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Acne

Comparing Moisturizers: Purito Edition

Comparing Moisturizers: Purito Edition

The basic rule of thumb is that you should choose your moisturizer based on your skin type. If you are oily or combination, a lighter texture (gel, water cream) will be better. If you have dry/aging skin, you will need more thick occlusive nourishing moisturizers (think, cream). We love that P...
The Correct Order to Apply your Skincare

The Correct Order to Apply your Skincare

How to layer your skin-care products for the best results? Layering the right way can make all the difference when it comes to getting the most out of your products.   How to Layer Your Skin-Care Products The typical skincare routine involves layering your products like so: oil-based cleanser (m...
Basics of Exfoliation - Why you should start & how?

Basics of Exfoliation - Why you should start & how?

What is exfoliation?  Exfoliating is the process of removing dead skin cells from the surface of your skin using a chemical, granular substance, or exfoliation tool. Why do we need to exfoliate regularly?  Your skin naturally sheds dead skill cells to make room for new cells every 30 days or so....
The Importance of a Gentle Cleanser

The Importance of a Gentle Cleanser

A facial cleanser is a skincare product used to remove make-up, dead skin cells, oil, dirt, and other types of pollutants from the skin, helping to keep pores clear and prevent skin conditions such as acne. Most of us area already doing it but are we doing it correctly? In this article, I will...
All about Microneedling

All about Microneedling

  What is Microneedling? Microneedling is a cosmetic procedure that uses a device with very thin, sharp needle tips to make punctures on the skin. The functionality behind microneedling is that once the body feels the small pricks, it works to heal those cuts, resulting in a refreshed look. The...
5 Reasons to love Snail Mucin

5 Reasons to love Snail Mucin

Snail slime - or better known as snail mucin, snail serum or snail filtrate is one of my favorite ingredients in skincare products. It may sound a little yucky but read on to learn more!   Snail Mucin is an animal-derived growth factor. Growth factors are high molecular weight peptides that encou...
Best Moisturizers for Acne-Prone Skin

Best Moisturizers for Acne-Prone Skin

As a person who is acne-prone myself, it has always been a struggle finding a moisturizer that will not cause more breakouts and clog my pores. There's a misconception that if you are oily, you do not need to apply a moisturizer. If you skip moisturizer, your skin will dry out and in turn, ramp u...
Alcohol in Skincare - Good V.S Bad

Alcohol in Skincare - Good V.S Bad

It is known by many that the Number 1 ingredient you should avoid in skincare product is Alcohol. However, did you know that there are different kinds of Alcohol and you should not immediately dismiss a product if you see the word "Alcohol". This post will teach how to identify the good and the b...
Benefits of Niacinamide (Vitamin B3) in Skincare Products

Benefits of Niacinamide (Vitamin B3) in Skincare Products

"I have acne, acne scarring and signs of aging at the same time."    Niacinamide (Vitamin B3) is indicated to reduce the appearance of skin blemishes and congestion. Niacinamide is a standout because of its versatility for almost any skin care concern and skin type. Niacinamide, which is also ca...
The Ultimate Guide to Getting Rid of Acne

The Ultimate Guide to Getting Rid of Acne

Acne is an inflammatory skin condition that occurs when your hair follicles (pores) become plugged with oil and dead skin cells. Comedones on the other hand is a non-inflammed clogged pore in the skin. Open comedones are known as blackheads and closed comedones are known as white head.

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