Blog

Sharmani Pillay< Pharmacist and Founder, Apothekari Dermaceuticals

Meet Sharmani Pillay, Pharmacist and Founder of Apothekari Dermaceuticals as she talks about the philosophy behind her science based line of skin care treatments. More videos are available throughout the site. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel to watch the full selection or keep up to date with what’s new.

Apothekari Shea Body Butter

Apothekari Shea Body Butter is new to our store and we’re excited to share it with you! This Organic Shea Body Butter was a huge hit at our recent launch event held at Pure Pharmacy and we’re sure that you’re going to love it as much as everyone who attended the event. It can easily be… Read more »

Apothekari Bamboo Lemongrass Foaming Body Polish

We’re thrilled to introduce our new Apothekari Bamboo Lemongrass Body Polish! Formulated with a unique combination of ingredients including walnut shell powder and bamboo powder, Apothekari Bamboo Lemongrass Foaming Body Polish, will exfoliate skin, ridding it of rough spots, especially around elbows, knees, and soles of the feet. An essential oil blend of lemongrass, mimosa, and… Read more »

slide1

The truth? Beautiful skin needn’t be complicated or take lots of time. Years of researching products and ingredients have allowed me to distil the process into 4 simple steps – Cleanse, Prevent, Protect and Treat. While the products may differ depending on your skin type and specific needs, these 4 steps will help keep your… Read more »

Super C Serum

Apothekari Super C Serum is a new 18% high potency Vitamin C serum formulated with sodium ascorbyl phosphate (SAP) and organic ingredients to deliver active, bio-available Vitamin C in a light, non-greasy and easily absorbed serum. Sodium ascoryl phosphate is a highly stable form of Vitamin C with certain benefits over other forms of Vitamin… Read more »

Ferulic-acid-3D-balls (2)

Ferulic acid is a potent plant antioxidant that has been finding its way into a variety of skin care treatments over the past few years. Found in the bran of rice, wheat and oats, it is also present in coffee, apple, artichokes and peanuts. In plants, it plays a key role in the plant’s self-preservation… Read more »

Argan Oil

Apothekari Wild Crafted Argan Oil is a lightweight, pure product high in antioxidants, essential fatty acids and Vitamins A and C. Argan oil moisturizes, neutralizes free radicals, strengthens & conditions nails and hair – it has a multitude of uses. Not sure how to incorporate it into your beauty routine? Here are 10 things to… Read more »

devinfoto photography

When we introduced A is for Anti-Aging, we knew we’d come up with something special. Formulated with a patent pending stabilized retinaldehyde (IconicA) – the immediate precursor to retinoic acid, it promotes collagen production leading to firmer skin. Beyond that however, retinaldehyde is far less irritating to skin than retinol or retinoic acid so all… Read more »

apothekari_candle

We incorporate our philosophy – The Science of Looking and Feeling Great – into every product that is part of the Apothekari brand. Whether you’re looking for an effective anti-aging serum, a gentle cleanser or a wonderfully hydrating moisturizer, the same care and attention goes into the formulation and production of each and every item…. Read more »

Argan Oil

The debate is long standing: Which is better – “Wild Crafted” or “Certified Organic”? While you’d inherently feel that it must be organic, you may be surprised to learn it isn’t necessarily so. Before there was “Certified Organic”, herbs and plants that were gathered free of herbicides, pesticides, detergents and other harmful chemicals were referred… Read more »

Apothekari A is for Anti-Aging Serum

Without further ado, we present Apothekari A is for Anti-Aging Retinaldehyde (Retinal) Serum. If you’re familiar with what retinoids can do for your skin, then you’ll know why we developed this anti-aging treatment. A is for Anti-Aging contains retinaldehyde in the form of patent pending IconicA®. It performs closest to retinoic acid in a cosmetic… Read more »