• Beauty,  Self Care,  Skincare

    DIY Skincare Ingredients…that are actually HARMFUL!

    By Gladys Yeo | UNSW FABSOC Trying some new skincare home remedies this lockdown? You’re definitely not alone! DIY recipes for skin have long existed as a cheaper alternative on the internet, and many of us are beginning to delve into that world to entertain ourselves in this time. However as we all know, listening to exactly what the internet…

  • Beauty,  Skincare

    Your facial cleanser’s pH level: why does it matter?

    By Gladys Yeo | UNSW FABSOC With the rise of exciting new skincare trends (cute sheet masks, chemical exfoliants, and…face rollers?) what you use to wash your face might just be the least thrilling part of your daily skincare ritual. Unfortunately, dropping all those coins to build your 10-step skincare routine isn’t all there is to achieving that perfect, dewy,…

  • Beauty,  Skincare

    Ingredient Focus: Hyaluronic Acid

    By Alyssa Cimino | UNSW FABSOC When you’re trying to achieve hydrated and dewy skin, the first thing that might come to your mind is: moisturise, moisturise, moisturise! Whilst moisturiser is an essential part of any skincare routine, using products that contain hyaluronic acid can make a huge difference in maintaining glowy skin that is full of hydration. What is…

  • Beauty,  Skincare

    Sunscreen

    By Vaishnavi Ragipani Let’s cut to the chase, we all know that you’ve been avoiding daily sun protection! I absolutely hated sunscreen when I was younger because there weren’t many options that didn’t leave ashy purple casts on dark complexions. But the great thing about 2020 is that our sunscreen options are endless and cater to more diverse skin types…

  • Beauty,  Self Care,  Skincare

    Sleep for Beauty

    Is your skin looking puffy, dull or irritated?? Is your sleep cycle unpredictable and crazy at the moment with exam season?!?! Read more to find out how the two are linked and steps you can take to fix this!