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Bakuchiol in skincare, a new miracle ingredient
In addition to our five main ingredients, we are continuously looking for the best and gentlest ingredients with scientifically proven efficacy. The newest ingredient on our radar? The powerhouse Bakuchiol! A plant-based and mild alternative to retinol.
How to get rid of chapped lips
Suffering from chapped lips? Winter is a hard time for every skin type. The outdoor air combined with the indoor heat can dehydrate our skin and cause lips to crack, peel and even bleed. Nevertheless, it’s not necessary to suffer from these painful lips until the start of spring. In this blog I provide you […]
Exfoliating keeps your skin healthy
As we spend more time indoors, not only is our mood under increasing pressure, our skin is also experiencing quite a lot. The dry air at home and a lack of fresh outside air can dry out your skin. So I cannot emphasize enough how important hydration is, epecially now more than ever! My second best skin care […]
Harmful substances in your daily skin care products
Shampoo, skin care, cosmetics and deodorant: products we come into contact with on a daily basis. But these daily products aren’t all that great for us. A lot of these contain harmful substances that can seriously damage your health, because our skin absorbs part of these substances. My advice: learn to understand the list of […]
Day cream vs. night cream: what’s the difference?
Is there a difference between day and night creams? According to several online sources night cream is an unnecessary product because the differences in texture and ingredients are minimal. Our loyal SELF fans know we have both a day and night cream. That’s why I’d like to take a moment and tell you more about […]
SOS problem skin: the rejuvenating ingredients by SELF
I get pictures mailed to me daily by clients with skin conditions, maybe you’re one of them. Unfortunately a lot of people have to deal with skin problems such as eczema, psoriasis, rosacea and many of these conditions are chronic by nature. These skin conditions are permanently in your life. SELF can help treat these […]
Age is not a skin type
The question I get asked a lot is: “how do I choose the right skin care for my age?” A lot of commercial brands announce you have to fight premature aging signals and that you’re better of choosing anti-aging products. You would need different products for each age group. But is this really the case? […]
Is natural skin care really better?
The last few years more and more companies are getting into the natural trend. They release all sorts of new natural products and even go as far as only using ingredients provided by Mother Nature. It’s a trend I can only be delighted with, as everything you put on your skin should be edible as […]
Our SELF facial routine: simple and effective
Most women have a bathroom cabinet filled with products, a cabinet you can barely close. There are just so many products on the market at the moment and finding the correct skin care routine isn’t easy! But let’s be honest: do you know what every product you put on your skin does for you? The […]