Activated charcoal acts like a magnet, absorbing dirt, oil and pollutants that clog pores and cause breakouts,.

Activated charcoal | skincare with pulling power

On Dec 12,2016/

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In Fountain News Men Skin Care Advice Trends

Men and women who regularly encounter break outs can help their condition by using a face mask containing activated charcoal. Activated charcoal* is an amazing substance. In fact, it’s the go-to ingredient for many doctors and skincare specialists around the world. Why? Activated charcoal has the power to draw out impurities from the body, such as bacteria, poisons, chemicals and dirt. In …

Woman with a spray of bright red hair and colourful flowers

Hair treatment | hairceuticals

On Nov 23,2016/

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In Fountain News Haircare Trends

Embrace the age of hairceuticals. You may have heard of the word “hairceuticals”. Like cosmetcuiticals – a combination of cosmetics and pharmaceuticals – hairceuticals are hair treatment products that combines biologically active ingredients claiming medical benefits with haircare products. Think of it as a marriage between haircare and pharmaceuticals. The reason for this new hair treatment trend is the growing …

Girl looking despondant demostrating pollution is a massive accelerator of premature aging

Pollution | public enemy #1 | premature aging

On Nov 07,2016/

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In Fountain News Skin Care Advice

For a long time, pollution was simply considered to be dirt or dust that could be easily removed by cleansing. However, it has been discovered that pollution is a massive accelerator of premature aging, and is considered the #1 public enemy to health and beauty. Recognised as a major health problem by WHO, skin aging caused by pollution includes the appearance …

Hyaluronic Acid, nature's high performance moisturiser

Miracle ingredient: hyaluronic acid

On Oct 31,2016/

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In Fountain News Skin Care Advice

Hyaluronic acid is one of skincare’s miracle materials. The polysaccharide is hard-working, multi-tasking, anti-aging and occurs naturally in the human body. It helps to cushion and lubricate joints and is found in connective tissue, eye fluids and the skin – in fact 50 per cent of hyaluronic acid (HA) found in the body is in the skin. The reason why hyaluronic acid is so …

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Hydrate from within

On Oct 24,2016/

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In Anti-Aging Beauty Drinks Fountain News

Hydrate your skin from within with collagen beauty drinks – a new trend taking the US and Europe by storm. Oral nutritional supplements, or ready-to-drink collagen beauty beverages, is a growing market and is expected to reach US$7.4 billion over the next five years. “In addition to a good skincare routine, we recommend a healthy lifestyle that involves regular, moderate exercise and …