Ingredient Profile: Resveratrol

Resveratrol is a powerful antioxidant that is found naturally in the skin and seeds of grapes. It’s the reason why doctors actually recommend a glass or two of red wine with dinner (oh yes!), as it has been shown to provide great benefits for heart health when ingested. But, it has also been proven to […]

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The #1 Thing They Don’t Want You to Know About the Water in Your Skincare

It’s a little-known fact that water makes up between 60-80% of every skincare product formula. Don’t believe it? Go take a look at all those products in your bathroom cabinet! Ingredients are listed on the labels of skincare products in order of percentage composition—ingredients with the highest percentage of the formula are listed first and […]

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I’ll have a Skin & Tonic!

After cleansing the skin, it is common to use a toner or astringent to help remove the last traces of impurities and close pores. One might think it would be beneficial to close the pores so as to keep further dirt and irritants out of the skin. However, this isn’t always the best case. Unfortunately, many […]

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