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Is Salicylic Acid Synthetic? Get the Scoop Here!

natural salicylic acid So you may wonder if salicylic acid skincare products are synthetic.  While it is initially a naturally occurring plant derived ingredient, it is commonly (but not always) processed to extract the beneficial constituent then altered into powder form. You may know it as “aspirin” which contains salicylin, or you may have experienced it in beauty products.  Does this process make it bad?  Many may say “no” if the benefits outweigh the risks.  I would imagine if you need relief from…
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Rose Hip Seed Oil As A Powerful Antioxidant

Antioxidants protect and repair tissues in the body which is why they are great for your skin. All natural ingredients such as these are a naturally effective way to fight wrinkling, uneven skin tone, sagging and blemishes. Rose hip seed oil offers so many properties you don’t want to be without this ingredient in at least a few of your products. Rose hip seed oil contains a range of antioxidants including lycopene and beta-carotene as well as Vitamins A and…
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Salicylic Acid: Why is Aspirin in Our Beauty Products?

Been hearing about beauty products containing some form of Salicylic Acid?  Wondering if it’s the shiznit or total crap?  Well, its time you knew the truth and you can always trust to give you the full on, low down, dirty details about anything and everything beauty! Overall, we’d say Salicylic Acid is actually a pretty awesome skin care ingredient: and that’s No Bull!  But, what really is it? A form of Salicylic Acid is, interestingly enough, the main component…
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