Posts tagged skin type
When Should You Start Investing in Skincare Products?

Although our skin concerns may change as we age, there are steps that we can be taking now to protect ourselves and our skin for the future. What we mean by this is that it’s absolutely never too early to start investing in good skincare products. Here’s why…

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Reasons to Shop Sustainably This Holiday Season

Think of the impact that we can collectively make as a whole if we all tried to do our part to shop more sustainably this holiday season. If you’re new to sustainable shopping, that’s okay! We’ll break down all the reasons why it’s important to make sustainable shopping choices this year.

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Introducing Our New Plumping Balm

This week marks the launch of a brand new product here at Altilis Beauty and it’s just in time for the holiday season. Introducing our Plumping Balm! This colourless Plumping Balm contains a rich combination of natural, stimulating ingredients that will help to plump and hydrate your lips for a full, voluminous look.

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Our CEO's Journey to Sustainability and Healthy Skin

What started as one thing (a business focused on personalized skincare systems for friends and family), quickly blossomed into a successful and sustainable enterprise when our CEO, Kenna Whitnell, was introduced to breadfruit. Today, Kenna shares with us why sustainability is so important to her and how it has personally changed her life for the better.

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Treat Your Skin This Halloween

One of the biggest factors contributing to post-Halloween breakouts and irritation is not taking the time to treat your skin before and after Halloween. So, let’s be proactive this Halloween and keep our skin looking radiant and fresh with these helpful tips.

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The Inside Scoop on Foundation

Whether you’re new to wearing foundation, a seasoned expert or have never tried it before, finding a foundation that fits all of your needs can sometimes be tough. So how do you know if a foundation is right for you? Here’s why we think foundations are an essential part of your skincare routine.

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Our Nighttime Routine

Setting yourself up with a good nighttime routine is important to keep you on track for the days and weeks ahead. Not only does it help you develop and maintain healthy habits, but it can also work wonders on your skin! Here are some of our favourite rituals that we incorporate into our nighttime routine!

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What Your Skin Is Telling You About Your Breakouts

There are a number of factors that could be contributing to acne and breakouts on your skin (either by themselves or in combination). So, read along to find out what your skin is telling you about the causes of your acne and blemishes.

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Protecting and Preventing Aging Skin

Skin protection at every age is extremely important to reduce the risk of sun cancer, wrinkles and skin ailments. There is a lot you can do now that will help to protect your skin from the effects of aging in the future. So, read on to find out what happens to your skin as you age and what you can do to prevent damage and protect your skin in the years to come.

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The Importance of Hydrating Your Skin

Do you know how important hydration is for your complexion as well? No matter what your skin type is, the importance of hydrated skin cannot be understated and we’re going to explain why.

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Ingredients Spotlight

Unless you have some background knowledge on the subject already, the ingredients list on the back of any cosmetic product can be overwhelming and uninformative. As a consumer, you want to know that you’re not just buying products that are good for the environment, but that they are also extremely good for your skin (because that’s the end goal after all). That’s why as a company, we believe in providing complete transparency when it comes to our products. We’re going to highlight all of the main active ingredients that we use in our products and explain to you why they are good for your skin.

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Skincare Tips for A Hot and Humid Climate

Summer weather reminds us of two things – heat and humidity. In Southern Ontario, enduring the humidity is the pesky compromise that we have to make so that we can enjoy the warm and beautiful days of summer. So, here are some of our helpful skincare tips to help you deal with a hot and humid climate!

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Everything You Need to Know About Antioxidants

What are antioxidants and free radicals? What do these words actually mean? How does it affect your skin? And most importantly, how do you know which skincare products will help protect you? Find out on our blog!

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The Truth About Your Skincare Ingredients

So how can you tell which products are good for your skin and which ones are ineffective? By knowing the ingredients. We’re going to highlight some ingredients to help you make the most informed decisions that you can!

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Protect Your Skin This Summer

It’s so important to protect your skin (and especially your face) from the damaging effects of the sun. Even though a tan make look good for a couple of weeks, the lasting effects of the sun’s radiation is chilling. Find out how to protect your skin from the sun this summer.

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Must Have Beauty Tools

As you know, here at Altilis Beauty we’re all about skincare. This is why we have created a revolutionary 3-Step Skincare System that is specially formulated to rejuvenate and nourish your skin. What you may not know about us is that we also LOVE beauty tools. Beauty tools are just what the name suggests – tools that you can use to enhance your skincare routine.

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Top 5 Ways to Spoil Mom this Mother's Day

Although one day a year is never enough time to show your mom how much you love and appreciate her for everything she has done for you, it certainly helps to shower her with some extra special attention on Mother’s Day. But finding unique ways to surprise her can sometimes be challenging. Here are our top five favourite Mother’s Day activities!

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Finding Your Skin Type

Your skin is influenced by a wide variety of factors including genetics, hormones, lifestyle, environment and eating patterns. Luckily, our 3-step skincare system is customizable to fit all skin types. However, in order to be able to customize your skincare routine, you have to fist know which skin type category you fall into. Try out our flow chart to help you determine your skin type:

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