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US bans microbeads

The ban on manufacturing microbeads will enter into force on the 1st of July 2017. OTC medicines and cosmetics containing microbeads can no longer be manufactured starting July 1, 2018, whilst OTC drugs containing the plastic microspheres will no longer be available for sale after the 1st of July 2019. 99 more words


Essence Blush up! Powder Blush in Heat Wave

Hello folks!

I am back! Well its been a crazy fun first half of the month with travel and family ….and now I am all excited to blog :). 386 more words


Squalane Vs Squalene

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between the two chemicals listed above?

Have you ever googled them and found that one of them comes from Shark and one comes from vegetables? 325 more words


Propylene Glycol- What's the deal?

Propylene glycol is usually found on the ‘avoid at all costs’ lists around the internet, with horrifying statements such as ‘carcinogenic’ and ‘anti-freeze’ plastered liberally across the page. 479 more words


Origins Checks and Balances Frothy Face Wash

Hola folks!!

I have been using the Origins checks and balances face wash for over 6 months and I am now finally ready to give my thoughts on this face wash :) 499 more words


Micellar Cleansing Waters: How do they work?

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So, if you ask a beauty junkie what their favorite makeup remover is at the moment, chances are they will mention the Bioderma Micellar Cleansing Water or some of the popular drugstore versions that have come out recently. 431 more words


How to select the best mineral makeup?

My plan this week was to sit down and write up a guide to selecting the best mineral makeup. Then today I came across this blog article by Viva Woman in Singapore that perfectly explains just that! 327 more words