3 Dangers of Artificial Synthetic Colours in Skin Care

3 Dangers of Artificial Synthetic Colours in Skin Care

Your skincare products with the pretty hues are more than what they seem. We explore the truths of artificial synthetic colours and the overlooked dangers that it can pose to the skin.

January 30, 2020
Tags: Ingredients
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Why You Should Avoid SLS and SLES in Skincare

At IRÉN Skin, we have 7 big no-no ingredients. One of them includes sulfates like SLS and SLES, typically found in your shampoos and body wash to give you a foamy consistency. Read on to find out why you should avoid them at all costs!
January 03, 2020
Tags: Ingredients
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Should You Avoid Silicones in Skincare?

Are silicones in skincare good or bad for you? In this article, we deconstruct the stereotypes behind silicones to let you formulate your own opinions about this notorious polymer.
December 12, 2019
Tags: Ingredients
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Why You Should Avoid Drying Alcohols in Skincare

At IRÉN Skin, we have 7 big no-no ingredients. One of them includes Drying Alcohols, short-chain alcohols found in most of your toners and astringents. Read on to find out why you should avoid them at all costs!
November 29, 2019
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Why You Should Avoid Parabens in Skincare

At IRÉN Skin, we have 7 big no-no ingredients. One of them includes Parabens, a preservative with countless amounts of discourse surrounding it. Read on to find out why we’ve opted against using it in our products!

November 29, 2019
Tags: Ingredients
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Why You Should Avoid Fragrances in Skincare

At IRÉN Skin, we have 7 big no-no ingredients. One of them includes Fragrances, an ingredient we’re all familiar with and have grown to rely on. Read on to find out why you should avoid it at all costs!
November 18, 2019
Tags: Ingredients