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6 "essential" differences between face oils & essential oils

6 "essential" differences between face oils & essential oils

Alright. You have a bottle of oil in front of you. What do you do with it? The answer: it depends. On whether it is a face oil or an essential oil. And they are very, very different. Read on to find out everything you need to know about when to pick what. Click here

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5 Ultimate Beauty Teas

5 ultimate beauty teas!

Tea-time's probably one of the best times of the day. And that's true for your skin too! Read on to discover 5 power-packed teas that can transform your beauty regime and work wonders for your skin. 

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Which is better - tea tree or green tea?

Tea tree or green tea what is difference which is better for skin

If there was one tough question in skin care (and we get asked lots of them), this had to be it. Two super ingredients. They sound similar, are used to treat very similar skin conditions and are equally loved by users around the world. So how are they different, and is one better than the other? Let's find out!

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Get me the goodies: Chamomile. PLUS GIVEAWAY INSIDE!

Skincare goodie: Chamomile

Hello there!
As summer continues to bear down on most parts of the Northern Hemisphere, we're bringing some calm to all you Plumsters this week. Today's blog is an ode to one of our cutest, prettiest Plum ingredients: CHAMOMILE. Read on to discover the goodness of this beauty (and win lucky prizes)!

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Everything you wanted to know about night creams

Hello Beauties!

Summer doesn’t seem to be leaving us anytime soon. And even where the Rain Gods have started showering their blessings, no matter how hard you try, you can’t escape sun exposure. During the day, like we always say and are sure you do, wearing sunscreen is a must. Despite regular use of sunscreen however, problems related to tanning, dehydrated, dull skin & aggravated fine lines are almost inevitable, owing to factors like weather, dietary habits, age, lifestyle, hormonal health etc. That’s where our ‘night’ in shining armour comes to the rescue. And who’s that you ask? We’re talking about the blue eyed boy that should be residing in every woman’s bedside table- the night cream. Read more..

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Lesser known facts about aloe

Aloe vera
Hello again! I'm sure you've come across pop-science articles, websites and grandmother stories on the benefits of aloe, how safe and effective it is when taken internally and externally, how easy it is to grow aloe... and so on. Without repeating stuff that you can easily ask Google (or your grandmother), we've put together some of the lesser-known facts about this wonder plant for you...
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Know thy ingredients: 1-minute version

Thank you for the overwhelming response to our post on cosmetic ingredient lists and laws governing them in India. We received quite a few requests for a shorter version of the post, so here we go!, we've kept it short but packed. You can read the full one here. Cheers!

7 things you need to know about ingredient lists on cosmetics
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Know thy ingredients!

7 things you need to know about ingredient lists on cosmetics

Ingredient lists are your only source of information about what's actually inside the cosmetics and beauty products that get on your eyes, skin, lips, face, nails and hair - in short, everywhere. Being better informed about the ins and outs of ingredient lists means you - the consumer - is making a smarter and safer choice of products. Here are some basic facts and takeaways about ingredient lists View full article →