Full disclosure: I religiously wear sunscreen now–even though I don't love the way it feels. And I've learned that you can get a really nice sun-kissed glow with SPF. Which brings me to the point of this post: I was browsing around Target last week and noticed a sunscreen oil with SPF 50...

with SPF. But here are a few that I've found. On the high end, there is Lancome and Clarins . In the medium range , there are Kiehl's and Boots. I think I may try the Kiehl's one, because it also claims that it is, "Unusually rich but not greasy at all," which sounds intriguing. But then...

Sun, J. Li and C. A. Berge. Intl. Journal of Cosmetic Sci. 2004 Wow, thank you for a very informative post! It's interesting companies try to make things more sciencey! Does science alter how you view products? Tweet

This week we discuss the causes—and cures—of a shiny T-zone, tell you how to properly apply cream blush and share a mascara that's ideal for the fair-haired set. And if you've ever wondered about the process for cleaning your makeup brushes, definitely read on. Have a question we haven't...

I touched on a few of these trends in my haul which you can see in the video below :) Now let's get into how to build a work wardrobe on a budget! This is great for college students looking to interview or starting a new job or for anyone looking to overhaul your work wardrobe. I created...

With that in mind, Jc compiled the following list of the top 5 most talked about ingredients and the science behind them. Mineral Oil Word on the Street: It comes from petroleum. It blocks out moisture from the hair causing it to dry out. It is used as a cheap filler in products. Science:...

The Science Behind Beauty Project is an exciting new series of articles on Lauren Loves... After the success of explaining therole of Haloxyl in MeMeMe's Flawless ConcealerI realised there was a need for someone to explain the science behind our beauty products and if all the chemicals and...

Our favourite scientist, Natasha from The Science Informant is back with another edition of the Science Behind Beauty Project. This week she's investigating the science behind crackle nail varnishes. One of the fashion crazes that took over the cosmetics market last year was crackle nail...

This fruity-smelling cream provided much-needed moisture after sunbathing and took the edge off any over-cooked areas of skin. Again, I was put off by mineral oil as a key ingredient, as I wanted my skin to be able to breathe after being covered in sun cream all day. I didn't use it on my...

Today in our twelve-day giveaway we're have eleven Bioderma Photoderm sunscreen and after-sun care gift sets up for grabs. The gift set, which includes Photoderm Milk SPF 60, Photoderm Cream SPF 60, Photoderm Spray SPF 40 and Photoderm After-Sun, has everything you need to protect your...

 

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