Breaking Down Sunscreen

As you may know, I spend a lot of time researching ingredients for the Shop World part of my website. Recently, my focus was sunscreen which opened up Pandora’s box. Choosing the right sunscreen can be an arduous process. There are so many chemicals we’ve been told to avoid such as, parabens, benzophenones, etc… How…

10 Top Benefits of Green Tea, Plus a How-to Guide

Why, oh why did I not start using this sooner? Green tea is loaded with nutrients which benefit your body inside and out. Extracted from the budding leaves of the Camellia sinesis plant, green tea has been found to be beneficial for both consumption and topical usage. It improves brain function, reduces the risk of…

Do Beauty Tapes Really Give You an Instant Face Lift

Imagine going to bed, putting a piece of tape on your skin, and waking up with less wrinkles. Silicone-based tapes have been advertised as solutions for reducing wrinkles, but do they actually work? The Pro’s According to their manufacturers, these tapes help to keep the skin in place and prevent deep wrinkles from forming overnight….

What Are the Benefits to Using a Facial Serum?

Facial serums are quite different from creams and lotions. They are lightweight, water-based moisturizers that are designed to be quickly absorbed by the skin and attack specific problems. Serums are used to deliver active ingredients deep into the the skin. Regular usage of various serums can help to improve skin health by repairing damage, improving…