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 […]

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 […]

Avoid Skin Damage From The Sun and Be Sun Smart!

Avoid Skin Damage From The Sun and Be Sun Smart! So much of skin damage and premature aging, such as wrinkling and freckling of the skin, is due to exposure to the sun’s harsh UV rays. UV rays are at their most dangerous as we spend leisurely time outdoors during the summer months. However, UV […]

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 […]

Coconut, Wondrous Coconut

Coconuts

COCONUT, WONDROUS COCONUT According to a Skin Inc. magazine article by Kate Hamilton: in Sanskrit, coconut is kalpa vriksha, meaning “the tree that provides all the necessities of life”; in Malay, it’s called pokok seribu guna, “the tree of a thousand uses”; and in the Philippines, it’s called simply “the tree of life”. I call […]

Allow Your Skin To Breathe

Beauty Organics

ALLOW YOUR SKIN TO BREATHE Many of us wear foundation or concealing makeup during the day. Most of these applications block the pores almost suffocating the skin, and these cosmetics are often worn for hours on end. It is vital that your skin has at least as much time to breathe without the impeding layers […]

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 […]