In my quest for clear skin, I found a holistic approach to acne to be the most effective. I experienced my first acne flare up at the age of 13. Coming from a Mediterranean background, everyone in my family has naturally flawless complexions. My parents hadn’t encountered anything more than an odd pimple and knew […]
The skin care tips I wish I had of known when I was 16 years old. Working at a natural skin care company I hear stories daily of teens who are struggling with acne prone, oily skin – it’s a skin condition that causes me quite a lot of heartache as I can empathise with […]
GET TO KNOW OUR FAVOURITE INGREDIENTS #4 – Australian Lemon Scented Tea Tree Oil I bet that you’ve never looked at the trees you see in your backyard, on your street or in your local park and thought that they could provide the solution to some of the most prevalent skin concerns. Well it’s time […]
GET TO KNOW OUR FAVOURITE INGREDIENTS #1 – French Green Clay Ever read the ingredient listing on your favourite products and not been quite sure what the names mean? Or what benefits they will provide you? Well this month Botáni is opening up its ingredient cupboard and sharing all the details of our favourite actives […]
Having experienced acne myself, I often wondered how I could save acne skin. I would be lying if I said I didn’t buy into the hype and follow some crazy skin care regimes in my time. You name it, I probably tried it! Little did my 15-year-old self-know that I was probably doing my skin […]
It’s almost considered a dirty word these days, only muttered in hushed tones in the company of those we love and trust. However I’m gearing up to shout it from the roof tops this month to remove the stigma and embrace our ability to work with our skin to clear it.
Relaxing and de-stress your way towards healthy skin. Stress is a big factor in today’s world. The way we deal with it is as individual as we are. We need a certain amount of pressure to function, but when it reaches extremes, and we can no longer deal with it, it becomes a problem. Not […]
Acne (cystic acne or simply acne) is a common skin disease characterised by areas of skin with scaly red skin (seborrhea),pimples (pustules) and blackheads or whiteheads (comedones). Acne affects mostly skin with a dense population of sebaceous follicles which mainly occur on the the face, the upper part of the chest, and the back. Whilst […]