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White RX

Sorry it took me a while to write the last post on my brightening serums I was too busy enjoying myself on a sandy beach 🏖😌 So going back a few days, I talked about Alpha Arbutin (AA) as a tyrosinase inhibitor (that works by blocking or sedating the production of melanin which causes your …

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Alpha Arbutin

I have literally lost count the number of times I have seen this ingredient across Japanese, South Korea and East Asian products. So this is not the first time that I am coming across this ingredient but it was the 1st time that I bought AA at this particular marked %.⠀ ⠀ Before I go …

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Niacinamide

Day 3 of #forthehealthofit hosted by @my.strange.days and @thebeautyconservator – Star Ingredient⠀ ⠀ #BWIngredient spotlight on Niacinamide – really an ingredient that has the most noticeable effect on my skin. #BWSpotSeries #BWBrightSeries Blemishes? Barrier function? Hyperpigmentation? Scars? Do we have all bases covered? ⠀ Before I go into my experience, I will just very briefly …

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Vitamin C Part 2

In the final part of this #beamlight post, I would like to cover the various Vit C derivative options. As you know, L-Ascorbic acid (LAA) has many disadvantages such as stability, oxidation. So rather than spending a fortune on something which might become a dud product in a few weeks or months I decided to …

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