Skincare Ingredients That You Shouldn’t Use Together

When you’re building a skincare routine which is bespoke for your personal skin needs, it’s tempting to layer on as many products as you can because you feel they’ll be beneficial. However, there are certain ingredients that you should avoid using together, even if they seem like they’re both good …

Five Ways to Ensure You’re Tanning Safely

It’s summer again, which means days spend in the garden, on the beach and having fun in the sun. For most of us, even a little bit of a tan makes us feel like we look healthier, but the risks from sun exposure are very real and can lead to …

A Balm for Every Problem…

Beauty balms are becoming more and more popular, and with good reason; they often tackle a number of problems with just one product. Balms are rich and potent and offer the skin an extra dose of healing goodness, and are especially good after cosmetic procedures or sun exposure. Elemis, Dermalogica …

Tips for Getting Your Sun Protection Right

Here at Pure Beauty headquarters, we’re keeping everything crossed in the hope that some warmer weather might FINALLY be on its way. This means that all thoughts are turning to sunnier days spent outdoors, which in turn means getting our sunscreen on. Although it might seem like a simple case …

The Beauty Benefits of Aloe Vera

Many of the products that we sell here at Pure Beauty contain a whole host of natural ingredients which harness the wholesome power of the earth to enrich your skin. One ingredient which features heavily, and has in fact been used for centuries for everything from sun burn to stretch …

Best Sun Creams for Your Skin Type

It may be the end of August but with promises of meandering Indian summers coming our way, it’s never too late to stock up on sun cream. You might still also be planning to jet away for a last break before the return to the daily grind, so we thought …

Top Tips for Safe Tanning

Just yesterday, a study was released which showed that the majority of the population was deficient in Vitamin D, an essential component which helps us to absorb calcium and keep our bones healthy. The main way to get vitamin D is through exposure to sunlight, which is tricky because too …