What Alcohol Is That?

Alcohols

WHAT ALCOHOL IS THAT? There are a number of different alcohols used in the skin care and cosmetics industry…some are OK and some NOT OK! I just want to take a moment of your time to ponder on just a short comparison of GOOD versus BAD alcohols used in some formulations. Let’s take a look […]

One Square Inch of Skin

Human Skin Structure

One Square Inch of Skin I saw this once and thought it was a really interesting piece of information… I hope you do too! What is contained in one square inch of skin (or 2.54 square centimetres of skin)? Here are the complex structures of the skin contained in that one area… 65 hairs 9,500,000 […]

Introducing Dead Sea Salt Scrub

Salt Scrubs

Dead Sea Salt Scrub Another addition to our Dead Sea Salt series of products is EDA’s Dead Sea Salt Scrub with Lemongrass and Lemon Myrtle, and it is beneficial for all skin types. The minerals in Dead Sea salt help nourish and treat the skin in many ways, restoring balance and rejuvenating the outer and […]

My Son’s Approval

Teenage Boy

My Son’s Approval I was surprised one day when my son pointed out his very dry lips. He was 12 years old at the time and usually didn’t want to bother with anything like lip balm, heaven forbid we wear that sort of stuff!?!? So imagine my shock when he said “YES PLEASE” to me […]

Lovely Luscious Lips

Funky Lips

LOVELY LUSCIOUS LIPS Many of us constantly slather our lips with lipsticks, glosses, etc., in an attempt to keep our lips from drying and cracking and to keep them “kissably soft”, yet often many of these products contain chemical cocktails that tend to dry out your lips rather than moisturise them. Did you know that, […]

Facial Care in Five Easy Steps

Facial Skin Care

Facial Care in Five Easy Steps Unfortunately some of us often go to bed at night forgetting about the impact our day has had on our face. Every day our face is subject to grime and pollution from the atmosphere. Add to that normal perspiration and dead skin cells, and we have a formula for […]

From the Outside In

Girl

FROM THE OUTSIDE IN Skin absorbs up to 60% of what is applied to it! Have you ever researched some of the ingredients found in well-known skin care products? Well, if you haven’t, no need to worry! We have spent hours, months and years researching the contents of our everyday skin care products and some […]

Mind, Body & Soul

Mind, Body & Soul

MIND, BODY AND SOUL There are many aspects to consider when it comes to good skincare. Sometimes we overlook those we don’t see in our bathroom cabinet!… Find Time to Relax The strains and stresses of everyday life can heighten health problems, and this can manifest in the form of a breakout or a rash […]

Why You Should Use A Cleanser

Cleansing

WHY YOU SHOULD USE A CLEANSER According to Rona Berg, in her book, “Beauty,” a French cosmetics executive once told her, “Soap should only ever touch your skin from the neck down.” AND WE AGREE! Avoid bar soaps as they tend to dry out the skin…. You can either simply apply your cleanser, then wipe […]

The Most Essential Skin Solution …

THE MOST ESSENTIAL SKIN SOLUTION … Water … Most of us know how important it is to drink plenty of water, our skin is comprised of 64% water! Without adequate water intake, skin tends to be unhealthy and dry. For those of us who spend much time inside with airconditioning or heating, it is important […]