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Bakuchiol Vs. retinol

Retinol is lauded as the must-have ingredient for anyone hoping for a more youthful complexion, but new research suggests that an Indian plant may be just as effective in fighting ageing. Bakuchiol The compound is called Bakuchiol, which is mainly found in the seeds of the Indian plant Psoralea corylifolia, and [...]

Five of the best: Eye creams

It's an often-forgotten part of a beauty regime - but just how important is an eye cream when it comes to maintaining a wrinkle-free facade? We run through our top picks of eye creams to stock your bathroom cabinet with right now. Proto-col's Collagen-rich Eye Filler is a weightless and refreshing blend that [...]

Bali beauty

The beautiful island of Bali was brought to life for lots of us after reading Elizabeth Gilbert's Eat, Pray, Love, and while getting halfway across the world to Indonesia might not happen for everyone, bringing a little bit of Bali to you couldn't be easier. Many beauty brands take inspiration from the ingredients [...]

Hero ingredient: Bamboo

When it comes to your beauty cabinet, bamboo, commonly known as the staple food of our beloved pandas, probably isn’t the first hero ingredient to come to mind. But obviously pandas know best; as as well as providing sustenance for the bears, the plant is packed with beauty benefits for us humans too. Bamboo [...]

How to: prolong your tan

Whether you’ve just returned from a sun-drenched holiday or have simply been putting the hours in at your local park, if you’ve got a tan, you’re likely to want to keep it going. Unfortunately, with the U.K’s recent heatwave looking as though it has retreated entirely, remaining bronzed long after you’ve stepped off the [...]