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Let's Celebrate Our Mama Earth: Six Conventional Skincare Products to Swap First

Let's Celebrate Our Mama Earth: Six Conventional Skincare Products to Swap First

In this day in age; clean and green beauty products can be incredibly difficult to decipher the difference between.  There are plenty of beauty products that claim to be “clean” or “green” and when you look closely at their ingredients you will see that they are in fact not filed under the right category of “clean” or “green”. Why Clean Beauty? The skin is the largest organ of the body and it absorbs what is put on it too. Many beauty products are formulated with ingredients that are known as endocrine disruptors which have the potential to interfere with our...

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The Gua Sha Hype: Helpful or Harmful?

The Gua Sha Hype: Helpful or Harmful?

Without understanding the skin structure, more damage than good can come from adding a Gua Sha tool into your skincare routine. Which can lead to more injuries due to a heavy force applied or even scraping in the wrong direction (meridians).

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5 Healthy Skincare Tips You Should Resolute To Add Into Your Daily Skincare Routine

5 Healthy Skincare Tips You Should Resolute To Add Into Your Daily Skincare Routine

As make our way through the first month of 2022, we want to share with you 5 healthy skincare tips you should resolute add into your daily routine. It's important to have a solid skincare routine in place to maintain healthy skin and protect yourself from free radicals. However, these are some simple steps you can adopt today to make your routine even better in the new year.   One: Drink Water Staying hydrated is the most critical step you can do for maintaining healthy skin. Water supports your body's integumentary system, the system that contains your largest organ, your skin. With your body...

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The Health Of Your Skin Is A True Reflection From The Inside Out

The Health Of Your Skin Is A True Reflection From The Inside Out

Listen, the skin is always talking; but how often do we listen to it? Your skin is an organ constantly evolving throughout your lifetime. It shed about 40,000 skin cells per minute and renews every 30 days. Because it holds multiple layers to protect the internal organs from pathogens and diseases, it is also the channel communicator for temperature control and pain receptors. What does all this mean? Every cell in the body is a receiver and a transmitter. It can pick up the subtle information in the air, water, sound, and surface that we touch. Now close your eyes,...

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Which problems does our skin face in the winter, Essance's Guide To Winter Skincare

Which problems does our skin face in the winter, Essance's Guide To Winter Skincare

While you can take care of your body in the winter with cozy knits and warm beverages, Essance is sharing our tips for the perfect winter skin. Which problems does our skin face in the winter? Cold winter weather decreases the amount of fatty acids, ceramides, and cholesterol in our skin. As these form a protective barrier, their loss leads to an increase in Trans Epidermal Water Loss (TEWL) and general inflammation (read more about that here). While it is cold, skins oil flows more slowly, which means that it is more likely to get stuck in your pores (aggravated...

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