With the plethora of skincare products available today, it gets confusing. If you want to keep your body moisturized, you have to choose between body balm, body butter, and body lotion. What is the difference between these three products and do you need them all?
Most people know and love ginger as an ingredient for various recipes. Ginger adds spice to your favorite meals and adds a twist to sweets. When used as tea, it helps soothe cough and sore throat. Nowadays, ginger is accessible as an essential oil. Still carrying the ginger root’s warm and spicy aroma, ginger essential […]
For the longest time, body mists have been overshadowed by their more potent sister, perfumes. Body mists offer milder fragrances meant to complement perfumes, but could also stand on its own. However, body mists are not only good for fragrances. Utama Spice’s body mists are a great complement for your skincare regimen.
Time and time again you’ve been told to clean your face thoroughly. It’s no wonder if you, like many people who care about their skin, have become obsessed with exfoliating your face. Exfoliation is a great skincare technique, but it can do your skin more harm than good if not executed properly.
When COVID-19 broke out internationally in 2020, governments advised everyone to wear masks. Suddenly, masks became a daily accessory, and not something you wear when you are sick in a hospital. If you have been diligently following World Health Organization’s orders to wear masks in public, you may have noticed your skin developing breakouts after.
Tamanu oil comes from the tamanu nut tree’s seeds, native to Southeast Asia. It has been used as a medicinal remedy for centuries in Asia, Africa, and Pacific Islands. Tamanu is one of the rare essential oils, which makes them extremely valuable.
Incense has been around for a long time. Ancient cultures—ancient Egyptians, Babylonians, Indus civilizations, ancient Chinese—have used incense rituals or ceremonies, meditation, or aromatherapy. Today, incense continues to be used worldwide for the same reasons. Whether you intend to meditate or simply make your home aromatic, you can’t help but experience these benefits of burning […]
One of the most annoying things about winter are flaky skin and chapped lips. Sometimes, your usual routine is not enough to keep your skin hydrated. Chapped lips are painful and unpleasant to look at. When your regular lip balm can’t get the job done, here are ways to prevent and treat chapped lips in […]
Upwork reports that the number of Americans working from home today has increased by 87% since the COVID-19 pandemic, and it is poised to increase in the next five years. After seeing the numerous benefits of allowing employees to work from home, more companies are considering making flexible working arrangements permanent.
A baby’s skin is thin and delicate. It is prone to infections and irritation if not taken care of properly. However, there is not much talk of skin care for babies. This is probably due to the fact that “less is more” is the prevailing attitude among parents—as it should be.