When you’re not busy being a Mum and working, what do you do to relax?
(spoiler alert, don’t read this if you like to hate alcohol)
If you google “alcohol in skincare” you will find a lot of opinions (almost always stated as fact 😊).
As most menopausal women will tell you, menopause means havoc for your skin.
But seeing as menopause happens when both natural skin aging and premature skin aging (which is mainly caused by cumulative exposure to the sun) are starting to set in, it’s hard to tease out how many of the changes in your skin are due to aging and how many to menopause.
After a long hot summer, it’s almost a relief to feel that chill in the air as winter begins.
What is hyaluronic acid?
Hyaluronic acid is a polysaccharide (a complex sugar) and it is one of the major components of the scaffolding known as the extracellular matrix of the skin.
It feels like forever since life was normal! Zoom calls, social distancing, Netflix- no chill!
Eye creams: We love them, but are they needed?
Both men and women REALLY care about the appearance of our eyes.
You know it does!
It is a bit of a chicken and egg situation.
Although as you age your skin gets drier and you get more wrinkles, dry skin doesn’t actually cause wrinkles.
Why does pigmentation happen?
Melanin, your skin’s brown pigment protects your skin from UV damage.
By Daniel, ESK Co-Founder
Any inflammatory skin condition such as acne, can lead to pigmentation spots.
Should I exfoliate if I have acne?
No!! Well, not with the kind of exfoliator you see on the market- the kinds of scrubs my daughters find on Instagram.
3 reasons to review your skincare range this year (even if you are happy with yours)
You’ve experimented with a few different skincare brands and have one that you’re comfortable with.
The 4 things you should know about facial cleansers in 2019
They cost between $10 and $96 and they clean our skin.