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 …

Can you trust a product that claims to be “natural”

On Dec 07,2015/

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In Fountain News Haircare Skin Care Advice Trends

The word “natural” is bandied around a lot in the cosmetics industry. But what does “natural” actually mean? Any cosmetics brand that feels compelled to tell you their products are natural, in all likelihood may not be. In Australia there is no official, single definition of what constitutes a natural product. Understandably, there are a lot of grey areas around the use …