Extracts for sensitive skin. Sensitive skin should be soothed with extracts like Chamomile, Aloe Vera, Calendula, and witch hazel.
Hydrosols are also a very important skin care ingredient used to soothe sensitive skin. Hydrosols are the left over water from the steam distillation of plants and herbs. One hydrosol in particular, Neroli (Orange Blossom) contains alpha terpineol which has anti-inflammatory effects.
Aging - Wrinkled Skin Types - and What to do About it!
Aging, the process of moving through the cycles of life, begins the moment we are born! One of the key factors that determines how you age is your skin care regimen.
First, let’s define skin which is aging:
- Declining effectiveness of the dermal and epidermal layers of the skin (Wrinkles, sagging and coarse texture)
Acne and Types of Fatty Acids in Whipped Butters
Acne is a skin condition that develops due to excessive amounts of oils produced by the skin. The Sebaceous glands produces sebum which is good thing because it protects the skin from infection and prevents water loss. However, too much of a good thing is not so great. Too much sebum production causes Acne.
Foaming Facial Wash for Dry, Aging, Wrinkled, Extremely Dry and Oily Skin
Surfactants are foaming agents that are included in cosmetic products to clean the skin of oils and dirt. Surfactants are used as the basis of facial cleansers. In the cosmetic world, there are many surfactants to choose from but the challenge becomes selecting a surfactant that is right for your skin type.