Entries by Rumbi

Your Acid Mantle Lesson 101 in caring for your skin…

The Acid Mantle What is the acid mantle? Innateskin.com Imagine a protective film covering your skin generated by your body from three different sources: From: Sweat, lactic acid secreted by sweat glands along with various amino acids Sebum, the oil produced by the sebaceous glands, water proofs the skin and is broken down by enzymes […]

Why your skin needs vitamins

It’s a sad fact that our skin begins the ageing process from the moment we are born. Unstable molecules, otherwise known as free radicals, start destroying connective tissues, elastin and collagen… and this destruction process leaves our skin dry, saggy and looking older than we want. We all want younger, healthier skin – and vitamins […]

Oily skin and the myths that keep you oily!

Blemishes and blackheads are often associated with teenagers however, in reality though they can plague anyone; from puberty through to the older generations. Anyone who has oily skin will know the stress of having blackheads, blemishes, enlarged pores and a shiny complexion. Those who have an oily skin type will know it can get worse […]