Niacinamide And Its Benefits

Niacinamide and Its Benefits Niacinamide – also known as Vitamin B3 or Nicotinic Acid – has been touted of late as something of a skincare panacea. There is good reason for this hype, however. We all know the benefits to be derived from getting enough B vitamins in one’s diet. They help to convert the Read More

Are Sheet Masks Worth The Hype?

Are Sheet Masks Worth The Hype? Are sheet masks worth the hype? We’ve been asking ourselves that question lately, since everywhere you look companies are creating sheet masks for all skin types. While they’ve been used in Korea for some time, their popularity in the United States has grown tremendously over the past few years. Read More

New Year’s Resolutions That You Can Actually Keep

Making New Year’s Resolutions? Don’t we all? This time-honored tradition is a rite of passage at the end of every year. It’s an opportunity for us to begin fresh and be inspired to make much-needed changes. What’s particularly daunting, however, is where to begin. Why Do We Often Fail to Keep Our Resolutions? Studies have Read More

Pros and Cons of Silicones in Skincare and Haircare

Why Silicones in Skincare and Haircare? You may have noticed that many different silicones can be found in skincare and haircare products today. There are a number of reasons why formulators – and customers – like products containing silicone. With many names, some ending in “oxane”, they are in cosmetics, as well. There are also Read More