Beauty Scrubs – They Aren’t All Bad!

Photo by Gustavo Fring For some time now, there has been a resoundingly negative attitude towards beauty products which describe themselves as “scrubs “. This is largely thanks to certain brands (which will remain nameless) who used harsh physical exfoliants such as crushed up apricot stones to exfoliate the skin. …

Our Top Five Sheet Masks

Photo by Anna Shvets from Pexels Sheet masks are an easy and effective way to provide your skin with an immediate and big boost of vitamins and moisture. They’re also a fun way to relax and pamper yourself at home. One reason sheet masks are so amazing is that they …

Fabulously Fermented – The Latest Skincare Trend

Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash For many of us, we hear the word “fermented” and the first thing that springs to mind is beer! However, it’s been common knowledge for some time now that fermented foods are incredibly good for you and it’s recommended that you add more fermented …

Everything You Need to Know About Ceramides

Photo by Pawel Czerwinski on Unsplash As you know if you’re a regular reader, as well as looking at our individual products, we also sometimes like to turn the spotlight on the most important ingredients within those products. Today, it’s the turn of ceramides, and we’re here to teach you …

Cooling Your Complexion with Pure Beauty

Photo by Ben Eaton on Unsplash If you struggle with dry or combination skin, you probably have issues with sensitivity which can make your skin feel hot and tight. This can make you feel incredibly uncomfortable and can also limit your ability to wear other cosmetics. Fortunately, there are plenty …

Five of the Best Serums from Murad

Murad Rapid Dark Spot Correcting Serum Many serums which target dark spots will clear the hyperpigmentation, but this Dark Spot Correcting Serum from Murad actually goes even deeper, to target the cause of dark spots. It can be used daily and contains antioxidant resorcinol that helps prevent the look of …

Why Your Skin Needs Niacinamide NOW!

Photo by Towfiqu barbhuiya on Unsplash While many of us are loyal to the skincare brands that we know we like, switching things up in favour of ingredients rather than brands is a wise thing to do. One ingredient which we think our customers should know more about is niacinamide. …

Five Things That Could Be Making Your Spots Worse

Photo by ShotPot from Pexels Unless you’re incredibly lucky, there’s a good chance that you’ve had at least one or two blemishes to deal with in your life. However, if you’re mortal like the rest of us, you’ve probably dealt with some level of acne before. In fact. The NHS …

How to Achieve a More Sustainable Beauty Routine

Photo by Sarah Chai from Pexels Now more than ever, many people have their eyes set firmly on sustainability and products which are kinder to the earth. This could be by using ingredients which come from vegan and cruelty free sources or making sure the products are plastic free or …

Everything you Need to Know About Gua Sha

Photo by Pavel Danilyuk from Pexels Although it may seem, to the casual observer, that the rise of the Gua Sha facial tool has happened in the last couple of years, the history of the Gua Sha is actually centuries old. The Gua Sha predates acupuncture and comes from the …