Cleanser, skin ph, and acne

If there’s one thing I can tell you that will make the biggest difference in your acne treatment or taking care of your skin …that…

Intercellular lipids of skin

(Info and image source: Handbook of Cosmetic Science and Technology) Lipids of the skin layers: In the lower layers of the epidermis: Cholesterol, triglycerides, and phospholipids…

Transepidermal water loss (TEWL) and damage to …

Transepidermal water loss (TEWL) is the loss of water from the stratum corneum.  And it’s one of the major factors responsible for dry, scaly skin…

Desquamation: The shedding of skin cells to …

Shedding of skin is a process call desquamation. In normal skin, the whole epidermis is replace in about 42 days and for the stratum corneum…

Natural Moisturizing Factors (NMF): How our skin …

Our stratum corneum contains free amino acids (remember those amino acids results from enzymes break down of fillaggrin? from this post), and other nature occurring chemical lactic…

A Quick Overview of skin anatomy and …

  *Info & Image Sources: Harry’s Cosmeticology. Click to enlarge* Skin is the organ that protect us from the environment.  It is our widest organ with…

Welcome to Pamper Urself Green!

    Hi! I’m Amy and this is my blog about my journey to have a healthier lifestyle.   I want to be more inform about…