The Meejee Method

the Meejee The Meejee is a facial cleansing device with ultra-soft silicone bristles that transfer high frequency vibrations onto your skin and pores. It gently exfoliates, thoroughly cleanses and removes dirt, oil and makeup, effectively keeps pores clean and discourages breakouts. The result, clear, smooth and glowing skin in under a minute.     the mechanics The device comes with

Keep Cool Soothe Serum

the claim The Keep Cool Soothe Serum claims to aid sensitive skin recovery from environmental stressors, helping to repair and strengthen the skin barrier.     the science As with all products in the Keep Cool Soothe line, this serum comprises a huge concentration of 66% Bamboo Water. Bamboo contains 70% natural silica, an organic compound that helps to keep

Australian Clay Co No Filter Gold Clay Mask

the claim The Australian Clay Co. No Filter Gold Clay Mask claims to be an ultra deep cleansing mask that removes dead skin and other nasty impurities leaving your face plump and fresh.     the science Kaolin clay is derived from the mineral Kaolinite (also referred to as Kaolinite Clay). Rocks that are rich in Kaolinite are also known

Acne And How To Treat It

what is acne? Acne is a skin condition that occurs when hair follicles become clogged with oil and dead skin cells. It presents in different forms including pimples, whiteheads and blackheads.   Acne can be inflammatory (papule, pustule) or non-inflammatory (blackhead, whitehead). There are two types of inflammatory acne which result when a blocked hair follicle becomes inflamed or infected

B-Liv Sakura Bliss Mask

the claim B-Liv Sakura Bliss Mask claims to repair the skin’s natural barrier, boost hydration and restore dull, lacklustre skin to its natural, radiant glow.     the science One of the main benefits of this mask is antioxidant protection. Although Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E) is a potent antioxidant, however, listed as the last ingredient in the INCI, it is

Keep Cool Soothe Fixence Mist

the claim The Keep Cool Soothe Fixence Mist is a bi-phase mist made of a unique complex of traditional Asian plant extracts to cool the skin temperature. The combination of oil and water hydrate and the mist also acts to set makeup.     the science Comprising several exotic botanicals that provide antioxidant and soothing benefits to the formula, the

Melixir Squalane Face Oil

the claim The Melixir Squalane Face Oil claims to be a powerful plant derived oil that diminishes the appearance of pores, fine lines and skin damage for a smooth, moisturised complexion through intense hydration. Evening primrose is included to revive dehydrated skin and rosehip oil to rejuvenate it.     the science Phytosqualane is squalane derived from olives. Squalane is

iUNIK Rose Galactomyces Essential Toner

the claim The iUNIK Rose Galactomyces Essential Toner claims to be a moisturising toner that soothes skin while also controlling excess sebum and pore problems.     the science The iUNIK Rose Galactomyces Essential Toner comprises 70% Damask Rose Flower Water which brings antimicrobial, antioxidant and anti-ageing qualities to the product, giving it soothing and healing properties in addition to

Roccoco Botanicals Brand Review – Part I

the brand Jacine Greenwood is a cosmetic chemist and the founder of Australian brand, Roccoco Botanicals. Her vision was to create a safe, plant based range of products that manage skin without the risk of acne breakouts or allergic reactions. The brand philosophy dismisses skin peeling for acne treatment, claiming this causes stress and inflammation, reducing the integrity of the

Benton Tea Tree Mist

the claim The Benton Tea Tree Mist contains Tea Tree Leaf Water, Hyaluronic Acid and botanical extracts to provide instant hydration while leaving skin refreshed and clear.     the science Tee Tree Oil  is an essential oil with a fresh camphor scent derived from the Melaleuca Alternifolia tree, native to Australia. Aborigines have been using its healing qualities for