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Acne, Aging, Anti-inflammatory properties, Cleanser, Dry Skin, Etnik Cosmetics, Exfoliation, Face Scrub, Jojoba oil, Moisturising, Skincare, Soothe -

  Jojoba oil is extracted from the seed of the Simmondsia chinensis (or jojoba plant), which grows in regions of California, Arizona and Northern Mexico. The Native Americans living in these regions used Jojoba oil centuries ago to treat several skin problems. It's the closest moisturiser to your skin's natural oil In terms of composition, jojoba oil is very similar to sebum , the oil that our skin naturally produces. If you apply jojoba oil onto your skin, it sends it  a signal that it doesn’t need extra sebum for hydration. By regulating the excess sebum, pores do not get...

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Acne, Ageing, Body scrub, Exfoliation, Face mask, Face scrub, Hyperpigmentation, Scalp scrub, Skin, Skincare -

The role of the skin is to protect the body from external agressions such as UV rays. In order to complete its role, skin cells are renewed each month with new cells to replace dead ones. External action is needed to remove dead skin cells and avoid that they pile up at the surface but also clogging pores. When we get rid of the dead cells, our skin looks smooth and brighter, making it easier to absorb moisture for skin treatments to be more effective.   What is Exfoliation? Dr. Ingrid Wilson defines skin exfoliation as “one of the essential...

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Acne, Arbutin, Beauty Talk, Dr. Ingrid Wilson, Hyperpigmentation, Hyperpigmentation treatment, IG Live Q & A, Melasma, Skin Bleaching, Skin Lightening, Sunscreen -

We had another beauty talk on Instagram Live with Dr. Wilson on 7th May. The topic was hyperpigmentation as it was highly requested from many people. We asked several questions to Dr. Wilson and viewers had also the opportunity to ask theirs during the live. Here’s a summary of our conversation and the responses from Dr. Wilson.   What is hyperpigmentation? It’s the result of too much of the melanin pigment. Melanin is the pigment that gives us our skin colour and is our skin’s natural sunscreen. It protects us from the sun as well as UV rays. There are...

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