As a teen, you learn some basic skin care rules: Wash your face every day, chocolate will give you pimples, pizza grease will give you pimples (especially pepperoni pizza), and anything oily that touches your face will give you pimples. While somewhat misguided, some ladies continue to think oil is a perfect complexion’s enemy. Vapour Organic Beauty, however, proves that oil can actually help give you skin that’s glowing and beautiful.
The Science behind Zits
Blame acne vulgaris (a common skin condition), not oil, for your pimples. Pimples generally occur in areas where you have sebaceous follicles, like your face or back. A sebaceous follicle is a connected hair follicle and sebaceous gland. When a hair follicle becomes blocked with dirt, dead skin cells and sebum (the oil your skin naturally produces), it can get infected. Therefore, a zit is basically an infected hair follicle. Adding pure, natural, organic oil (like Vapour Organic) to your skin care routine won’t hurt your complexion; it might even give you the glow you seek.
Oil Makeup Removers
Oil is great at dissolving different things. Rub some on a sticky price tag to dissolve the adhesive. Use it on the bottom of your shoe when you step in gum. Many facial cleansers on the market use chemicals to break down the oil and makeup on your face. However, in your high school chemistry class, you learned (if you were paying attention) that non-polar solvents dissolve other non-polar solvents. You need to fight oil with oil. By using the Vapour Beauty Organic Makeup Removing Cleansing Oil, you give your skin the ultimate advantage against blemishes.
Advantages of Using an Organic Oil Makeup Remover
Disadvantages of Using Oil Makeup Remover
How to Use Makeup-Removing Oil
Use the Vapour Beauty cleansing oil at night or whenever you need to wipe makeup off your face, such as after a liquid eyeliner accident.
1. Wash your hands.
2. Moisten a cosmetic cotton pad with the Vapour Organic Beauty Makeup Removing Cleansing Oil. (You can use your fingers if you don’t have a cotton pad.)
3. Massage the oil onto your face to remove the makeup and dirt. (This works great on waterproof eye makeup.)
4. Use a tissue or clean towel to wipe away the excess oil.
If you’re still not convinced that oil will effectively remove your makeup, give it a test. Go to your makeup drawer and apply the toughest hard-to-clean makeup onto the back of your hand. Let the makeup dry and sit on your hand for a while. Then put some olive oil or another food-grade oil onto a cotton ball, swipe the oil across your made-up hand and watch the makeup melt off. Then get on your computer, order a bottle of Vapour Organic Beauty cleansing oil and treat your skin to the lusciousness it deserves.
The Spring season is all about introducing hints of color into your wardrobe and into your beauty routine. Fuchsias, corals and turquoise shades remind us of flowers in bloom, shades in the Caribbean Sea and all of these can be found in Butter London's Spring 2012 Collection! This much anticipated range isn't lasting long on our shelves especially since the Zoe Report just raved about this covetable range filled with 'show-stopping shine and chip-free coverage.'
As usual, these new Butter London shades have kitchy cute British names such as Trout Pout (cantaloupe), Knackered (twinkling oyster) and Slapper (teal) just to name a few. Step into spring with bright, eye popping shades from Butter London!
Itchy skin that feels tight and dehydrated is not uncommon after a long soak or shower. Although age, sun exposure, overall health and climate factor into this condition, there are also steps anyone can take to minimize dryness caused by hot water. For instance, daily gentle exfoliation with a Clarisonic Mia can remove dead skin cells and open up deeper layers of skin to accept moisturizer, which protects skin against dryness.
Read on to discover why a hot shower or bath can cause dry skin and to learn techniques for minimizing this effect.
Let’s step back to consider the biology of human skin before we consider why a hot shower may damage it. Skin is composed of several different layers of tissue. To protect and waterproof the skin, sebaceous glands all over the body produce sebum oil. Healthy, radiant skin contains adequate amounts of both sebum (in the inner layers) and moisture (in the outer layers).