Let's Gotu Kola? This "cool" herb has more than just a cool name...

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Hey there, folks! Asia is a treasure house of plants with benefits. From the mighty sea buckthorn to the beloved green tea to the potent ginkgo, one can spend a lifetime discovering these superheroes. But when you come across a name like "gotu kola", it's natural to get a bit intrigued, isn't it? Here's the lowdown on this wonder herb - it's indeed as cool as it sounds! 

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Night Gel & Mattifying Moisturizer: Know these Green Tea stars better!

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Got oily skin? To find a moisturizer that actually works, is difficult. But what if you have TWO SUPERSTAR HG moisturizers for oily skin? Choose one? Or both? We're talking about our two Green Tea superstars - Green Tea Mattifying Moisturizer & Green Tea Renewed Clarity Night Gel. Who should choose which one? And when? Read on!

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Stem cells in skin care: explained!

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 Hey there! Several of you have gotten your hands on our latest "age specialist" skin care range: Bright Years. One of the key active ingredients in this potent line of products is "plant stem cell extracts". What are stem cells, what are they useful for, and are there any side effects of using them? We love simplifying science for you, and this post is just that - the simple science of plant stem cells!

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Under-eye care simplified and explained

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Rimmed eyeglasses are great, but rimmed eyes? Well, none of us likes those stubborn, threateningly widening circles under our eyes - but almost all of us have some degree of dark circles. Are they unavoidable? Can dark circles be treated? Read on to find out!

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Pro-skin, or anti-ageing? The basics of caring for ageing skin

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Hello lovelies! Time flies, and with that we change, too - and mostly for the better. Ageing does, however, bring some skin care challenges with it. The good news is that age-related skin problems can be delayed, and in many cases, prevented, by taking good care of one's skin. Let's learn the basics of skin care to keep ageing skin in ship shape!

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5 easy hacks for awesome-looking hands!

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Our hands (besides our eyes) are an important part of our body language. But they also go through a lot. Hand soaps, detergents, changing temperatures, scraping, chafing and what not. All this can lead to tired, ragged looking hands that, well, don't quite complement the rest of your persona. How about a few easy hacks to keep your hands looking great - through all the rough and tumble?

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Do you need a moisturizer if you have oily skin?

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I'm too scared to use a moisturizer. My skin's already too oily. I'm afraid I'll break out. But my skin feels very dry after washing my face or when I wake up. What do I do? Moisturize, or not? If you've ever been bothered by these questions, read on for answers you can use!

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Keratin & Keratin treatments: what it is & why you (don’t) need it!

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Smooth, shiny, frizz-free hair is the epitome of beauty as far as hair is concerned. But humid weather & harsh sun makes smooth hair a distant dream. And that’s how you are introduced to a little magic called; Keratin Treatment. But before you consider sitting in a salon-seat to have this miracle performed on you, find out what it really is, what it does, and if you really should go ahead with it.

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