Always Organic: The Benefits of Organic Skincare

Always Organic: The Benefits of Organic Skincare

At COOLA, every formula is made with as many sustainably farmed, certified organic ingredients  as possible—at least 70%+ in everything we make. 
March 26, 2024 — Olivia Savidan
Common Active Ingredients in Skincare and Their Uses: Your Ultimate Guide

Common Active Ingredients in Skincare and Their Uses: Your Ultimate Guide

When it comes to skincareit’s not just about putting on your face skincare products and hoping for the best. It's a balance of selecting the right ingredients that work with your skin, much like how we approach our product formulations at  COOLA.
March 26, 2024 — Olivia Savidan
Should You Wear Sunscreen in the Winter?

Should You Wear Sunscreen in the Winter?

This time of year, having a powerful SPF as part of your skincare routine may not be top of mind. But before you send your sunscreen into hibernation for the winter, let’s take a closer look at the importance of seasonal suncare and daily protection.
March 26, 2024 — Olivia Savidan
Mineral vs. Chemical Sunscreen: How They Differ

Mineral vs. Chemical Sunscreen: How They Differ

You know you need sunscreen, whether it’s SPF spray or lip sunscreen have a few decisions to make first. Along with selecting the right moisturising SPF level for your skin and understanding how often you should apply sunscreen understanding how often you should apply sunscreenyou also need to figure out whether a mineral or chemical formula is best for your skin type and needs. 
March 26, 2024 — Olivia Savidan
Why Hyaluronic Acid Should Be a Staple in Your Skincare

Why Hyaluronic Acid Should Be a Staple in Your Skincare

It’s no secret why hyaluronic acid has become a “holy grail” product over the last several years; it keeps skin plump and hydrated and minimizes early signs of aging. In this article, we will explore all the benefits of hyaluronic acid and why you should consider adding it to your skin care routine.
June 21, 2023 — Coola NZ
Sunscreen + Makeup Layering: An Everyday How-To

Sunscreen + Makeup Layering: An Everyday How-To

No matter the season, sunscreen should be a year-round preventative health practice to keep our skin healthy and full of life. Just as a refresher, sunscreen actively works against skin discolouration, ageing, deep wrinkles, prevent skin cancer. The catch? Sunscreen is a 365-days-a-year deal. Inside or outside. Hot or not. 
September 21, 2021 — Coola NZ
How much sunscreen should I use on my face?

How much sunscreen should I use on my face?

Did you know that 90% of visible signs of ageing are from sun damage? And up to 20% of the sun's harmful rays can penetrate your skin - even on a cloudy day! The truth is SPF is your BFF and should be worn all-year-round.
May 11, 2021 — Olivia Savidan
SPF For The Modern World

SPF For The Modern World

As much as we would like to spend our days laying on a beach (slathered in SPF) with a Pina Colada in hand, we unfortunately have to do this thing called “adulting.”
September 23, 2019 — Beauty Care Accounts