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Blue Light Skin Damage – Causes, Effects & Treatments

Exposure to atmospheric pollutants is well known to cause a number of skin health issues. Activating cutaneous stress and inflammatory response, consequently leading to Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) formation and a decrease in antioxidant skin defence. Although the application of sun cream has become normality for the majority to protect against UVA and UVB rays,…

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Gendered Beauty: The Rise in Male Grooming

The substantial growth of the cosmetics industry over the decades is extremely admirable in that large sections of the market are only targeted towards 50% of the population. However, in recent times, males have started to take up regular grooming habits due to paying more attention to their health and wellbeing; looking good can be…

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The Truth Behind Toxic Beauty Claims

Do you ever look at the ingredients list on your cosmetics products and wonder, ‘what are they?’ and ‘what do they do?’. When you start doing some research, you will be bombarded with a series of articles listing cosmetic ingredients that are harmful and should be avoided at all costs. As with everything you find…

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Trends in Cosmetics: The Waterless Beauty Debate

As far as we can see, the concept of waterless beauty first appeared when South Korean brands started promoting them as being more beneficial as a result of higher concentration of active ingredients. Since then, the meaning of the term has changed. Consumers now associate using ‘waterless beauty’ products with a sustainable lifestyle by eliminating…

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