Acne Masks

With the Summer weather and current protective mask requirements, many people are experiencing increased acne breakouts. To treat and prevent breakouts, you may consider adding a weekly acne mask to your skincare routine. Acne is bacterial linked inflammation caused by Propionibacterium acnes, bacteria that lives on the skin but may cause local infections (pimples) when …

Ingredient Spotlight: Green Tea!

Green tea is known as a potent source of polyphenols. Polyphenols often have antioxidant effects and are broken down into different categories. Green tea contains EGCG which is a catechin. Catechins are grouped as flavonoids (a large group of plant-based phytonutrients). Catechins prevent cell damage and reduce free radical formation. Aside from the standard antioxidant …