How to Deal with Ingrown Hairs

For many of us, ingrown hairs are a fact of life. It doesn’t seem to matter what we do, or how we remove hair, the ones which grow back just end up ingrown. According to Wikipedia “Ingrown hair is a condition where a hair curls back or grows sideways into …

Say Goodbye to Frown Lines

Frown lines usually form in the forehead area between the eyes and above the nose, and although they can worsen with age, they can develop on anyone. The area where frown lines form is an area of high movement, and although many people turn to botox to paralyse the forehead, …

The Benefits of Q10

When it comes to skincare, trends come and go – we’re currently in the midst of a hyaluronic acid craze and while there’s no doubt that it’s a fabulous ingredient, there are other ingredients out there which have been around for ages and are slightly underrated. One such ingredient is …

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 …

Product Focus – Elemis Superfood Kefir-Tea Mist

We’ve always been huge fans of the Elemis Superfood range, with its’ super-charged natural ingredients and skin-boosting powers, and the latest addition to the range is no exception. Elemis has released its Superfood Kefir Tea Mist, so we thought we’d take a closer look at the products so that you …

Kick Cracked Heels to the Curb

Winter is the prime time for your heels to become dry and cracked. This is usually thanks to the combination of wearing boots and the cold weather, but whatever the cause it can be painful and unsightly. You don’t have to wait until Spring, however, to get your feet looking …

What Would We Include in an Ultimate Beauty Box?

Beauty boxes are massive business, with many different companies across the globe offering beauty-lovers the opportunity to have five beauty products sent to them each month. The boxes are usually curated according to a set of questions asked about the subscriber and usually include at least one full size product, …

Make the most of your beauty sleep

Winter evenings are for many things – cosy nights by the fire, hot chocolate after dinner as well as all those Christmas movies to eat as you eat mince pies and enjoy the odd tipple. Winter, however, isn’t always the best thing that can happen to your hair and skin. …

Creating a Winter Skincare Survival Kit

Whatever your skin type, winter is pretty much the toughest season for skin. The cold, wet weather, the central heating, the lack of sunlight and the tendency to hibernate indoors can all play havoc with your complexion. We thought we’d have a think about the most common skin issues to …