What’s Lurking in Your Foundation?

So your skincare routine is sorted, full of clean, nourishing and active ingredients to protect and replenish your skin, but what are you applying on top of it? Generations of today are all about incredible skincare – gone are the days of using big-brand products in pretty packaging just…


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Are You Using the Correct Sunscreen?

Sun damage is the number one reason for aging of our skin. Not genetics, smoking or even age itself, but harmful UVA and UVB rays. Not to mention it can cause a host of more serious concerns such as skin damage, burning and cancer. A study from Australia showed “the skin of daily sunscreen users…


Why should I be using Hyaluronic Acid?

It may sound like a scary ingredient you wouldn’t want to put near your face, but Hyaluronic Acid is actually a naturally occurring substance in the human body which maintains our moisture levels. The substance works in cells by binding to water to help retain hydration in the skin, and can…


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Transform Your Skin by Cleansing Correctly

Cleansers are often considered a dull part of the skincare routine in comparison to the exciting serums and nourishing moisturisers we apply afterwards to treat and improve our skin. However, cleansing is a vital part of your routine, and rushing it can mean you’re…


Hydration Healing: Why You Need More than a Moisturiser in Winter

Dry, rough, taught or peeling skin – sound familiar? You may be suffering from either dry skin, which lacks oil and sebum, or dehydrated skin, which lacks water. Both can be caused (or worsened) by cold temperatures and dry air. Repairing your moisture barrier and restoring oils and…


Retinol: 6 Myths & Facts

As the anti-ageing frenzy around retinol continues, some of us are still concerned around the dos and don’ts of this powerful anti-ageing ingredient. Celebs like Victoria Beckham, Jennifer Lopez, Chrissy Teigen and Kim Kardashian are all proclaimed fans of retinoids (the umbrella term for retinol…


Why should I be using Lactic Acid?

When it comes to exfoliation, some find glycolic acid a little too strong. It can aggravate the skin and cause irritation. This is where wonder ingredient Lactic acid comes in. The gentler peel from the same alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) family, to help reduce wrinkles, pigmentation, acne and a host of…