Much ado about pH testing –  the basics. 

Most people come across pH balance when discussing feminine hygiene, detox diets, etc. pH, (Pondus de Hydronium) is a measure of acidity or alkalinity of a compound, or mixture in a solution. When a substance can release hydrogen ions when dissolved in water, it is termed acidic; and when it releases hydroxide ions, it is an alkali. A …

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Learn to formulate your own line of products! 

Hi people, To teach you my dear readers to create your own lovely natural cosmetics, I'll be holding a workshop in Lagos! This workshop will be held on the 29th day of this month. Call, text, whatsapp, DM, email or comment on this post to reserve your spots. I'm on Instagram as @thenaijaformulator. If you prefer to learn something …

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Studying the human skin – part 1,  intrinsic and extrinsic aging.

In order to make the best skin care products, it is very important to understand how it operates. The skin being the largest organ of the body (16% of total body weight), protects the body from physical, chemical, and infectious attacks and plays a role in several biological and biochemical processes like excretion and temperature …

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Inner thoughts about natural cosmetics that no one ever speaks about – part one.

As a realist and scientist, certain truths or doubts make themselves known in the quest to look at things as they really are. I question my beliefs from time to time and even though during these supposed down times, I do not see the benefits, in hindsight, I see how far challenging these ideologies has …

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