Everything You Need to Know About Layering Vitamin C and Niacinamide
October 22 2020
Are vitamin C and niacinamide rivals, or can they best friends? Find out more about these powerhouse skincare ingredients that will change your life.
Supplements for Hormonal Acne and Imbalances
October 8 2020
Despite getting 8 hours of beauty sleep, doing yoga and exercise to relieve stress, and chugging ...
Why Do Eyelashes Fall? Do They Grow Back?
October 2 2020
Losing a mere eyelash in the shower once in a while is not a big deal, but if you lose an eyelash every day, what does it mean? Do you have an underlying condition, such as thyroid? Or is stress causing your eyelashes to fall out? Click here to find out more about why eyelashes fall and what you can do about it.
Do You Need Sunblock Indoors? Here's What Happens to Your Skin When You Spend Hours In Front of a Screen
September 24 2020
Blue light from your smartphone, tablet, and laptop is damaging your skin cells, causing premature aging and hyper-pigmentation. The solution? Wearing sunblock indoors!
Summertime skincare favourites: Products we’ve been loving this year
September 17 2020
It's been a long, hot summer - and it's given us cause to try out lots of great new skincare products! Here we round up our favourite skincare from summer 2020 - read on to see the top product picks from all the Primary girls!
DIYS we actually do like – for your softest, most supple skin yet!
September 10 2020
Not all DIYs are created equal - some ingredients are just best left in the pantry, unless you want to end up with inflamed, redddened, sensitized skin. With that being said, here are some all-natural ingredients that are fully Primary-approved for use on skin, and we encourage you to try out these 3 great DIY skincare recipes for your glowiest, smoothest, dewiest skin yet!
What is the Skin Barrier? How Can We Repair It?
September 3 2020
Healthy skin starts with a healthy and well-hydrated skin barrier. Comprised of various lipids, it is our own little protective shield from the outside world. Learn more about your skin barrier, and how you can continuously strengthen and balance it!
I Washed My Face With Honey For A Week and Here's What Happened
August 27 2020
All my life, my grandmother has been persistent that I try her ancestors' DIY all-natural skinca...
Ceramides - what are they and how do they help repair the moisture barrier?
August 22 2020
What are ceramides, and how exactly do they help repair the skin's moisture barrier? And where can you find a moisturiser that contains these little barrier-repairing molecules?
Quarantining at home? Here’s why now is probably the best time for you to start using retinol
August 14 2020
Retinol, retinoids, retinoic acid...if you’re at all into skincare, chances are you’ve heard thes...
Easy Ways to Naturally Increase Estrogen in the Body
August 6 2020
Did you know that an estrogen deficiency in the body causes loss of skin elasticity and affects the skin's ability to retain moisture? You may also experience mood swings, irregular periods, and a low sex drive. Don't worry, all you need to do is follow these super-easy estrogen boosting tips.
10 Super Cheap Self-Care Habits That Promise Healthy, Glowing Skin
July 30 2020
Need a break from expensive skin-care that seems to be breaking your bank account? Don't worry, we got you covered. Here are 10 things you can do to maintain a healthy mind and body, and achieve beautiful, glowing skin.
20 Steps To Heal Sensitive Skin
July 23 2020
Are you absolutely tired of sensitive skin that gets irritated ever so often? Worry not friends, we got you covered! Here are some ways to care for sensitive skin.
What Are Those Small Bumps On Your Body And How Can You Treat Them?
July 9 2020
Keratosis pilaris is the medical term for small, red bumps you may often notice on your skin's surface. Here are some ways that you can treat them!
Do Face Masks Really Work? An Answer To All Your Queries!
July 2 2020
Are you skeptical about whether or not face masks actually make a difference to your skin? Do you want to try them out but don't know where to start? Keep reading to find an answer to all your face mask related concerns!
How Mental Health Aggravates Skin Conditions
June 17 2020
We've all had moments where we're too stressed to eat or when our anxiety causes us to take several trips to the bathroom. But what about our skin? Did you know that some of the most common "chronic" skin conditions may be linked with your mental health?
7 Sheet Mask Mistakes You Might Be Making
June 11 2020
Ever wondered why your skin doesn't feel as hydrated or fresh even though you put on a sheet mask the previous night? What could have gone wrong? Here are a few common mistakes you could be making.
