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How and why to do a Patch Test

How and why to do a patch test Everyone has their own unique skin so it’s impossible to say how an individual will react to a particular ingredient. While many of the ingredients with known, more universal, sensitivities are avoided in natural skincare (the artificial fragrances in particular, as well as many preservatives and additives)…

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15 natural ways to shiny, gorgeous hair – that work with all hair products

Whatever product you’re using, there are some ways in which you can increase its effectiveness and reduce any negative impact. 1. Soft water – if you’re lucky enough to live in a soft water area, enjoy it. Those with harder water coming out of their taps and shower heads do have some options: a. Install…

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Cleanliness for skincare makers

Cleanliness in BIY Skincare

Cleanliness is your Number One priority One of the golden rules in making skincare is to work as cleanly as possible. Be meticulous about hygiene and sterile equipment. No one wants germs or dirt in their skincare, and contamination can massively shorten its lifespan, so do take care. Top ten tips for cleanliness Here are…

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