My Happy Life

Today we’re going to give you an insight into the cosmetic world from a formulators view. We are going to lift the lid on a famous internet headline and put it through some myth busting questions….. "Our Skin Absorbs 60-70% of everything we put on it!"

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The short answer is... No. But we think you probably already knew the answer to that ;) The cosmetics industry hasn’t managed to come up with a totally natural nail polish yet, but they’re working on it.
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Some people think “sensitive skin” is a skin type, but we’re going to (politely) disagree. It doesn’t matter whether your skin type is normal, dry, oily or combo - it can still be sensitive. And like a wicked witch, sensitive skin can show itself in so many different forms...

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The other day Dave (our back-of-house operations guru), was complaining about how soft his hands had become. Unfortunately it appears that working in the Happy shed has a downside - soft and supple hands.

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“Cheap supermarket cream beats the big brand names!” is always a headline that will grab your attention. That’s because we all like to save a dollar (or 2) :)
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Most of the laundry detergents on our supermarket shelves have ingredients in them that can cause irritation and leave you feeling all itchy, scratchy and fed up.

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This is not meant to name and shame. We’re sharing this as we feel that you need to know that the perception of a brand is not necessarily the reality. OK, here goes…
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Alcohol is one of the most misunderstood ingredients in skincare. So much so that you nearly hear it screaming like a moody 16 old girl ‘You just don’t get me!!!!!’. In this case they’re right. Many of us don’t get them or understand them.

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