The Best Moisturiser for Dry or Sensitive Skin
Both dry and sensitive skin share some of the same commonalities in that they need surface comfort and to remove the tightness. The most important ...
How Much Acid Is Too Much?

How Much Acid Is Too Much?

Which acid is the best? Are acids good or bad for the skin? What do acids do for the skin? Maleka and our favourite cosmetic scientist Chris Smith ...
Is MERUMAYA Vegan? ... Absolutely! 
If you do a quick scroll through social media, you'll find numerous brands claiming their products are vegan. But is that the case?
Are Prebiotic & Probiotic Skincare Proven to Work?
What is the #skincarescience behind prebiotics and probiotics in skincare? What is the difference between the two? Can they help with acne or rosac...
Dark Spots & Hyperpigmentation Explained
Up to 25% of women suffer from hyperpigmentation. What is the cause of hyperpigmentation? How can you treat it at home, and what are the ingredient...
Does Bakuchiol Compare To Retinol?
Beauty companies claim it is an effective and less irritating alternative to retinol. But is it #skincarescience or just smart marketing?
An Education In Sustainable Packaging
How can brands be more sustainable? How can the consumer? What do symbols on the packaging mean (the answer will surprise you)?
Warpaint Interview: 10 Questions with Maleka Dattu
Ever wondered what kind of crazy you have to be to create and launch a brand in the highly competitive beauty market? Read on for a candid and real...
Misleading Marketing Terms in Beauty
Silicone-free, non-toxic, hypoallergenic - these are just some of the statements you can find on your beauty products. Are these statements based o...
Is Fragrance in Skincare Bad?
Fragrance in skincare is a subject that gets a lot of divided and strong opinions. Very often it is a subject of fear-mongering, whether from self-...
How To Protect Your Skin's Collagen
Therefore, it is important that you use products that contain ingredients that will help your skin to perform better and to prevent and repair ski...
Is CBD Oil in Skincare Effective?
For centuries, people have used CBD oil to manage pain. Over recent years, due to its more "exotic" origin, it has become a popular skincare ingred...