Chemical and Physical Sunscreens

CHEMICAL OR PHYSICAL SUN PROTECTION ??. What works best for your skin health against sun exposure…. Chemical sunscreens work by absorbing (or sometimes scattering) UV rays. Physical (or mineral) is when the UV is reflected off the skin, and doesn’t absorb into the skin at all. Chemical sunscreen is far easier to find and use than physical, and is probably what you’re using currently. Chemical sunscreens must go directly onto clean skin, and take 20 minutes to work. They are reputed to be better at the UVA (ageing) protection, while

Alphabet Skin Care Creams

One of the biggest new trends in beauty is alphabet creams, BB, CC and DD creams for the skin. What is the real difference ?  The initials “BB” stand for “beauty balm.” These products are multi taskers: flawless hydrating primer, light foundation, moisturiser and broad spectrum sunscreen all in one, with built in anti-ageing properties. A “CC” cream stands for “colour corrective” and contains a skin brightening primer, light foundation, moisturiser, sunscreen, anti-ageing ingredients and sometimes collagen boosters. The BB cream tends to be a bit heavier and better for