keyboard_arrow_upAccentuate your personal style even with a demanding lifestyle
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Leading a life that entails attending events, hosting shows and entertaining guests at high-profile gatherings, with all the travelling, climate changes and makeup calls these entail, can take a toll on your skin. So how do South Africa’s leading ladies do all this but still look so fantastic? One of their secrets is Croatian natural […]

keyboard_arrow_upBerg + Schmidt launches a lipid-encapsulated format of Glabridin
keyboard_arrow_downBerg + Schmidt launches a lipid-encapsulated format of Glabridin

Berg + Schmidt, an expert in functional raw materials and specialties from Hamburg, Germany, will present a novel range of whitening products at in-cosmetics Global, marketed as BergaBright SmartLipids.

keyboard_arrow_upLessonia to present scientific discovery exclusively at in-cosmetics in Paris
keyboard_arrow_downLessonia to present scientific discovery exclusively at in-cosmetics in Paris

There is now evidence that a mechanical action of small particles can induce a biological response having great benefits for the skin and its healthy looking. This major discovery opens the way to create a new generation of skin care products based on the stimulation of the skin renewal by mechanobiology.

keyboard_arrow_upDSM showcases Light Medical Beauty options
keyboard_arrow_downDSM showcases Light Medical Beauty options

DSM’s Personal Care & Aroma Ingredients business unit, one of the industry’s leading suppliers to the personal care, home care and fine fragrance markets, showcased non-invasive topical solutions and a new substantiation for its bioactive ALPAFLOR SCUTELLARIA AO at PCHi, booth 4D28 on 26 to 28 February 2019.

keyboard_arrow_upErase the hyperpigmentation with Nix & Tee
keyboard_arrow_downErase the hyperpigmentation with Nix & Tee

How does the saying go? The tan will fade but the memories will last forever. Unfortunately, so will the dark spots if you don’t get on it right away. The sun’s enemy number one when it comes to hyperpigmentation, it might not initially cause it, but it will worsen it. Discoloration is one the biggest […]

keyboard_arrow_upEnviron wins big at Women & Home #Straighttalkingbeauty Awards 2019
keyboard_arrow_downEnviron wins big at Women & Home #Straighttalkingbeauty Awards 2019

Environ Skin Care, a globally recognised and loved professional skin care brand built on science, beauty and care, has landed two prestigious accolades at the woman&home #Straighttalkingbeauty Awards 2019. The prestigious annual competition aims to honour the crème de la crème of the beauty industry. The esteemed panel of judges consisted of experts across the […]

keyboard_arrow_upFive habits ageing your skin and how to break them
keyboard_arrow_downFive habits ageing your skin and how to break them

Growing old is inevitable, but ageing before your time? That can be controlled. By making some adjusts to your daily habits this new year and including a simple but effective skincare regime, the signs of premature ageing can be banished. By marrying the basic principles of efficacy of active plant ingredients with modern cosmetic technology, […]

keyboard_arrow_upProtect skin from urban pollution with Depolluphane EpiPlus
keyboard_arrow_downProtect skin from urban pollution with Depolluphane EpiPlus

A new skin care active from Mibelle, Depolluphane EpiPlus consists of an organic cress sprout extract and an artichoke extract combined with a smart polysaccharide complex. The combination active ingredient has been developed to protect the skin from the damaging effects of pollution.

keyboard_arrow_upAnother win for RégimA
keyboard_arrow_downAnother win for RégimA

Professional skin care brand, RégimA continues to win awards for its products and services. At the Professional Beauty 2018 Awards, which took place on 2 September at The Venue in Melrose Arch, Johannesburg, RégimA was named Best Skin Care Supplier, winning this prestigious Industry Award for the second consecutive year. The skin care brand also won the Best Skin Care Supplier award in 2015.

keyboard_arrow_upThe dark truth about acne in darker skin tones
keyboard_arrow_downThe dark truth about acne in darker skin tones

While melanin queens have the advantage of ageing more gracefully when compared to their lighter counterparts, they are not completely immune to other skin concerns such as acne. What’s even more concerning and difficult to treat are the remnants of acne that can linger or permanently leave a mark, long after the acne has cleared up. ‘In darker skin tones we have to treat acne much more swiftly and efficiently than in lighter skin tones as there is a much bigger chance of developing post inflammatory pigmentation and scarring,’ explains Dr Portia Gumede of Dr P Aesthetic Lifestyle Centre.