Ingredient spotlight

Tranexamic acid for skin

Tranexamic acid for skin

Tranexamic acid is an exciting topical ingredient to fade the look of several types of skin discolourations.

How azelaic acid helps rosacea-prone skin and other concerns

How azelaic acid helps rosacea-prone skin and other concerns

Azelaic acid is a multitasking skincare ingredient that addresses multiple concerns. Find out about azelaic acid for rosacea-prone skin, breakouts and more.

Omega Fatty Acids, Ceramides and Peptides: How Are they Different?

Omega Fatty Acids, Ceramides and Peptides: How Are they Different?

The truth is there isn’t a single best ingredient for skincare. Research has clearly shown that skin needs an abundance of beneficial ingredients, including omega fatty acids, ceramides and peptides (along with many others), as skin is complicated and needs an array of skin-natural ingredients to look young and healthy.

CBD skincare: what is it and what are the benefits?

CBD skincare: what is it and what are the benefits?

CBD skincare is being marketing to help everything from acne-prone skin to wrinkles and signs of ageing. But are these benefits true, or is it just marketing hype? These are the CBD facts you need to know.

Can I Use Bakuchiol and Retinol?

Can I Use Bakuchiol and Retinol?

This duo can make an impressive difference for visible skin concerns like wrinkles, dark spots, and loss of firmness.

Bakuchiol, what is it?

Bakuchiol, what is it?

A plant-derived skincare ingredient to help you take on the signs of ageing. From bakuchiol’s skin benefits to how to incorporate it into your routine, find out everything you need to know about this natural ingredient.

What are ceramides and how do they help skin?

What are ceramides and how do they help skin?

Ceramides are often used as an anti-ageing ingredient in skincare products, but what exactly are they and how do they work? Read on to discover answers to your ...

Afsløring af seks myter om retinol

Afsløring af seks myter om retinol

Hvis det er dit mål at få en glattere hud, der ser yngre, hvad gør du så med al den misinformation? Forvirringen stopper her – vi vender os, som altid, mod forskningen for at afsløre fakta om myter.

Alkohol i hudpleje: fakta

Alkohol i hudpleje: fakta

Med al den misinformation der er online angående alkohol i hudpleje, er der ikke noget at sige til, at folk ender med at tro, at det måske ikke er så dårligt for huden. Dog gør forskning (og vi taler om rigtig megen forskning) det helt klart:

Are Natural & Organic Ingredients Better for Your Skin?

Are Natural & Organic Ingredients Better for Your Skin?

Many people believe natural and organic ingredients are better for the skin but the truth is this belief has no factual basis or scientific legitimacy.

Cell-communicating ingredients

Cell-communicating ingredients

For all parts of our bodies to work properly, including skin cells, each cell must know how to perform the correct action at the correct time—and, hopefully, to ignore the information (in the form of messenger ...

Everything you need to know about retinol: over-the-counter and prescrip­tion products

Everything you need to know about retinol: over-the-counter and prescrip­tion products

Retinol, better known as vitamin A, is great for your skin. But because there are so many different retinol products available, we can imagine you have questions and find it difficult to choose between them. Our information will help you...

Sådan tilfører hyaluronsyre huden flere fordele

Sådan tilfører hyaluronsyre huden flere fordele

Hyaluronsyre er en naturlig substans i huden, som er kendt for sin enestående kapacitet til at tiltrække og holde på 1000 gange dens vægt i fugt.

Sådan hjælper niacinamid huden

Sådan hjælper niacinamid huden

Blandt en håndfuld andre fantastiske hudplejeingredienser, såsom retinol og C-vitamin, skiller niacinamid sig ud takket være dets alsidighed til stort set alle hudplejeproblemer og hudtyper.

How vitamin c helps your skin

How vitamin c helps your skin

Some skincare ingredients are so remarkable for skin they deserve special attention and vitamin C is one of those ingredients. On this page, we will tell you about the results you can expect from vitamin C, whether one form is better than the other and how you can...

The essential role of omega fatty acids

The essential role of omega fatty acids

Essential to our overall health, omega fatty acids have been proven to deliver remarkable benefits when applied topically to skin. Read on to discover more about ...

Retinol (vitamin a) against wrinkles

Retinol (vitamin a) against wrinkles

Retinol is one of the best studied skincare ingredients. It has attracted a lot of attention in the world of skincare. And rightly so, as research has shown that the skin benefits greatly from using it...

Silicone in skincare

Silicone in skincare

There are numerous forms of silicones used in cosmetic products, particularly leave-on skin-care products and all manner of hair-care products. Perhaps the most common forms of silicone are cyclopentasiloxane ...

Hvilken styrke retinol egner sig bedst til min hud?

Hvilken styrke retinol egner sig bedst til min hud?

Retinol er en dokumenteret (via forskning) anti-aging ingrediens. Alle kan have nytte af at bruge retinol, men hvilken styrke bør du bruge?

What are peptides and what do they do for your skin?

What are peptides and what do they do for your skin?

Peptides are one of the most talked-about ingredients in the field of anti-ageing skincare. When applied to your skin, they demonstrate remarkable benefits, revitalising your skin and making it more resilient and stronger.

What are amino acids?

What are amino acids?

Amino acids play an important role in maintaining your overall health and getting beautiful skin. There are many amino acids, but only 20 are really important for...

5 reasons to choose antioxidants

5 reasons to choose antioxidants

Antioxidants have many benefits for skin. In fact, you can never have too many! Antioxidants protect your skin from the damaging effects of pollution, keeping your skin resilient, radiant and younger-looking. This article breaks down the 5 most important benefits of antioxidants when it comes to skincare...

Why Witch Hazel is a Problem for Skin

Why Witch Hazel is a Problem for Skin

In the world of natural ingredients, witch hazel has a somewhat exaggerated reputation as the solution to an endless list of problems.

Why we use multi-faceted formulas

Why we use multi-faceted formulas

One of the things that makes Paula’s Choice Skincare special is our multifaceted formulas.