Entries by tekwane

Acne Prevention

Acne Prevention Acne prevention might seem impossible to most Kenyan woman, there are steps you can take at home to keep acne from getting worse. Here are the steps to acne prevention 1..Gently wash and care for your skin every day. Avoid scrubbing too hard or washing too often,and if possible use a liquid wash instead […]


How to pick the best moisturiser

After a relaxing bath, there’s nothing quite like the silky soft feeling of our favourite best moisturiser to make our skin feel loved. But with so many things affecting it – the weather, hormones, ageing – it can seem like there’s a lot to think about. We put together our top tips on what to […]


Argan oil & 6 reasons to start using it

Argan Oil on Your Face When most of Kenyan women think of argan oil, they think of shiny, bouncy hair. But did you know it has amazing benefits for your skin, too? Here are 6 benefits of using argan oil 1. Argan oil is packed with the good stuff. The oil contains antioxidants, vitamin E, and essential […]


Preventing Acne

10 Tips for Preventing Acne 1. Keep your face clean … Whether or not you have acne, it’s important to wash your face twice daily to remove impurities, dead skin cells, and extra oil from your skin’s surface best and easiest way when it comes to preventing acne. Washing more often than twice daily is […]

Understanding Skin Care Products

Understanding Skin Care Products Skin care products can be hard to understand for most Kenyan women especially with words like alpha, beta, hydroxy acids, vitamins, and derivatives — this words on skin care products can lead to confusion.This simple guide will help you understand the ingredients in skin care products that may benefit your skin. […]

Skin Lightening Treatments

Skin Lightening Treatments Skin lightening products — also known as bleaching creams, whiteners, skin brighteners, or fading creams — work by reducing a pigment called melanin in the skin. Most people who use skin lightening products do so to treat skin problems such as freckles, age spots, acne scars, or discoloration related to hormones. It […]

Benzoyl peroxide uses & side effects

Benzoyl Peroxide Benzoyl peroxide is an acne cream ingredient used to treat mild to moderate acne. It may be used in combination with other acne treatments. When applied to the skin, benzoyl peroxide works by reducing the amount of acne-causing bacteria and by causing the skin to dry and peel. Check the ingredients on the label […]

Acne myth debunked

Acne myth debunked Acne myth or two has been share to you by a friend and you have done the same to a friend but  do you think you already know all there is to know about acne? You may be surprised that some of the things you’ve heard about acne — like what causes […]

How to build a full body skin care routine

How to build a full body skin care routine If we know one thing, it’s that no skin care routine is universal. We’re all so different after all, it’s impossible to say that what works for one Kenyan women will work for another. But the foundations you build them on are the same for all […]

How to treat dry skin

How to treat dry skin Dry skin. So annoying, especially when hot and all you want to do is wear your new strapless top. Whether you want to get rid of dry skin on your face or body, we’ve got the know-how and the skincare products here to conquer it so that dehydrated skin never parts you […]