Gerlinde Naturals Skin Care Blog

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


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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3 CommentsSaturday, 2 May 2020  |  Admin
Double Cleansing Method

The Double Cleansing Method entails a 'deep clean', clearing the surface, drawing out oil based dirt such as oxidized sebum and make-up, with an oil based cleanser (like attracts like), before advancing deeper into the pores with a water based cleanser to remove dust and sweat. It allows the skin to breathe, repair and absorb serums and moisturisers far better.

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1 CommentTuesday, 22 October 2019  |  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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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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