How to get party fresh beauty Christmas

Ever looked in the mirror after a long day at work and wished you didn’t have to apply yet more make-up for the office drinks or yet another client dinner? Us too. The thing is, the run up to Christmas is busy and demands on your time, and skin, are …

Busting the Most Common Retinol Myths

When you hear the word retinol, what does it make you think of? Many people are aware that it’s a common skincare ingredient, but not many know exactly what it is, or does. You might be surprised to learn that retinol is a form of Vitamin A. Not so scary …

The oils that can feed your skin

Let’s face it, oil tends to get a bad rap in the press, but when it comes to your skin it could be the best thing to use. Far from leaving your face shiny and greasy, the right oils can help to ease, smooth, restore, plump and heal, yes really. We …

Skin Superfoods – Cucumber

For years, cucumber has been known as a cooling veg which is great for the skin, and many a facial is completed with a couple of slices on your eyes to reduce puffiness. However, those who are ‘in-the-know’ know that cucumber is great for the skin in so many ways, …

FREE! Meet Dermalogica Kit with Orders over £85.00

If you’re a regular customer, you’ll know that we here at Pure Beauty love to give our customers an added bonus. The latest free gift that we have to offer is the Meet Dermalogica Skin kit, a set which contains mini versions of some of Dermalogica’s most popular products. Skin …

Give Your Skin a Dose of Vitamin C

Most of us know by now that we should be eating a balanced diet comprised of whole foods which provide us with the vitamins and minerals we need. One important factor in a balanced diet is an adequate supply of vitamin C, which can be found in a number of …

Summer hacks for hydration

Drinking water is one of those things we know we need to do, and it sounds super simple, but let’s be honest, it can be really easy to let things slide. The reality is, if we don’t drink enough water it can lead to dehydration, headaches, poor skin, fine lines …

Alcohol – The Skin Disruptor

As well as alcohol leaving you feeling dehydrated, sick and lethargic, the effects of one too many drinks are also visible on our skin and a real disruptor. Think about it, the day after you have had a few glasses of wine with your bestie, your skin might feel tight …

Five Products to Blast Away Frown Lines

When it comes to wrinkles and fine lines, there’s a sliding scale of severity. The feather lines in the corners of your eyes are one thing, but frown lines are usually the mother of all wrinkles, with furrowed brows causing the deepest of trenches above the inner corners of your …

How Rosehip Oil Can Help Your Skin Look Great

You might not know this but when it comes to looking after your skin, you really cannot go wrong with Rosehip oil. Helpful for tissue and cell regeneration, Rosehip oil can soften skin, prevent ageing, and ease damage, so today we are looking at why this pure gift from Mother Nature …