We all dream of having -free, fresh-looking skin, ready to step out with no makeup on and feel confident about it. It might seem like you live in a constant cycle of having to cover your skin and potential blemishes with makeup, which in turn doesn’t help the appearance of the skin; however, it doesn’t have to be that way. Take a look at the likes of Alicia Keys, who steps onto the red carpet looking confident and stunning, and, most importantly flaunting that makeup-free skin, and her fresh, makeup-free lifestyle. With the right products for your skin, a bit of motivation and inspiratio..
Although the attention is traditionally focused on the bride at a wedding, as the groom you will also have family and friends’ eyes on you on the big day. As such, you need to take care of your skin and introduce a skincare routine if you haven’t already. By keeping to this routine, you ensure a healthy looking skin not only for your wedding but also throughout your marriage! So, what can you do to take care of your skin? Exfoliate Exfoliating once a week will ensure that you clean any dead skin cell deposits on your face. It will not only ensure that moisturising is more efficient bu..
Can you imagine waking up on your big day to a surprise beauty crisis? Whether it’s a spot in an unwanted place on your face, oily skin or an outbreak of eczema, a beauty disaster of any kind is something that no bride wants to face on the morning of their wedding. Every bride dreams of being at their most beautiful on their special day, so you should prep in advance for you skin to be at its best. What are the biggest nightmares for brides and how can you avoid a big day beauty crisis happening to you? Spots There is nothing more daunting than the thought of a spot break-out on the nigh..
Being stressed can have drastic effects on your skin without you even realising. Healthy skin is highly important as it gives us confidence and makes us feel great – something we definitely want on our wedding day! In our last blog we discussed skincare nightmares that could occur on your wedding day. Unfortunately, these are not the only things you need to watch out for. Stress is an emotion that can easily cause havoc without you even realising. Planning a wedding can cause a huge amount of stress, and as the day dawns, your skin may not beat its best. Everybody wants to look fla..
With April almost over, it’s fair to say that Spring has well and truly sprung. We’ve already started to pack away our winter wardrobe – creating room for all the new, bright, and colourful clothes that have started to dominate our favourite clothing stores. Apart from an excuse to buy new clothes, spring also means longer and brighter days, and therefore more sun exposure. Because of this, you also need to start thinking about transitioning your skin from its winter routine to one that is perfect for spring! So how can you transition from one season to another without causing your..
Having a baby can put your body through many changes; and stressful ones at that. We all know what a baby can do to the size of your belly, but having another human on board can cause many temporary changes to your body. These changes can affect your physical, emotional and mental form; but not all of them are negative, and a lot can easily be adjusted. Hair A lot of women have claimed that having a baby changes your hair dramatically. Some have claimed their hair became frizzier, thinner, coarser or even changed from straight to wavy. The past president of the Women’s Health, Obstetrics..
If there’s one thing that people want to try and prevent as they get older, it’s the appearance of aging. Wrinkles and sagging of the skin are one of the first visible signs of aging, but there is a reason behind it. At Skinstation, we want to promote that youthful glow within your skin, but it is important to understand why certain things happen to the skin so that we can help you tackle them when the time comes, or preparing your skin so that it doesn’t happen at all! Fine Lines Fine lines occur due to the breakdown of collagen and elastin. Collagen is a protein that is an important..
If you have oily skin you are probably used to a routine of washing your face regularly. However, if you’ve been using soap to do it, then you may have been causing more harm than good, as soap has some less than nice effects. But how does soap influence your skin? Dry Skin If you find that your skin is always very dry, then you should immediately stop washing your face with soap. Soap dries your skin further by stripping it of its natural oils which, short-term, may seem positive if you have oily skin. However, the absence of the skin’s natural oils makes your skin dry and tight, and..