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anti-anging, Body Milk, Cocoa Butter, Dry skin, Etnik Cosmetics, Moisturiser, Sensitive Skin, Skincare -

  We all know that cocoa is used to make the delicious chocolate that we eat. But did you know that it can also be used to improve your skin in many ways? As winter is coming, it is important to let you know that cocoa butter might become your best ally to avoid your skin getting dry due to cold weather. But first, let’s find out more about cocoa!  About Cocoa Butter  Cocoa butter is a type of fat that comes from cocoa beans. Cocoa has been used in medicine and as a skin therapy for about 3,000 years....

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anti-aging, Antioxidants, Black Seed Oil, Eczema, Healing, Nigella Oil, Sensitive Skin, Skincare -

As we are entering a cold season, we wanted to introduce the benefits of an oil that may not be known by many but that has amazing properties. Today we are going to talk about the Nigella oil, also known as black seed oil.Black seed oil has spread over decades throughout North Africa (Egypt, Sudan)  Asia (India, Bangladesh, Pakistan), Middle East (Turkey, Iraq, Iran)  and Southern Europe.  Nowadays, the plant is cultivated worldwide for medicinal purposes. It has been said that black seed oil was first used by the Assyrians of ancient Egypt, where it was used in beauty routines...

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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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