Gerlinde Naturals Skin Care Blog

An ongoing collection of Skin Care Tips, Articles and the use of Botanic Ingredients

Wednesday, 19 January 2022  |  Admin
Are Stem Cells in Skin Care the new Anti-ageing Miracle?

Plant Stem Cells in moisturisers have become very popular and much advertised in the last couple of years. Consumers are happy to pay small fortunes for those little pots of anti ageing miracle.
But do we really know what Plant Stem Cells are, how they work or even IF they work?

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1 CommentWednesday, 6 October 2021  |  Admin
11 Tips for Dry Autumn and Winter Skin

If your skin has been dry lately, you are not alone. Cold weather, harsh winds, and dry indoor air all conspire to suck the moisture out of skin during the autumn and winter months, leaving it dry, cracked, and scaly.

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Wednesday, 3 June 2020  |  Admin
Cacay Oil - The Amazonian Skin Care Gold

Cacay Oil, dubbed the Amazonian Gold, deeply moisturises and helps reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Studies show that it contains 50% more vitamin E and twice the amount of Linoleic Acid than Argan Oil as well as 3 times more Retinol (a form of Vitamin you A) than Rose Hip Oil, giving it powerful anti-aging properties. 


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Tuesday, 14 May 2019  |  Admin
Ingredient Profile Evening Primrose Oil

Where evening primrose oil is pressed from the seeds of Oenothera biennis, it is important to note that it is an exceptionally fine textured oil which is easily absorbed, with high levels of Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA) and also antioxidant Phytosterols. 

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1 CommentThursday, 7 September 2017  |  Admin
The Power of Moringa Seed and Coenzyme Q10

There are numerous wonderful ingredients which support you in your quest to achieve a balanced, healthy and firmer looking complexion.
One of those great ingredients is Moringa Seed Oil.

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1 CommentSaturday, 19 August 2017  |  Admin
Benefits of Clay Face Masks

As one of the oldest forms of skin care, clay masks can provide the skin with a wide-range of benefits from smoother skin tone to a glowing complexion. 

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1 CommentWednesday, 31 May 2017  |  Admin
The Secret To Looking Younger

Ageing beautifully and gracefully is all about accepting the ageing process and embracing it

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Tuesday, 23 May 2017  |  Admin
Sea Buckthorn in the Spotlight

Why we love using Sea Buckthorn in our skin care products

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Tuesday, 28 July 2015  |  Admin
What is Squalane (Olive Squalane) and why is it so beneficial in skin care

Squalane is frequently used in cosmetics and originally obtained from shark livers and sometimes it still is. The fish-friendly alternative is Squalane made from Olives. Squalane can also be found in rice bran and wheat germ oil.

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