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Minimalist PHA 3% + Biotic Toner Review

PHA or polyhydroxy acid is a new exfoliating ingredient which has gained popularity in the skincare industry. There are very few brands in the Indian market which use PHA in their products.  Minimalist have come up with their own PHA and biotic toner . Polyhydroxy acids are very gentle in order to exfoliate the dead skin cell layers of the skin. It helps in getting  a clear complexion by removing the debris and unclogging pores. Many brands use various ingredients for exfoliation such as alpha hydroxy acids, beta hydroxy acid, lipohydroxy acid etc.  People who have sensitive skin and are reluctant to use AHA or BHA can try PHA in their skincare as it is gentle enough for sensitive skin and for beginners. Coming to the product details- What does the product say- This is a daily gentle exfoliating toner which contains gluconolactone (PHA), a gentle ingredient to remove dead skin cell layer and act as a humectant. The product is formulated with prebiotics and probiotics which

Simple Purifying Facial Wash Review : For Oily, Blemish Prone Skin

Simple Skincare is an extremely affordable brand which makes amazing skincare products suitable for even sensitive skin types. I have tried many products from this brand. Their moisturising face wash and simple detox ultra light hydrating lotion  are some of my favourites which I repurchase again and again. In today's post I am sharing my experience with Simple Purifying Face Wash. Coming to the product details- What does the product say ? Simple daily skin detox purifying facial wash is specifically designed for oily blemish prone skin. With the goodness of thyme, zinc and witch hazel it helps in reducing oil and shine, promoting a clear skin without drying it out. Ingredients- (from the website) Aqua, Hamamelis Virginiana Leaf Water, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Glycerin, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Benzophenone-4, Citric Acid, Hydrated Silica, Hydroxypropyl Cyclodextrin, Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate, Niaci

VLCC Ubtan Face Pack Review : Turmeric, Oatmeal, Rose

VLCC is a personal care brand famous for its skincare, hair care and fitness products in India. In today's post I am sharing my review on their ubtan mask with turmeric, oatmeal and rose. Usage of ubtan has been there since ages for removing dead skin cell layers and achieving a clear flawless complexion. Normally in Indian households gram flour ubtan is predominantly used for gentle cleansing of the skin. Coming to the product details- What does the product say? VLCC ubtan mask is a natural and gentle exfoliating cleanser which can be used for achieving an even toned and smoother complexion. Ingredients - (from the website) Kaolin (Kaolinum) 28%, Chickpea (Cicer Arietinum) Powder 10%, Oat Meal (Avena Sativa) Powder 5%, Turmeric (Curcuma Longa) 5% Powder, Indian Berberry (Berberis Aristata) Powder 3.0%, Rose Water (Rosa Centifolia) 2%, Lentil (Ervum Lens) Powder 2%, Olive (Olea Europaea) Oil 2%, Milk Powder 2%, Almond (Prunus Amygdalus) Oil 2%, Saffron (Crocus Sativus)