welcome to the Simply Skin skincare library

At Simply Skin we don't only sell amazing organic and natural handmade skincare products, we also want to make sure that when you're shopping you know what products are best for your skin

So throughout our website, we have links to a number of articles we've written

We want you to have the chance to read articles at the times when they are most relevant. So, if you're contemplating buying a Whipped Body Butter but would just love to know more about Body Butters in general, well then we can help you and will provide a link to our Body Butter article at the end of the product description

But we also want all our articles to be readily available for you to read whenever you want to so we're using this page to introduce and link you to our growing library of articles

We hope you enjoy learning more about skincare ingredients and products

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body butter facts

When it comes to moisturisers, body butters tend to be the least popular choice for most women so we decided to run a survey to find out why body butters are not as popular as we would expect

And the primary reason we found was that women just don't know what a true body butter is and, therefore, do not understand how it can benefit the skin

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Ingredients - Shea Butter

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why should I use oil on my skin?

We get asked all the time by customers why they should use oil on their skin

Many customers are afraid that oil may cause blocked pores which could lead to pimples and acne

And others believe oils should be avoided, like some fats in our diet, as they are bad for us

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   oils - cleanse 

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oils - urban myths

There are many Urban Myths surrounding the use of oils on your skin, especially in relation to facial oils

We are here to smash through those Urban Myths and show you how important and beneficial oils are for your skin

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   urban myths - pores 

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microbeads

There's been a lot of talk on the news for a while about Microbeads, how they are damaging the environment, and the ethical responsibilities that skincare companies should conform to

But many skincare consumers are still confused and don't know if their favourite skincare brand is using Microbeads or not

We hope to help shed some light on this issue so you feel more confident when you're out shopping

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simply skin ingredients

Did you know that your favourite Simply Skin products are chockful of lovely organic and C02 extracted ingredients?

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   category - butters 

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why use organic skincare ingredients?

We get asked all the time by customers why we think they should buy skincare products which contain organic ingredients 

Is it really worth paying 2 or 3 times the price (at least) for such a product?

Plain and simple, our answer is yes

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     ingredients - synthetic

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organic C02 extracted ingredients?

Carbon Dioxide, or C02, extraction is a new method of plant essence such as oils and essential oils from their source i.e. the plant from which they are extracted

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   category - C02 extracted oils

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the organic farmer

If you have read our article "Why use organic skincare ingredients?" you will already know that, at Simply Skin, we believe in the importance of using organic ingredients and organic C02 extracts in our skincare products wherever possible whilst ensuring that our products remain 100% safe for your skin

 

But why have we decided to go that extra mile and incorporate organic ingredients wherever possible?

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   ingredients - organic farming

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healthy winter skin

When Winter arrives we all want to keep the chill outside and the warmth inside. But that means we crank up our heat and this inevitably leads to dry skin

Whether you heat your home with oil, gas or electricity, the effect is the same

So how do you reduce the effects of Winter and central heating on your skin?

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simply skin beliefs

We believe... in placing principles before profits

AND

We believe... in putting our money with our mouth is

We stand firm, with pride, behind our company principles and beliefs

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beauty for bunnies

For decades beauty products and bunnies have gone hand in paw for all the wrong reasons because of animal testing…

Animal testing is NOT a “thing of the past”...

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