Health and Beauty

Are Natural Skin Care Products Better

What you need to know before jumping on the natural skincare bandwagon

Using natural beauty products is all fun and games until some homemade concoction turns your skin red, or God forbid, makes you break out. While ingredients like aloe vera are naturally calming, something more potent, like lemon, could irritate your skin if you don’t take the necessary precautions while using it. While “chemical”, packaged formulations have their own set of concerns, they are usually pH balanced, tested for safety or come with disclaimers for potent ingredients, reducing the possibilities of any harm. We got in touch with Dr Jamuna Pai, cosmetic physician, author and founder of SkinLab, for a complete PSA on using natural beauty products.

Have you noticed patients moving towards natural beauty products from the ones incorporating chemicals?

We are all concerned about our health and well-being, which makes it’s important to be proactive in our choice of products. Today, more and more people are learning about the potential problems associated with preservatives and other suspected chemicals in cosmetics. That’s why the market for  organic and natural beauty products is booming right now, further resulting in their growing popularity. Besides that, most natural beauty products are gentle on the skin.

Are natural or dermatological skin care products better?

Are natural or dermatological skin care or make up products better?

Which is better for your skin and more effective?


I use a combination of both, like I use the neutrogina naturalis purifying pore scrub with epiduo gel which was recommended by my dermatologist and they work amazingly together!


Definitely natural!!! Unfortunately, most brands are full of harsh chemicals and preservatives that are horrible for your skin. I use Blackbox Cosmetics. Their products are natural, organic, effective (and affordable) without all the harsh chemicals and

why are so many people reluctant on using natural skin care products?

i use natural skin care products - from plants but when i show other people they just say they prefer to use the products from the store..i see that my skin feels smoother and looks better than theirs but i am assuming that they think they will have a


because america is brainwashed


America is messed up and some people think it's a hoax.