Year: 2017

Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays!

Wherever you are, whoever you’re with and however you celebrate the season, all of us at Apothekari hope that it’s spent in the company of good friends and family, while enjoying some downtime and experiences that will create fond memories. It has been our pleasure and honour to serve you with your skin care needs… Read more on Apothekari »

How to Choose Anthelios Sunscreens

We get calls every day from customers asking us how to choose the Anthelios sunscreen that’s best for their needs and why La Roche Posay’s Anthelios is such a great product. With so many sunscreens on the market today, these are valid questions. There are reasons why dermatologists recommend Anthelios to their patients and why discerning customers… Read more »

Water Cosmetics

Water in Cosmetics – Yay or Nay?

When it comes to water in cosmetics, you’ll find this ingredient listed in every type of personal care product – lotions, cleansers, deodorants, make-up, shampoos, sunscreens, etc. Do an internet search for the use of this common skin care ingredient and you’ll find differing opinions regarding its usefulness in formulations. In this post, I’ll cover… Read more on Apothekari »

Refresh Endura Eye Drops

Refresh Endura for Dry Eyes

You may have heard about Refresh Endura, lubricating eye drops which are used in managing the symptoms of dry eyes. If you suffer with dry eyes, you’ll know how frustrating the condition may be. Often accompanied by a stinging sensation , you can experience slightly blurred vision. The reasons behind dry eyes can be varied:… Read more »

Synthetic vs Natural Ingredients in Skin Care : 5 Things You Should Know

With a growing awareness and interest in healthy living (open to interpretation, yes!), it’s not surprising that many of you may be concerned by the use of synthetic ingredients in your cosmetics. I’m often asked if Apothekari is ‘natural’ and while we could certainly describe ourselves as a natural skin care line, it feels a… Read more on Apothekari »