Making the mistake between dry and dehydrated skin is relatively common. They sound the same and chances are up until now you have believed that they are the same thing. Being dry is dehydrated. But the truth is that there is a distinct difference between the two and once you know which of these skin types you have, you know how to treat it. Have you found that no matter what moisturiser you try, it just doesn't work? Then chances are you are struggling with dehydrated skin. The easiest way to separate the two is dehydrated skin is lacking water, while dry skin lacks..
A good morning routine can assist with your skin and keep it healthy. A beauty routine should be put in place from an early age, so no matter what your age, if you haven't started caring for your skin, now is the time to start. There are certain things you cannot leave out of your routine, this includes: - Cleansing - Exfoliating - Toning - Moisturising - Protecting from the sun Cleansing Cleansing is the first step and you will want to consider a good skin cleanser, such as the Obagi Cleanziderm MD Daily Care Foaming Cleanser. This cleanser is ideal for r..
“Banish fine lines and wrinkles” five words every woman wants to hear. The good news is that it's not impossible and there are some fantastic products on the market to help you reduce the appearance of your lines and wrinkles as you age. It is important before you start looking at how to hide your wrinkles that you realise that this is a natural part of the ageing process. Some people will get lines sooner than others, but generally your first line will appear during your twenties. The problem is that lines and wrinkles give you a tired appearance. The tips are to have a good daily b..
As a country obsessed with attaining our youthful beauty, it is no surprise that over the years, British Skincare Trends have dominated headlines. From the weird to the wonderful, we have seen it all. But which trends can actually benefit your skin, long-term? The Benefits of a Routine There are multiple benefits to implementing a skincare routine. Caring for your skin now can help encourage elasticity, which will help attain the desirable youthful look we crave. By implementing a routine, you can find the products which work for your skin and can reduce redness, l..
Every individual has their own routine when it comes to skincare, each having favourite products which best suit their skin. With skin routine comes trends, and these differ all over the world. What is a trend in the US could be completely different to the trends in Japan, but they are both successful methods of skincare. We conducted some research regarding the beauty trends of 2017, informing the different trends between the US, France and Japan. We will also look at the skincare trends of the UK to see how we differ to the rest of the world. Skincare Trends of America Recently, the..
Many men and women have probably asked themselves the question “What is beautiful?” And while everyone has their own idea of what this word means, you may not realise that the meaning of beautiful changes from country to country, and in different cultures. What the perfect body and face looks like really does depend on who you ask! In an attempt to break down the beauty barriers, we take a look at just a few different perceptions of beauty; at home and beyond. What’s your perception of beauty? You just have to look at when Journalist Esther Honig sent her picture to graphic designers aro..
For our skin, winter is the harshest season. The extremely cold temperatures can make our skin tight, dry and sad, leaving us looking worn out before the year has even properly begun. As explained in our previous post, New Year, New Skincare Routine, many a New Year’s Resolution will have been to implement a new routine to combat the bitter weather, but, with such a wide range of options available, sometimes it can be a struggle knowing where to start. The Benefits of a Regular Skin Routine When it comes to our skin, we only get one lot, so it is incredibly important that we take ..
The New Year is upon us, meaning new starts and of course, New Year’s resolutions. With January comes the opportunity of fresh beginnings, a time in which everyone around the world looks to make some changes to their lifestyle. According to a recent YouGov poll the top ten resolutions consist of eating better and exercising more. However, still making the top ten is attention to self-care and focusing more on your health and appearance. This time of year can take a toll on your skin, especially after all the festivities. So, what better time than now to begin a new and fantastic skinc..