Chemical peelings

alpha hydroxy acids; glycolic acid; mandelic acid;lactic acid

Chemical peelings are great to refine skin’s surface visibly. Contrary to many rumours, they are gentler to skin than conventional mechanical peelings which use tiny abrasive granules. However, the chemical peeling has to be applied carefully and it must be of best quality.   How do chemical peelings work and which particularities have to be…

Cosmetics Wiki

Wiki; cosmetic; raw materials; active ingredients

Originally, weblogs or blogs were online diaries used by bloggers to publish their private thoughts and ideas. Today’s blogs go beyond that personal approach: They deal with a certain theme, in a specially mapped out, structured way. Their contents are of high topicality and enormous information value.  Exactly these features distinguish our Cosmetics Wiki. Our…

Blue Light

HEV light, blue light, lutein

It is a known fact that we should protect our skin against harmful UV rays. Recently, we have been warned about other rays: blue light. That is not at all a trendy whim. It is scientifically proven fact. Blue light is synonymous with HEV light, High Energy Visible light. It is also known as screen…

Water Facial Spray

Waterspray, Thermal Spray, water facial spray

Water facial spray is in vogue. It has been an essential in women’s handbags already for some time, and men have learned that it is much more than a fashionable gadget. Water facial spray is a real all-rounder, a great secret weapon, a multi-purpose tool. You may use it as a refresher in the heat…

Gentle cleansing

Gentle cleansing; micellar water, mild surfactatnts

Gentle yet thorough: The principle of gentle cleansing is to remove dirt and impurities from skin thoroughly and painstakingly while being soft and kind to skin. Aggressive cleansers could irritate skin and cause allergies and hypersensitivity reactions. They damage skin, trigger itching and redness and leave an uncomfortable burning. To be thorough and gentle at…

Activated carbon

activated carbon; black carbon; charcoal

Activated carbon recently has become an insider tip for numerous beauty products. Though it seems to be something unusual, it actually includes a lot of benefits. Activated carbon may not be confused with usual charcoal or barbecue coal. Vegetable charcoal as well as peat, brown coal, hard coal, olive pits, coconut shells, or bamboo can…

Detox cosmetics

The most essential task of skin’s myriad of functions is to protect us. Every day, over 3,000 substances pollute and trouble our skin and our body. Aggressive environmental influences caused by exhaust gases, pesticides, and sun rays, harmful substances in clothes and furniture, alcohol and smoking add to stress and lack of exercise to be…

Cocoa Butter

Cocoa butter comes from cocoa plant, originally, was indigenous to tropical America; today it is cultivated in several countries, among them the Dominican Republic, Malaysia, Ghana, and Côte d’Ivoire. To obtain the cocoa butter the cocoa beans are roasted and cracked open to facilitate the removal of the shells and the pulp. The cocoa seeds…

X-Mas

Dear customer, dear clients,   For your trust, the pleasant cooperation and your faith we would like to thank you very much!   We wish all of you a Merry Christmas and send you our best Seasons Greetings!   Kind regards from Schenefeld   Your Cosmacon-Team    

Age spots

In cosmetic terms, pigment disorders are understood as small skin areas where higher or lower concentrations of melanin are encountered. These include freckles, age spots and birthmarks/moles.   Pigment disorders are mostly harmless It often happens in the spring, the first rays of sun pamper our skin and the “brown spots” appear practically overnight. Pigment…