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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5 Skincare Mantras to Slow Down the Ageing Clock

5 mantras to slow down the ageing clock

Ever wonder how some people appear to look far younger than they actually are? “It’s hereditary” is a common refrain, but for the rest of us who are genetically just “normal” there’s good news:you can actually control or reverse premature ageing and help your skin look great. Read more

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7 secrets to prettier-looking feet

7 secrets to prettier looking feet

From fresh dew drops on grass, to the tickle of grains of sand on a beach, the touch of our environment on our feet is a constant, and invisible, part of our existence. But our feet are also among the most overlooked parts of our body - ignored until they demand attention. While they are constantly, and inevitably, exposed to harsh, varied environments, a few things for simple, everyday care at home can keep them looking healthy, fresh and beautiful! Read more...

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Top 6 Celebrity Eyeliner Looks in 2016

Top 6 celebrity eyeliner looks in 2016

Hey everyone! Hope you're doing great.

Eyeliner-wise, 2016 seems to have been the year of the bold and the beautiful, with our favorite celebs going in for bold, thick, striking lines and lots of mascara while lining their eyes. Here are our top 6 picks out of the best eyeliner looks we found this year. Read on...

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Awesome skin is in! 5 easy winter hacks

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5 easy winter skin care hacks

Hoping to keep dryness away with some moisturizer and somehow getting through the winter? No way. At Plum, we say, ask for more! Our furry friends present some simple hacks for winter skin that's not just hydrated but also glowing, nourished and happy. And while you're at it, do take a look at some awesome offers at the Plum winter store! Read more...

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Do all alcohols damage skin?

Alcohols in skin care products

Alcohols are commonly found in many skin care products. But isn't it true that alcohol dries skin? What if we told you that there are some alcohols that help keep skin moisturized? Sounds strange? Here's how to tell which alcohols help, and which one harm. Read more...

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What is pH balance of skin? And how do I maintain it?

How to maintain pH balance of skin

What is ‘pH balance’ with respect to my skin? How does pH help my skin? Can a disturbance in this balance contribute to premature ageing? Can external factors (e.g., pollution, water quality) disturb this balance? And what role does the humble soap play in all of this? Here's all your skin pH questions answered in plain English! Read on...

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Does wearing makeup everyday cause acne? And 3 other questions on everyday makeup. (WINNERS DECLARED!)

Does wearing makeup daily cause acne?

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Who doesn't love makeup? If there are 2 wishes every woman wants fulfilled, it's to eat without worrying about her weight & to wear makeup without worrying about her skin! Some of us are in professions where wearing makeup everyday is a necessity. And as for the rest of us, let's just admit it, makeup makes us happy!

 A common concern that we've come across however is, does wearing makeup regularly cause acne? Today we answer this much asked question along with 3 other questions related to everyday makeup. Read more...

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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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Why does my face sweat after applying sunscreen? And 5 other sunscreen queries answered!

why does my face sweat after applying sunscreen?

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With the rising mercury, sunscreen has become mandatory before stepping out. However, a lot of us find it annoying to use sunscreen on our faces. One main reason we women give for not applying sunscreen, is that our skin becomes oily & sweaty after applying it. Unfortunately, sunscreen usage is un-avoidable in summer and whether you like it or not, you HAVE to use one. So why do we sweat after applying sunscreen, and how can we avoid it? Read on, we've got answers!

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