A Look at Ambergris: the Whale Secretion Found in Perfume

Fragrance, Ingredients
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You may know that ambergris is a substance that comes from whales, but do you know what it really is and why it’s used in perfume? Often times we know that ingredients come from animals, but often the actual mechanics of how ingredients go from animal to your products is a bit of a mystery. Read more »

What’s in a Bruise?

Skin Care
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Every few days I get a bruise bumping into something or another. Still, I can’t help but do the exact same thing every time a new bruise shows up: I follow its progress. What can I say? I’m a dermatologist, I’m weird like that. You should see how excited I am when I get a Read more »