Gel moisturizers are the skin care products du jour this year—and while they aren’t exactly new to the Mario Badescu line (they’ve been part of our core collection for a few decades now), there’s no perfect time to spotlight our favorite gel formulas than now. For oily, troubled, or congested skin types, water-based formulas are… Continue reading Top 3 Gel Moisturizers & Water-Based Serums for Oily Skin
What Does Hand Sanitiser Do? Hand sanitisers are usually alcohol-based gels, used to kill bacteria and viruses on the hands when hand washing isn’t available. More than ever, we’re now encouraged to carry them with us and use them throughout the day to keep us safe. Are Hand Sanitisers More Effective Than Hand Washing? Truly,… Continue reading Do Hand Sanitisers Kill Viruses?
Make this Father’s Day even more special than the last. Customize a spa day, because dads need a day of indulgence too. A membership to his favorite golf and country club. Gifting him a set of monogrammed golf balls or a new set of clubs? Throw in a pair of personalized gloves along with our… Continue reading Father’s Day Gift Ideas for Every Budget
Meet Hyaluronic Dew Cream, the newest addition to our line-up of face creams and moisturizers. WHAT IS HYALURONIC DEW CREAM? Hyaluronic Dew Cream is a gel-cream hybrid that drenches skin in supreme yet lightweight hydration. Botanical-infused and packed with a Sodium Hyaluronate complex for multilevel moisturization, this silky moisturizer gives skin the boost it needs… Continue reading Introducing: Hyaluronic Dew Cream | Mario Badescu Skin Care Blog
This year, we re-launched our popular Hello Sunshine SPF as the new British Summer Time Sensitive Sunscreen. We often get asked a lot of questions around using an SPF as part of your skincare routine. It’s often a concern of those who have sensitive skin – from acne through to eczema – as SPFs can be quite thick… Continue reading We Answer Your Most-Asked SPF Questions
Every month, we share which products are on top rotation. Our philosophy is simple: just as we change our wardrobe based on the weather or current mood, we swap our skin care accordingly, too. This month is all about keeping skin in balance while tackling warm weather woes like excess oil, congestion, and the occasional… Continue reading The Monthly Edit: June Skin Care
Muslin cloths should be an essential part of every skincare routine. They help you remove daily dirt, SPF, makeup and skincare products in a gentle and calming way. It’s easy to amass a number of old muslin cloths over the years. If your muslin cloths are starting to pile up, or if you simply want… Continue reading How To Use Muslin Cloth For Face
What is Retinol and is it safe for sensitive skin? Retinol is a form of Vitamin A. When applied, our skin cells work to convert it into retinoic acid, which has been clinically proven to have benefits to skin health. Though Retinol is known for its ability to improve the appearance of fine lines and… Continue reading Is Retinol Safe For Sensitive Skin?
When you think of vitamins and minerals that can benefit your skin, it’s unlikely that zinc ranks too highly on the list. But did you know it’s essential for cell growth and renewal? Zinc offers a number of impressive benefits for skin. In larger doses, zinc has even been shown to improve the symptoms of… Continue reading Zinc Benefits for Skin | Why Zinc Oxide is Good for Skin
Here’s everything you ever wanted or needed to know about Mario Badescu exfoliants and how to use them. Sun protection, daily moisturization, and proper water intake areall crucial in achieving glowing skin, but the secret—the extra oomph—thatcan take your skin (and your skin care) to the next level is regularexfoliation. A smooth, even base is… Continue reading How to Choose the Best Exfoliant for Your Skin Type