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Most of the Regular all Natural Sunscreens available in the Market have the Main Ingredient as Wheat Germ Oil,

Wheat Germ Oil is highly comedogenic, with a rating of 5

Which means that Presence of  this ingredient is in any product, it is very likely to cause pimples on acne prone skin and would just Break you out, This is the Reason we found most of the Oily/ combination skin girls missing out the sunscreens from there Daily skincare regime.

Even if your skin does not break out easily, you need be careful with products containing this ingredient. Even if a single ingredient such as Wheat Germ Oil in a skincare or cosmetic / makeup product is comedogenic, that becomes its weakest link, rendering the product as a whole comedogenic. Comedogenic ingredients are pore-clogging and can cause breakouts to a great extent

Depending on your Acne Prone Skin Type  an ingredient may block your pores more or less depending on its comedogenicity. You need to be aware of these acne causing ingredients that may cause or aggravate acne on your skin.  You are better off using a more practical scale such as non-comedogenic, mildly comedogenic and highly comedogenic. Wheat Germ Oil being highly comedogenic is also known to be very irritating to the skin.

Skin irritants may cause acne even if they are not pore-clogging. This is because they irritate the skin causing it to produce more sebum which may result in acne.

so now we have shared the Problem with you, but what is the solution.?

Himalyan Sea Berry/ Seabuckthorn/ Fruit of God

With a comedogenic Rating of 1, this is one of the best Natural sun Protector. This fruit is loaded with antioxidants, including vitamins C and E, and studies show that these two nutrient powerhouses can prevent wrinkles.  Of the essential omega fatty acids found in Sea Buckthorn, one of the main moisturizing essential fatty acids is Omega 7 palmitoleic acid. Palmitoleic Acid (Omega-7) is a natural component of skin. It is considered as a valuable ingredient in treating burns and healing wounds and a great sun Protector.

This EFA can also nourish the skin when applied topically if adequate quantities of sea buckthorn or its oil are consumed and has proven to be a useful method for treating systemic skin diseases.

 

 

 Aloe Vera Care

Here are 10 surprising facts about Aloe vera:

1. Aloe produces two substances, gel and latex. Aloe gel is the clear, jelly like substance found inside the leaves. Aloe latex is yellow and comes from under the plants skin.

2. Aloe gel can be consumed and may serve as a treatment for osteoarthritis, diabetes and treating the effects of radiation therapy. It can also be heated, along with water, and inhaled as a vapor for treatment of asthma.

3. Aloe gel is commonly used topically for psoriasis, sunburn, dry skin and frostbite.

4. Aloe latex has been used for many years in laxatives. This part of the aloe plant can be dangerous, even deadly, if consumed in large doses.

5. Aloe gel can be used as a makeup remover and can even replace your hair conditioner.

6. Cleopatra used aloe gel on her face and body as part of her beauty regimen.

7. There is some scientific evidence that aloe is able to kill bacteria as well as speed wound healing.

8. Aloe gel can also be used to treat minor burns.

9. Aloe gel can be used to prevent itching from bug bites.