Posted by editor | September 24, 2019
Hydrosols

Perhaps you’re already familiar with hydrosols, or maybe you’re not. Regardless, we are here to provide some insight as to how to incorporate these lovely products into your everyday life....

Posted by editor | September 20, 2019
Citrus Circuit

Citrus. Although the peak season for many of these fruits is winter, they are often associated with summer. They are bright, sweet, and sour, making delicious juices and refreshing lemonades....

Posted by editor | September 17, 2019
Ceramides

Ceramides are key to maintaining the moisture and protective barrier of the skin surface to keep the skin renewed. They increase moisture and hydration in dry skin, renew, repair and...

Posted by editor | September 13, 2019
Discovering Borage

TEWL. When you say it out loud, it sounds like “tool,” but it actually stands for trans-epidermal water loss. It’s simply the technical term for the amount of water that...

Posted by editor | September 10, 2019
Age Spots

Sometimes called liver spots, age spots are small dark areas on your skin. They are flat, oval areas of increased pigmentation that vary in size and usually appear on parts...

Posted by editor | September 6, 2019
How to: Oil Baths

Searching for a way to elevate your baths? We’ve got you! Our favorite spin on a bath is an oil bath. Oil baths benefit all skin types, and serve a...

Posted by editor | September 3, 2019
Pro-Antioxidants

Free Radicals. It might sound like the name of a scary, slightly crazy, political group, but it’s not. It’s actually the name for certain kinds of molecules. A free radical...

Posted by editor | August 30, 2019
The Butter (Up) Truth

Essentique’s fabulous hair butter, Butter Up, is a heavenly product. Made with Passion Fruit Seed Oil, Cupuaçu, Macadamia Nut Butter, and Guava, this styling/hair care treatment nourishes your hair while...

Posted by editor | August 27, 2019
Debunking Misconceptions: Is There Plant Based Collagen?

Collagen has long been a popular yet contested ingredient for products that promote youthful skin. Because collagen is a protein produced solely by animals and primarily derived from the muscle,...

Posted by editor | August 23, 2019
Food-grade Beauty

One of Essentique’s core values that we have is that we strive to give our customers only the best ingredients. One way that we deliver on this promise is by...

Posted by editor | August 20, 2019
Naturally derived from coconut: Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate

Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate sounds like a scary synthetic chemical formulated in a lab. However, it’s not that complicated. It’s a white paste derived from coconuts. This ingredient is a...

Posted by editor | August 16, 2019
Creating Your Skincare Routine 101

There are countless skincare products on the market. While it may be clear what each one is for, it can be hard to formulate a plan for a skincare routine...

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