Face serum vs. Face oil: What’s the Difference?

well.ca with Seanna Cohen Skin Care Therapist

Read the ingredients Confused about serums and oils? Which is which? These days, many brands call their products ‘serums’. Don’t get caught up on titles. Look at the ingredient list to figure out the difference between a serum vs. an oil. A serum contains water-soluble ingredients like aloe, fruit extracts, or hyaluronic acid. An oil or blend of oil contains ingredients like jojoba, rosehip, seabuckthorn, and argan. Always apply the lightest products first (like a… 

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Poppy Seed and Clay Face Polish | elodiebeauty.com

DIY: Clay & Poppy Seed Face Polish

Healthy skin starts with exfoliation! Exfoliating is the number one habit you can start today that can dramatically improve the texture and appearance of your skin. Exfoliating your skin 2-3 times per week will: help clear congested pores of dirt and dead skin cells help moisturizer penetrate better (therefore making it more effective) smooth rough and textured skin help with makeup application Try making this DIY exfoliator at home! Clay & Poppy Seed Face Polish… 

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Sappho New Paradigm Mascara | elodiebeauty.com

Sappho New Paradigm Mascara

All natural, vegan mascara  Canadian company, Sappho recently relaunched their makeup line. The newly formulated and repackaged products are shiny, sleek, and now called, Sappho: New Paradigm. On a recent trip put of town, I happened to forget all of my makeup (!!), so I figured this was the perfect time to buy and try out the Sappho New Paradigm Mascara. I was quite pleasantly surprised. Common problems with natural mascara:  they smudge barely lift… 

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Bite Beauty Lipstick | elodiebeauty.com

Bite Beauty Lipstick: Natural, or not?

Is Bite Beauty’s lipstick actually edible? I love Toronto-based Bite Beauty and all of the pretty lipstick colours it makes. I’ve always wondered though, is Bite Beauty as ‘natural and ‘edible’ as the company claims? Bite Beauty claims that its ingredients are natural and food-grade. As we know though, just because you can eat it doesn’t mean it’s good for you! I’m a self proclaimed lipstick junkie and I certainly don’t shy away from bright… 

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Improve dry skin | elodiebeauty

3 ways to improve dry skin over night

Dry skin be gone! As the grand finale to my hydration-themed blog posts this month I wanted to give you three easy ways you can improve dry skin right away. (If you missed the others see: DIY Vanilla Rooibos Body Butter, Hydrating Chia Seed Mask, Chia Seed Blueberry Drink). In reality treating dry skin can take some time, however taking some simple measures can make an immediate difference in how your skin feels. Stop using products… 

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