pores?

Updated: September 25, 2021

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It’s true, you should not use anything on your skin that is comedogenic- a substance causing blackheads or whiteheads. We all tend to choose products that are non-comedogenic and do not cause acne or blackheads on the skin. Is beeswax comedogenic? Does it clog pores? No, beeswax isn’t comedogenic at all. It does not clog pores. In fact, it will actually help to reduce your acne and…

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Jojoba oil smelling weird. What is the reason?

Updated: September 25, 2021

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Jojoba oil is a popular ingredient in many natural skincare products. It is derived from the jojoba plant and it has been proven to help with dry skin, acne, and other common cosmetic problems. Despite its popularity, there are some people who are put off by the smell of jojoba oil- so much so that they avoid using it altogether. Have ever wondered why jojoba oil smells…

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Is mct oil comedogenic?

Updated: July 28, 2021

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MCT oil is used in many skincare and haircare because of its great moisturizing feature. MCT oil is the first choice when it comes to massaging foil, due to its fast-absorbent, non-sticky and non-staining properties. Being used in most of the cosmetics. Is MCT oil comedogenic? No, MCT oil is safe for people with acne-prone skin. MCT oil is non-comedogenic. Unlike other oils, it is not greasy…

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Is aloe vera non-comedogenic?

Updated: July 26, 2021

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Developing blackheads and blocking of pores on the skin is certainly a matter of concern. Blackheads cause black scars, most commonly in and around the area of the nose when the hair follicles become clogged due to sweating or dead skin cells. One always wishes to get rid of them by hook or by crook. Several home remedies are devised out of which aloe vera is used…

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Do clay masks expire?

Updated: July 23, 2021

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Everything that is manufactured has an expiry period. After an expiry period, It is advised to use any of those products to prevent severe health issues. An expiry product is not less than poison. So, it is always a smart move to check the expiry date of a product. But there are few items which put us into the confusion, that do they even get expired or…

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