Expert Advice

The Best Skincare Ingredients for Skin Hydration

by Lauren Lamont | 11 March, 2019 |

A great way to prevent stretch marks is to ensure that skin maintains its maximum elasticity throughout pregnancy by keeping your skin well-hydrated. One of the best and easiest ways to do this is by using a skincare product made with of a balance of three types of skincare ingredients: humectants, emollients, and occlusive agents.

The Best Skincare Ingredients for Cellulite Reduction

by Lauren Lamont | 21 January, 2019 |

Cosmetics are among the most commonly used non-invasive techniques to reduce the unwanted appearance of cellulite. Most anti-cellulite products contain caffeine, and/or retinol formulations, and/or botanical derivatives as the main active skincare ingredients.

Safe Use Of Essential Oils During Pregnancy

by Lauren Lamont | 21 January, 2019 | 2 Comments

The use of essential oils during pregnancy is a controversial issue, mainly because there haven’t been a lot of studies done on the topic. Essential oils have been used for over 25 years by midwives, doulas, nurses, and mothers-to-be and, when used appropriately, have shown no harm to the mother or baby.

The Best Anti-Inflammatory Skincare Ingredients

by Lauren Lamont | 21 January, 2019 |

Mild swelling of the ankles and feet due to edema can cause women to experience symptoms such as pain, night cramps, numbness, tingling, the legs may feel heavy and tired. The use of certain skincare ingredients can help alleviate some of the discomfort associated with edema.

The Best Active Skincare Ingredients for Stretch Marks

by Lauren Lamont | 21 January, 2019 | 1 Comment

Stretch marks are a very common and dreaded side effect of pregnancy. Fortunately, there are steps that can be taken to prevent them during your pregnancy. Using specialized active skincare ingredients are helpful in reducing the formation of stretch marks.