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
Whether it’s a pump of cleanser, a dollop of cream or a drop of facial oil – one of the most common questions we get asked is: “How much product should I be using?”. Whilst we’d love to be able to provide a ‘one-size fits all’ answer, it’s not quite as simple as that. The… Continue reading How much moisturiser should I use?
When you have dehydrated skin—it shows. Skin that lacks moisture looks parched and lackluster. Skin appears brittle from the visible rough patches and flakiness. Lines and wrinkles look more pronounced when your complexion is depleted of its plump and supple texture. Add in a tight, itchy feeling, and you’ve got the definition of dehydrated skin.… Continue reading How To Take Care Of Dehydrated Skin
Because all moms deserve flowers for Mother’s Day, here are a few of our favorite gift ideas we think she’ll love: Mom’s are the superhero multi-taskers of the world—and this setwas made with moms on the move in mind. This Rose-powered duo includes: Rose Hand Cream with Vitamin E, a creamy, dreamy floral formulathat can… Continue reading Perfect for Mom: Rose Skin Care for Mother’s Day
While face-to-face treatments might be on hold for the foreseeable future, that doesn’t mean skin should forego having a luxurious facial. Pai’s in-house facialist Kate shares how to do a spa-worthy, sensitive skin-friendly treatment at home. First, Double Cleanse Every great facial starts with a really thorough cleanse. First remove makeup and SPF using our… Continue reading How To Do Facial At Home For Sensitive Skin
‘Cold-pressed’ has become a buzzword over the last decade for everything from juices to olive oil. It’s also one of the most common ways to extract organic oils for skincare. You’ll often hear brands singing its praises – but it’s not necessarily the best extraction method. So what does cold-pressed mean? Cold-pressed oil is obtained… Continue reading Why cold-pressed doesn’t mean best
Every year on the 22nd April, Earth Day is observed worldwide as a day to celebrate the environment and raise awareness of environmental issues. At Pai, we’re committed to reducing our impact on the earth – every single day. Here’s a few things we’re doing right now: Our Soil Association certification means we source ingredients that are… Continue reading Happy Earth Day! – The Pai Life
Did you know it’s Rosacea Awareness Month? With Rosacea Awareness Month in full swing, we reckon you might like some intel on this very common, but often very disruptive skin condition. So consider this your fact sheet: we’ll explain what rosacea is, typical triggers and the best products to treat it. Sensitive skin can be… Continue reading What is Rosacea? Causes, Triggers & Treatment