Gerlinde Naturals Skin Care Blog

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


Wednesday, 11 May 2022  |  Admin
The Lowdown on Sunscreen

the lowdown on sunscreen

SPF is one of the most important skincare ingredients for every skin type. If left unchecked, ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun can cause an array of skin problems, from accelerated signs of aging to skin cancer. However, many people do not know what SPF exactly means and what SPF number to use.
☀️ In this blog post I will explain the details of how much to use, broad-spectrum, chemical vs. physical sunscreens and much more.
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Wednesday, 30 March 2022  |  Admin
Dry vs Dehydrated Skin

dry vs dehydrated skin

In this Blog Post I am sharing lots of tips and tricks in how to identify dehydrated and dry skin plus different and effective natural skin care treatments.

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Saturday, 12 March 2022  |  Admin
Spots and Acne? Pick or No Pick?

spots & Acne - pick or no pick?

First of all, there is no miracle cure for Acne. Acne can be caused by Hormones (teenage, period, menopause), Bacteria, Inflammation (food, stress, illness), Sensitivities (allergies – food or product). It is most likely also on the chest and back (apart from face). In this blog post I have summed up the most important points to consider and products to use when acne or spots trouble you.

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Tuesday, 8 March 2022  |  Admin
Shea Butter: 6 Amazing Benefits For Your Skin And Hair

Shea Butter: 6 Amazing Benefits For Your Skin And Hair

 

**Guest Blog by Katherine Pierce**
You’ve probably heard of shea butter from shampoo and lotion commercials, but did you know it has a long history of beautifying people’s skin and hair? Even Cleopatra was said to have used shea butter as a cosmetic. 

So, what makes shea butter a miracle beauty ingredient?

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Saturday, 5 March 2022  |  Admin
Ingredient Spotlight - Hyaluronic Acid

ingredient spotlight - hyaluronic acid

Hyaluronic acid’s moisture-binding characteristic is exceptionally important when it comes to skin ageing. When we’re young, our skin can hold onto water and retain a balanced amount of moisture, but it loses this ability as we age. The result is a visible loss of firmness, pliability, and a diminished appearance of plumpness and suppleness.

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Wednesday, 23 February 2022  |  Admin
How to layer your Skin Care Products - The Night Routine

The night Routine

Skin Care Layering can be a little confusing and also daunting but with this guide I want to show you the suggested order in which to use your skin care products and also that it can make all the difference to the way they absorb and work.

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Wednesday, 23 February 2022  |  Admin
How to read a Cosmetic Label - Understanding Symbols

how to read a cosmetic label - Part 2. understanding symbols

In Part 2. of my Blog Post I will look at some of the most common Symbols on Cosmetic Labels used internationally and what they mean.

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Wednesday, 23 February 2022  |  Admin
How to read a Cosmetic Label - The Ingredient List

how to read a cosmetic label - Part 1. the ingredient list

Cosmetic Product labelling includes various information, but one of the most important parts of the labelling is definitely an ingredient list, which informs the customers about product composition.

Trying to decipher an ingredient list though can can be quite confusing but I tried to cover as much ground as possible in my Blog Post (Part 2. will cover Label Symbols)

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2 CommentsThursday, 17 February 2022  |  Admin
How to layer your Skin Care Products - The Morning Routine

The Morning Routine

Skin Care Layering can be a little confusing and also daunting but with this guide I want to show you the suggested order in which to use your skin care products and also that it can make all the difference to the way they absorb and work.

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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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