Blog Mask Series

Mask Series #2

Back in 2010, when Glamglow launched, who would have ever guessed a few years later the world and instagram would be flooded with mud masks! Just to think 10-15 years ago, it was pretty difficult to get an exciting mask from any retail brand even “clinical brands” and now, WOW! So why do we love …

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Blog Mask Series

Mask Series #1

I haven’t done one of these series in absolute ages, jeez my Vitamin C series was like two years ago just as the BIG Vit C 🍊craze kicked in. So I am going to do a MUd masking series this week hopefully this help you sieve through some of the mud masks out there. (As …

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Benzoyl Perxoide

Favourite Ingredient for acne – This is not my fav but a derm and doctor fav! . Good old “Benzoyl Peroxide” and /or Clindamycin Gel . How many of you have been prescribed this one? ✨ Duac Once Daily Gel ✨ What is it? A medicine for acne treatment – moderate, mild maybe the odd …

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Re:Pigment

What is it: A serum that combines modern advances in biotechnology and peptide technology to target hyperpigmentation. TICK! . Scent: Unscented . Texture: Light, watery texture very easy to layer with other products and absorbs quickly into the skin. . Price: $77 (30ml) . Suitable for: hyperpigmentation, uneven skin tone, dark spots, PIH. . Key …

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Copper Peptides (CAIS)

What are copper peptides (GHK-CU)? . Copper peptides are naturally occurring complexes. GHK is the human copper-binding tripeptide glycyl-L-histidyl-L-lysine – “it is found naturally in plasma, saliva and urine but reduces with age”(Pickhard 2015) ⠀ . The molecule has a high affinity for Cu II (copper ion), forming GHK-Cu. It is this complex that got …

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Inner Beauty

Ashwagandha

A few of you asked me to run through some of the supplements I was taking and there are quite a few but I thought I would do an Ingredient spotlight on one of my all-time favourite Ayurvedic herb supplements, #Ashwagandha (I know I don’t talk about this a lot but I am huge fan …

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Spot Series

Omega 3 Supplement

When living in Japan for several years, one thing I noticed was how great my skin started to look and I generally had far fewer breakouts than before. I did get a few breakouts here and there but not as many cystic angry red spots. This was mostly attributed to my diet which was rich …

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