Mulberry leaf is so packed with goodness that people actually use it as a natural alternative to skin lightening products. Instead of using chemical based products which contain Hydroquinone and Mercury (both harsh ingredients to the skin), people start turning to this natural remedy. Not only can the mulberry leaf extract brighten skin it also has the ability to lighten dark spots and pigmentations caused by sun exposure or ageing.
PARABENS. Some of us might recognize this evil word. It is the culprit that makes our skin irritated and sensitive in our skincare products. Sometimes, it might show as butylparaben, methylparaben, propylparaben in the ingredient list. These are variations of parabens.
Look out for small print at label of your skincare products.
What you apply on your skin is crucial. Chemicals that found in drugstore skincare products, when used long term, can be harmful for your skin as well as to your health. Most of the times, the size of molecule determines whether they are able to penetrate across your skin layers, and be absorbed by your body.