Is alcohol in skincare bad for you?
There are various types of alcohols commonly used in skincare formulations. You'll probably come across them when checking the ingredients list of products you use. What's their purpose in skincare? Is it safe to use alcohol on your skin? Read on to understand whether they should be included in your skincare routine and the safest ways to use them.
What causes dry skin?
Dryness is signalled by the visible appearance of flaky or scaly skin, but before it is visible, it will probably feel tighter and rougher. It can be triggered by anything that weakens your epidermal wall and messes with the balance of lipids (aka oils) and water in your skin. Find out what causes dry skin and what you can do about it.