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. …

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 …

Five Places You Don’t Expect to Get Acne

For most of use, when we hear the word “acne” we think of someone usually in their teens and usually with spots on their face. However, this is a totally inaccurate perception of what an acne sufferer is. Acne can occur at any age, and adult acne doesn’t always manifest …

Refined Skin, The Pure Beauty Way

For many of us, the word refined conjures up images of well-to-do ladies in expensive clothes. However, here at Pure Beauty, the word refined means something completely different. Refined skin is something that most of us strive for with pores minimised, skin well hydrated and excess sebum kept to a …

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 …

How to Get The Perfect Bikini Line

If you’re jetting off for some winter sun, or simply spend a lot of time in a bikini or swimming cossie during leisure time, there’s a good chance that your bikini line is at the forefront of your mind. Hair removal is subjective and everyone likes different methods, but maintaining …

Dealing With Acne in Autumn and Winter

Something which seems to be really common with acne sufferers is that their skin is actually much better during the Spring and Summer than it is in Autumn and Winter. This is usually to do with a number of factors, such as the fact that sun exposure seems to help …

Smart beauty tips

We all like to look, and feel good, but with busy lives and endless demands from family and friends, we are often left time poor when it comes to ourselves and run out of the door with wet hair and a smudge of mascara. We have come up with some …

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 …