If there is one thing that I have noticed as of late is that there are so many new products, new ingredients and new brands coming out of the green beauty industry. It’s so hard for the general consumer to navigate through the latest claims, fear mongering and of course the latest ‘buzz’ ingredients. I genuinely believe in the best of both worlds when it comes to skincare, choosing to use both natural products as well as products that are more rooted in science. Both types of products have a place in my skincare shelf and I, of course, use both types of products for different purposes and I find that some work better than others for certain things.
However, as technology and science have become more and more developed over the past decade, we have also started to see the merging of both nature and science, and with this more green beauty companies, adopting this science and nature approach. Lovinah Skincare is just one of the brands that have emerged from this. Founded by Joy Eckhator, Lovinah Supernatural Skincare is a range of plant-powered next level luxury brand, with high-performance and multi-functional products that are designed to look after and address hormonal challenges, premature aging, dark spots, hyperpigmentation, acne, and visibly improve complexion. The brand regularly combines more scientific actives such as AHA/BHA, Copper Peptides, Zinc PCA, MSM and Niacinamide as well as Bakuchiol, Snow Mushroom, Hydrolysed Kale, Blue Lotus extract and Fermented black and rooibos tea. Having kept in touch with Joy for months now, learning about her brands and its processes I decided to pick her brains and learn a little bit more about how she combines nature and science together and some of the buzz ingredients such as Bakuchiol and Dragon’s Blood that is currently trending in the realm of skincare and beauty.Read More