The Importance of Minerals for Healthy Skin and why Zinc is Essential for more than Acne
Every magazine, blog and skincare brand has been extolling the virtues of vitamin A, C, E, D, B, for your skin.  The critical importance of essenti...
The Truth About Blue Light & Skin Ageing
Here we go again…something else to give you nightmares. Blue Light! Quick, run for the hills or at least never open a curtain again, never leave yo...
The Truth About Microbiome Skincare and the role of Pre-biotics and Pro-biotics
The idea being to proliferate good bacteria and go to war with bad bacteria is simplistic at best and fear mongering at worst.  Read this to get th...
Couture Cleansing. It's the future for great skin
Couture Cleansing ensures that your cleansing routine is personal and 'custom-fits' the ever changing needs of your skin, in real time. Old-school ...
The Pro's & Con's of Using a Facial Oil
In recent years it seems everyone is recommending the use of Facial Oils, whatever your skin type.  And, if you were oily or acne prone and afraid ...
The Truth About Dry Skin and Which Ingredients Work Best
Dry skin is a result of many factors, not just ageing.  Some people just don't produce enough natural lipids in the skin, or don't retain water in ...
How Ethical is Ethical Beauty?
Ethical beauty first came into the spotlight with Anita Roddick, who created the Body Shop.  It's gaining momentum again. It is generally being dri...
Skincare Claims.  Are you being duped?
In my recent post about BBC The Truth About Looking Good, we touched on product claims.  In the programme three moisturisers were assumed to be fal...
BBC The Truth About Looking Good...
BBC The Truth About Looking Good showed that high end brands lower your self esteem and that makes you opt for their more expensive products. Why d...
How to get best results from your eye cream?
I am constantly frustrated by the advice for how to use eye cream by consultants in store (though it is what they have been trained to do) and the ...
S.O.S - Save Our Skin. 3 Steps to Great Skin
For most of us, great skin is not a birth right but takes a bit of effort. If you are ready to create your best skin, we have to get started.  I a...
Sarah's personal experience improving her Acne, in her own words.
Sarah recently sent me before and after images of her skin and the improvements in her Acne. I asked her to tell you, in her own words, what that e...