How To Spring Clean and Recycle Your Beauty Stash
June 4 2020
Looking for something productive to do? Empty out your makeup and skincare drawer and sort out whatever needs to be tossed into the trash or given to a friend. Empty bottles? No problem! Read this article to find out how to recycle the cute packaging that your skincare comes in.
4 Ways Your Gut Health Can Affect Your Skin
May 14 2020
If you're ever heard the phrase "you are what you eat," you'd know how important a healthy gut is! Introducing new skincare products to your regimen can be fun, but sometimes the problem lies deep within the gut. Continue reading to find out how your skin reflects your gut health, and what you can do for a healthy gut-skin combination!
How to repair a damaged moisture barrier in 4 simple steps
May 11 2020
Besides being the largest organ of your body, your skin is what protects you from the outside wor...
Skin Purging vs Breakouts - What's the Difference?
May 7 2020
Understanding your skin can be difficult. Knowing whether to stick to or toss out a product can be confusing. Is your skin breaking out because a product is working, or because it isn't? Continue reading to learn about the difference between skin purging and normal breakouts.
Transitioning To a Skincare Routine For The Summer
April 29 2020
The summer months can take a real toll on your skin, what with all the humidity and increased sun exposure! Needless to say, taking care of your skin during the hotter months can be a bit of a challenge. With a few changes to your skincare routine, here's how you can transition successfully into a regimen that's perfect for summers.
Physical or Chemical Exfoliation - Which Is Better?
April 23 2020
Exfoliation is essential to rid the skin of dead cells, bacteria, sweat, and dirt that tends to get stuck underneath the surface, leading to acne and inflamed pores. With too many options for exfoliation in the market, this article will help you make your pick!
8 Things You Need To Know Before Using Vitamin C On Your Skin
April 16 2020
Vitamin C has become the magic potion that everyone seems to be using. However, there are a few things you need to know before incorporating it into your skincare routine.
8 Funky Ingredients To Avoid In Your DIY Beauty Rituals
March 18 2020
Many bloggers suggest including ingredients present in your kitchen in your skincare routine. This article will help you understand why some of those ingredients could do more harm than good for your skin.
Self-Care While Working From Home
March 14 2020
Often, we forget to take care of ourselves while working from home. Here are a few ways you can enjoy your freedom and get things done while remembering to look after yourself!
How To Treat 6 Different Types of Acne
March 5 2020
It is often difficult to differentiate and treat different types of acne. Here is a rundown of the most common types of acne one might face in their lifetime.
Debunking The Myth: Drinking Water Prevents Dry Skin
February 28 2020
Do you believe that drinking loads of water is the secret to healing dry skin? Well, you couldn't be more wrong! Continue reading to find out what causes dry skin and how to prevent it.
What Kind Of Moisture Does Your Skin Need?
February 17 2020
Do you know the difference between dry and dehydrated skin? Continue reading to find out how to pick the perfect ingredients for your skin type!
Your Pre- and Post- Workout Skincare Guide
February 3 2020
Do you love going to the gym as much as we do? Here are some tips to ensure you're keeping your skin clean after your sweaty workouts!
Determining the Shelf-Life of Skincare Products
February 3 2020
Like every item in your fridge, skincare, too, tends to expire. It is absolutely essential to know how to check and prolong the life of expensive skincare products so that they can stay effective for longer!
8 Skincare Resolutions To Stick By In 2020
January 27 2020
As we enter into a new decade, it is time to spice up our skincare routines and leave behind the toxic habits that were destroying our skin in 2019!
Skincare for Before, During, and After Flights
January 1 2020
Skincare on flights can be a total hassle. Is skincare on flights a thing? How should you care for your skin before and after flights? Continue reading to find out more.
Winter Skincare Routine
November 13 2019
As winter approaches, our skin tends to feel extremely dry- almost like sandpaper. The cold air tends to suck out moisture from the skin which is why it is absolutely essential to switch up your skincare routine during the winter!
Do you Really Need a Face Mist?
October 24 2019
Face mists have taken the internet by a storm lately. So, what really is a face mist? Can this magical product transform your skin? Read more to find out.
A Guide to PCOS - Answering All Your PCOS-Related Questions
October 18 2019
PCOS is a hormonal disorder rampant amongst women of child-bearing age. Due to the number of misinterpretations surrounding it, this disorder often goes undiagnosed. Continue reading to find all your PCOS-related queries answered!