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 …

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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 …

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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How To Prevent Wrinkles

On Aug 01,2016/

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In Fountain News Skin Care Advice

Let’s Talk About Wrinkles! Do we have too? Ugh, Ok, fine. Wrinkles are the biggest indication that we are getting old and there are many different types with many names: laugh lines, frown lines, wisdom creases (I just made that one up, but it’s a good description!!), crow’s feet, tear troughs, bunny lines, rumples, crumples, creases, and an Australian favourite …

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Facial Rejuvenation

On Jul 14,2016/

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In Fountain News Skin Care Advice

Today’s booming beauty industry has seen a number of treatments and procedures available to rejuvenate your appearance, but which one is best for you? Here is the lowdown on just a few…. BOTOX Botox is a natural, purified protein that relaxes wrinkle-causing muscles, creating a smoother appearance. The active ingredient is Botulinum Toxin Type A which is derived from bacteria …