I was invited to join this podcast, hosted by Jen Novakovich of The Eco Well which covers the current challenges for small indie brands and gives a great insight into our experiences in an industry dominated by big players.
Preservatives are VITAL in any water-containing cosmetic products - let's discuss why!
Water is NOT a filler, but an important solvent - an inactive ingredient necessary for a lot of the water-loving ingredients needed for healthy, hydrated skin.
Should active ingredients always be high on an INCI list? The short answer is no, but let me explain why!
Should you use INCI lists, or ingredient analyser apps to choose skincare? This post explains why they oversimplify a very complex topic!
We shouldn't push our skin with higher strengths of actives. "Less is more" is obvious when it comes to actives like retinoids & acids (or maybe not?!), but the same is also true of ingredients like niacinamide. Let's discuss why!