Oily Skin? Get Mattifying with These Products

While a lot of people’s thoughts are turning to moisturising products to see them through the drying winter months, those of us with oily skin will still be thinking about ways to mop up that extra sebum. Having oily skin is a constant battle for many people and investing in …

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, …

Summer proof your make-up the easy way

With temperatures rising, and well as the rain coming down, summer 2019, is certainly keeping us on our toes. As we go from one extreme to another, make-up can slip, slide and smudge before you even get in the car, so have some tips on how to weatherproof your look …

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 …

How Often Should I…?

When you consider the fact that a ‘beauty routine’ isn’t just cleanse, tone, moisturise, but also all the other stuff like washing your hair, filing your nails, using an exfoliator and everything else in between, it’s easy to feel bamboozled.” What should be part of my routine, and how often …

The Best Sunscreen for your Skin Type

Now that summer is finally in full swing, everyone’s thoughts should be turning to sun protection, but one mistake that people often make is thinking that one type of sun cream will suit everyone, which simply isn’t true. Each face will have different requirements, on top of needing to be …

Taking the stress out of sensitive skin

Having sensitive skin might seem like a curse, but don’t despair as there are things you can do to improve its condition and your confidence. Signs that you do have sensitive skin include: Tight, uncomfortable feeling skin on your face, neck and body which is sometimes sore or sensitive to …

5 Tips for Applying Make-up to Ageing Skin

As we get older, our skin changes, and because of this our make-up routine usually needs to change too. As well as looking at the products we use, we also need to think differently about HOW to apply them, so we thought we’d put together five tips on how to …

How to Identify Your Skin Type

Anyone who’s ever bought cosmetics is probably aware of the concept of “skin types” and the fact that everyone’s skin is different. There are usually five main types which are catered for – oily, dry, combination, sensitive and normal, but you’d be surprised by how many of our clients don’t …

How to Deal with Blackheads

Blackheads. They’re an annoying problem that MANY of us has to deal with, but rarely spoken about with others, which is a shame as I’m sure we’ve all got a few tips and tricks which would help someone out when dealing with their own blackheads. They’re a fact of life …