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Savon de Marseille

A natural soap is considerably milder and better for the skin than any industrially produced, but how do you know if a soap is natural? How to differentiate a good soap from the ones that dries out your skin?

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SLS is the main cleaning agent and second-largest ingredient after water in most regular brands of personal cleaning products. It is also on every list of ingredients to avoid in skin care products. How dangerous is this surfactant? Should you believe all the claims about the damage it can cause or is it just internet rumors?

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Test of Raspberry seed oil as sunscreen

The recent hype on social media about Raspberry seed oil as a natural alternative to sunscreen made us curious. Could there be any truth behind these statements? Does Raspberry seed oil have any inherent SPF? Since science not yet had an answer, we decided to test.

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A pure mineral powder is actually good for the skin. It has a calming and healing effect on the skin as well as offering sun protection. But some mineral powders, on the contrary, are irritating and cause inflammation and clogged pores. So how do you separate the good from the bad? Which substances should a mineral powder contain to not miss out on the positive effects and which substances should you be wary of?

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