It’s finally summertime and it seems like we are all getting a double dose of heat and sun. Coming out of isolation and into the outdoors can be tricky for your skin.
Recent studies show that the skin absorbs up to 60% of the chemicals in products. This means the ingredients you put on your skin can come into direct contact with your bloodstream.
Skin irritation of any sort is no fun but eczema is in a league of its own. It’s estimated that over 35 million American’s have eczema – that’s about 1-3% of adults, and 10-20% of children.
Hot weather actually changes your skin. The heat can lead to water loss and dehydration which in turn can cause skin to feel irritated, red and dry. Along with the heat you need to be aware of sun damage and protection.
Men and women have always rated a person’s eyes as one of the most important facial features.
Natural Beauty Wins the Day
With Covid-19 we have all had to learn how to do things ourselves, we’ve had to learn to do without and have had to define what is most important to us.
To me, face oils are the pinnacle of skincare luxury. I know, what can be complex about a facial oil … it’s oil for your face right? Surprisingly it’s actually much more complex than that.
I went to do my weekly grocery trip today and the store was in panic mode. No parking, empty shelves, long lines and a sense of desperation.
In honor of Spring approaching, we are dedicating a post to two superstars in SHINE’s formula: little-known (and very potent) skin brighteners bearberry extract and licorice extract.