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What is K-Beauty?

K-Beauty, or Korean Beauty, has swept the planet by storm. You’ve likely heard about Korean beauty products from hearing or reading about sheet masks or snail cream. If you’ve heard any of this, you have heard about the next big thing in skin care.So what is this skincare routine all about, and what can we take away from this very detailed skincare regime? K-Beauty is a broad term which encompasse…

Benefits of Using Soy-Free Vitamin E Oil for Sensitive Skin

When shopping for your new favorite moisturizer for sensitive skin or Marula oil, you may be curious about turning over the bottle to check the ingredients, and you may wonder whether or not those ingredients may get along with your skin.It’s easy to get perplexed from all the ingredients listed! Most may have an ingredient listed as “Tocopherol”. But what is Tocopherol, and why is it so common in…

Easy DIY Steaming Facial for Beautiful Skin

Fall is a busy time and not too many of us may have the time to run off to the spa for a facial! With children going back to school, PTA meetings and a busy career of any kind, it may be difficult to schedule “me time”. Taking time for yourself is very important, so we’ve come up with an easy DIY home facial that you can do to re-energize your skin, and some suggestions for a luxurious DIY face ma…

Unlock the Benefits of Green Tea for Skin Care

Green tea or “Camellia Sinensis” has been used medicinally in Asia for centuries, but over the last few decades, it has spread in use over the rest of the world. Because of its history, an increasing number of scientific studies have examined the overall health benefits of green tea for skin care, as well as its use as a valuable ingredient in antioxidant skin care products. If you are curious abo…

Preservatives in Skin Care

Why Do We Need to Preserve Skin Care Products?The skin care world has been shaken up in the last few years by the general public and their changing views towards preservation. A generation or two ago, no one even considered what might be in the cream that they were slathering onto their faces, but today with the web at our fingertips, people are starting to ask questions. One of the most common qu…

What Is Imperata Cylindrica? One of the Best Natural Moisturizers!

At the Ayr Skin Care lab, we love researching plants and minerals to find new skin care benefits that can improve our formulations or even lead to entirely new products. That’s the story behind imperata cylindrica, a natural moisturizer and one of the star ingredients in our brand new Restore Replenishing Night Cream.Join us in the Ayr Blog this week as we look at this remarkable, tall grass.…