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What helped me to treat dry patches on skin

Dry, Rough Patches on Skin? This is how I Treated them…

Hi people! Winters have finally made up their mind to bid adieu, and I am relieved. I know I know, so many of you love winters, but I’m more of a tropical person. 😀 Nevertheless winter has its pros – lush fresh veggies – I love them. But the winter this time has been harsh on my skin. I got dry patches on my arms, that felt rough and bumpy to touch, near shoulders and I was in a state of shock, having incurred them the first time ever. Living in a warm, humid climate almost made me so-not-used-to so much dryness. This time however, it was testing. 😐

I did some research to identify the causes behind my skin conditions. I needed to find them because I needed to combat the dry patches at the earliest possible, as they were getting uncomfortable day by day.

Following could have been the reasons behind the rough, patchy dryness (any or all could apply) :
  • Taking hot showers frequently
  • Pores getting clogged from silicones in moisturizers
  • Dehydration
  • Constant friction of skin with woolens

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Plum Chamomile and White Tea Calming Anti-oxidant Toner

Plum Chamomile & White Tea Calming Antioxidant Toner : Review

Hi people! How you all doin’? Winter is paving way to the spring, and I’m elated! Winters call for a change in my skincare routine, and this year winter has been harsh. So I was really having trouble with my skin, and tried using as many organic products as I could to help my skin cope up with the dryness.

A major switch was in the toner, and I started using the Plum Chamomile and White Tea Calming Anti-oxidant Toner. I had been religiously using the toner for type 3 skin from Clinique that worked great in extreme humidity, but the drier months needed something gentler. Hence cult-favorite, vegan, chemical-free Plum. 🙂

Plum Chamomile and White Tea Calming Anti-oxidant Toner

About the Product :

A splash of calm!

Using a toner after face wash not only helps your skin settle down well before applying SPF, it is also a wonderful way to feed nutrients to your skin. This toner is filled with antioxidants from 7 different plant sources to help calm, revive and protect your skin from the effects of oxidative damage! Read more

Humble Bee Luxury Aloe Vera+Activated Charcoal Face Mask

Humble Bee Luxury Face Mask – Aloe Vera with Activated Charcoal : My Experience and Review

Hi everyone! Winters have been mean this year in Kolkata, and my skin had to quite struggle with the unusual chills. But there have been a few products which I kept going back to, because they worked immensely well for my skin. The Humble Bee Luxury Aloe-Charcoal face mask has been one such product that my skin kept thanking for all the goodness. So much so, that I’ve already hit the pan in 50 days!

Humble Bee Luxury Aloe Vera+Activated Charcoal Face Mask
Humble Bee Luxury Aloe Vera+Activated Charcoal Face Mask

About the Product :

The Humble Bee Luxury Aloe-Charcoal face mask contains charcoal, basil oil, jojoba oil and vitamin E oil in a base of aloe vera gel. Recommended for acne-prone skin, or for those seeking a hydrated, balanced skin. This is best used as a nighttime ritual on a daily basis, or even for prepping skin before a party. 🙂

Aloevera gel – treats sunburn, acts as a moisturizer, treats acne, reduces blemishes and also acts as an anti-ageing ingredient.

Charcoal – excellent to combat acne, clearing impurities from skin and pores that tend to accumulate from constant exposure to pollution. Read more

Aroma Essentials Rose Body Butter

Aroma Essentials Rose Body Butter : Pure Nourishing Goodness for the Skin – My Experience and Review

Hi everyone! Did you start your year with a bang? Or are you still reminiscing in the glories of 2017? Whatever it is, winters are here to rule still a few weeks and I’m basking in my stash of body moisturizers. 😛

I’m a huge…umm…die-hard? Fan of body butters, and nothing delights me more than a handcrafted one. And the one with an amazing fragrance (it takes a good deal to convince a TBS body butter fanatic on the fragrance part). And of course it should relieve my skin of all its dryness, and make it plump and soft. A product that does all of these? The Aroma Essentials Rose Body Butter. Goodness, I love it so much.

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Humble Bee Luxury Orange Body Butter

Humble Bee Luxury Orange Body Butter – Review : A foray into Handmade Body Butters this Winter

Hi everyone! I recently shared a bunch of products that I received from Humble Bee Luxury on my instagram page. And thank you for the overwhelming response. 🙂 As majority of you requested, I have the review of the orange body butter in today’s post.

About Humble Bee Luxury :

“Bee Beautiful… Be Humble… Be You… Humble Bee Luxury”

Handcrafted natural bathing essentials. Our products are 100% sourced from natural ingredients, paraben and chemical free.

Humble Bee Luxury is the brainchild of Harshil and Devashree, a couple based in Vadodara. Another indigenous brand cooking up recipes organic to the core, catering to skincare and bathing needs. I told you before and I tell so again, I’m so very proud of brands like Humble Bee Luxury and Aroma Essentials, who make wonderful products with so much skill and panache. Their products are just as effective and sans harmful chemicals. Could it get any better in the beauty game?

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