Often confused as the same, acne and pimples are different. Though many of us have suffered from either or both- acne & pimple breakouts, knowing how to differentiate one from another is important before tackling them. Lets know a little more about pimple & acne- causes & cure with natural home remedies. Acne, is a more broader term to describe break outs that are more persistent & caused due to blockage of follicles whereas pimples are caused by blocked skin pores & may occur infrequently. Another difference to note is that acne may or may not have a head & can be a cause of hereditary factors. Suffered mostly but not necessarily during teen & adolescent stages due to hormonal...
Do you know the main purpose of the toner holds in our skin care routine? Toners are great as they quickly penetrate, hydrate and nourish the skin, while also minimizing pores. Good quality toners help maintain the pH balance of the skin - they remove oil & dirt and keep acne at bay.
Everyday an increasing amount of literature warns people to choose wisely when looking for skin and hair care products. Conventional, off-the-shelf products have a plethora of toxic chemicals that generally do more harm than good. Let's look at Sulfates - a chemical that enjoys prolific use in most shampoos, conditioners, face washes, toothpastes and even home cleaning products.
Parabens are typically used as a preservative in many of our cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and even food items. You can recognize parabens if you spot words like Methylparaben, Butylparaben, Propylparaben and Alkyl parahydroxy benzoates on your labels. However, this seemingly innocuous ingredient has far reaching side effects that are far from desirable.