Archives for posts with tag: zinc
Note Cosmetics has launched new lip collections. It consists of the Mineral Semi Matte Lipsticks, Mineral Matte Lip Creams, and Mineral Lip Glosses. They have a creamy tuxture, and provide extra protection and hydration using natural minerals. Each product uses coral seaweed, magnesiam, zinc, and loads of vitamins for the perfect pout. The whole brand is cruelty free, vegan, and paraben free. So get with Note and pucker up…

mustela spf

if you don’t protect yourself. I have been using Mustela’s SPF 50+ Broad Spectrum Mineral Sunscreen Lotion.  It is 100% minerals and provides UVA / UVB broad spectrum protection. It uses naturally derived sunscreen filters like titanium dioxide, and zinc oxide, as well as being praben free, phthalatae free, phenoxyethanol-free, fragrance-free, PABA-free and hypoallergenic. It’s water and sweat resistant. I like to follow-up post sun with the After Sun Spray. It is a refreshing and moisturizing lotion to hydrate following sun exposure. So have fun but be safe, in all areas….;)

mustela after sun spray


or get with it, Topganic. I have written about their Hair Mask, and now I want to tell you about their Leave on Silk Serum with Brazilian Nut Oil. It is made with Keratin Protein for Intensive Repair. It gives major manageability and tames frizz. “This flawless recipe is enriched with Brazil nuts, which are known as one of nature’s best sources of selenium, an important mineral for healthy scalp appearance. Brazil nuts are also brimming with alpha-linolenic acid, an omega-3 fatty acid that helps condition your hair.  It is also considered a terrific source of zinc which a deficiency of, may lead to hair shedding.” There are lots more goodies going on here, check out the site to read more. So get with Topganic, that hair needs to be strong enough for some serious pulling…..

Hydra-Medic-Face-Wash-Foaming-Gel-Cleanserof soap in my face wash. That’s why I’m currently using Hydra Medic face wash from Repechage. It deep cleans, without causing dryness. It has salicylic acid to exfoliate, and neutralize bacteria. The antioxidant tea blend soothes inflammation. The below is a list of the other active ingredients and their purpose;
Porprhyridium Micro-alga
A red, unicellular seaweed that’s high in essential fatty acids as well as Vitamins B and C. This is used in combination with Zinc as sebum regulating, moisturizing and protection of problem skin.
Green Tea Extract (Camellia Sinensis)
Extract of unfermented tea, high in catechins such as epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), gallocatechin (GC), epigallocatechin (EGC), and epicatechin (EC). Protective against free radicals. Provides superior anti-inflammatory benefits.
Rooibos Tea Extract (Aspalanthus Linearis Leaf Extract)
Aspalathus linearis, the source of rooibos tea, is a shrub found in South Africa. Rooibos tea is a known source rich in anti-oxidants, as well as anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties.
Ylang Ylang Oil (Cananga Odorata Flower Oil)
Extracted from the fragrant white flower of the plant, the oil is used for its strongly cleansing and refining properties. Helps clear congestion and smoothes the skin.
Essential oils of Basil is used for its calming and anti-inflammatory properties.
Lavender Oil
An essential oil used for its aromatherapy and calming properties. Effective in treating acne, dermatitis and oily skin problems. Antiseptic and anti-inflammatory.
So suds up your face soap free with Repechage, and get dirty …..


santalia-serum-600-blue but keep it off my face, with Santalia skin care. The key ingredient in their serum is Sandalwood. It clears, calms and smooths the skin. In scientific testing Sandalwood oil is several times more effective in controlling bacteria, stopping inflammation and restoring balance to the skin, than Tea Tree Oil. Santalia Daily Balancing serum is lightweight yet effective. In addition to sandalwood oil it combines, kakadu Plum, Lemon Myrtle, laminaria digitata and zinc to counteract excess sebum production, decongest pores and fight blemishes.  So rub on Santalia’s Daily and get clear on what you want….