The anti-aging, dark spot fading, and acne healing benefits of AHAs have been known for centuries. Cleopatra used to bathe in sour milk to get the youthful benefits of lactic acid, which is a popular AHA.Science tells us they work by a process of chemical exfoliation and new cell growth which leaves your skin looking younger, brighter, and with fewer signs of aging. AHAs fade hyperpigmentation, heal acne and rosacea, and get your skin glowing. We’ll help you find the right pH and concentration so you can get to that sweet spot of results without irritation. This is your Ultimate Guide for understanding the what, why, and how of AHAs so you can get the best formula for your skin type, without irritation.
Bad hair days just shouldn’t happen anymore. We have all the science and technology to understand how hair works, why it does what it does, and, most of all, how to make the most of what you have. This is your ultimate guide to understanding your hair then making it the best it can be with all natural hair products, heat styling tools, and lots of tips on how to give it the right kind of TLC.
Washing your face properly is so important for skin health and getting that clear radiant skin we all want. When done right, it literally clears the way for our skin care products to do the job they’re supposed to do, improves circulation, and makes skin healthier. Everything from double cleansing, to choosing the right cleanser, to face brushes, we’ve taken a hard look at how to wash your face like a pro. It turns out, there’s a lot more to it than you think!
We all get them, and we all can’t stand how they look: dark circles under eyes!! While common knowledge (and loads of articles!) says they are caused by lifestyle factors, like lack of sleep and poor diet, research actually supports the idea that sleep may not be the whole reason we get them. So, we’ve looked into what, exactly, researchers agree causes dark circles, the best ingredients they’ve studied to fix them, and the best make up tips to cover them up. With this Guide, your days of raccoon eyes are numbered!
I was riding in a cab the other day and the driver said he was at the pool and saw a mom feeding tomato paste to her kids and eating some herself to prevent a sunburn. The mom told him that neither she or her kids had gotten a sunburn since she started doing this. So, of course, my interest was piqued and I just had to know if science backed this up.
We all want radiant glowing skin, but as we get older, those pesky fine lines, wrinkles, and saggy skin show up. Some of us even get dry, rough skin with hyperpigmentation (dark spots) and redness. This has created a huge demand for a solution. We buy all sorts of anti aging products. Some of them work, but many are just “hope in a jar.” We wanted to know if any anti aging product, starting with facial cream, has any merit at all. So, we created this Ultimate Buying Guide to help understand the how, why, and where our skin shows signs of aging, what we can do to prevent it, and how to find an anti aging facial cream that really works.
The best natural eye creams for anti-aging have a few things in common. They aim to reduce fine lines and wrinkles, brighten, increase firmness, repair, and protect under eyes. High quality natural ingredients are the key to reverse signs of aging and have younger looking skin. Studies have shown that anti-aging skin care products with Niacinamide, Resveratrol, Retinol and Vitamin C made noticeable improvements to reverse aging skin. We set off to find and review the best natural eye creams with these ingredients, plus a few others, which help reverse and prevent signs of aging.
As you probably know by now, we here at Organic Mentor love, love, love retinol. It’s considered a Magic Bullet by aestheticians and dermatologists for fading dark spots and acne scars, anti-aging (aka reducing fine lines and wrinkles), treating existing acne and preventing new breakouts, and promoting collagen production, which gives skin that youthful, radiant, dewy appearance. We also love Vitamin C Serum for it’s skin brightening, anti-aging, and dark spot fading magic. InstaNatural Retinol Moisturizer has retinol and Vitamin C, plus a huge fan base. So, we just had to take a closer look and see what we’ve been missing!
Physician’s Formula Organic Wear tinted moisturizers are very popular and well loved by all who seek out a lightweight, full coverage, organic tinted moisturizer. These are made only with organic and natural ingredients, eco-friendly packaging, high quality mineral sunscreens, and are sustainably sourced. Plus, they give impressive results even for sensitive skin, acne, and rosacea. At this great price, what's not to love!
Summer is here (hooray!) but your everyday foundation can feel heavy and sweat off in all that lovely summer sun. So, how’s a girl supposed to have good coverage without her makeup melting off?!? These are the best lightweight all natural tinted moisturizers with mineral sunscreen you can find, and they’ll keep you looking fabulous!