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17/07/2022

5 reasons to use Simmering Granules

5 reasons to use Simmering Granules, let me explain why it is worth trying them as an alternative to wax melts.  Now there is nothing wrong with wax melts, we make them at LA Skincare too.  However, we love the simmering granules and just want our customers, old and new, to try them too.
17/07/2022

Simmering Granules V’s Wax Melts

Simmering Granules V's Wax Melts is a great topic because wax melts have been popular for many years. Wax melts originally began when candle makers wanted something to do with their left over wax.  They began to pour the left over wax into metal tart trays. 
16/06/2022

5 Crystals that can give your skin a glow…

Hormonal acne, also known as adult acne, is acne caused by genetic and hormonal factors that cause breakouts well past puberty and the teenage years. Hormonal acne occurs more often in women and is typically located on the lower part of the face.  For example around the chin and jawline.
06/08/2021

Hormonal Acne – what is it?

Hormonal acne, also known as adult acne, is acne caused by genetic and hormonal factors that cause breakouts well past puberty and the teenage years. Hormonal acne occurs more often in women and is typically located on the lower part of the face.  For example around the chin and jawline.
13/06/2021

Benzoyl Peroxide – Ingredient Spotlight

This medication is used to treat mild to moderate acne. It may be used in combination with other acne treatments. When applied to the skin, benzoyl peroxide works by reducing the amount of acne-causing bacteria and by causing the skin to dry and peel.
10/06/2021

How hyaluronic acid benefits skin

Hyaluronic acid benefits the skin, because it is a naturally occurring substance in skin known for its stunning capacity to attract and hold onto 1000x its weight in moisture. It works overtime by replenishing skin to enhance a healthy, supple look and feel.
10/06/2021

Beta Hydroxy Acids

What is a Beta Hydroxy Acid?  It is more commonly known as a BHA, which stands for beta hydroxy acid. BHAs are oil-soluble.  Unlike AHA's...
10/06/2021

Alpha Hydroxy Acids v’s Beta Hydroxy Acids

AHAs are water-soluble acids made from sugary fruits.  They help peel away the surface of your skin so that new, more evenly pigmented skin cells may generate and take their place. After use, you’ll likely notice that your skin is smoother to the touch. On the other hand, BHAs are oil-soluble. 
10/06/2021

8 incredible facts about AHA’s

What are AHAs? Alpha-hydroxy acids (AHAs) are a group of plant and animal-derived acids used in a variety of skincare products.  These include daily anti-aging products,
08/06/2021

What are Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHA’s)?

Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHA's). So, what are Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHA's)? The AHA family of acids are derived from natural sources such as fruit, milk or sugar.
07/06/2021

Dry v’s Dehydrated skin

So, Dry v's Dehydrated skin.    At first glance, ‘dry’ and ‘dehydrated’ seem like two words to describe the same thing.  But when it comes to skincare, they are completely different concerns with different underlying causes.What’s the difference between dry and dehydrated skin?
07/06/2021

5 Amazing Benefits of Salicylic Acid

Amazing Benefits of Salicylic Acid - Improving the appearance of your skin is one of the benefits of salicylic acid.  However,  I want to look at a few more.
06/06/2021

Skin Conditions v’s Skin Types

Skin Conditions v’s Skin Types Do you know the difference? Firstly, what is the difference?  Skin Conditions v’s Skin Types.  Let me explain.  There are four basic […]
06/06/2021

Aromatherapy Essential Oils

What are aromatherapy essential oils? An essential oil is actually a highly concentrated plant component, rather than an oil. They can be distilled from various parts of a plant, including leaves, flowers, fruits, woods and seeds.
27/05/2021

7 Miraculous benefits of Lemongrass Essential Oil

7 Miraculous benefits of Lemongrass Essential Oil include many health benefits.These include improving mood, fighting infection, reducing...
24/05/2021

Acne skin? Tea tree can help…

Acne skin? Tea tree oil can help... Acne skin? Tea tree oil can help. I know you are probably thinking you have tried everything. However...
05/03/2021

Myth busting Cleansing Brushes

Myth busting the Facial Cleansing BrushesFacial cleansing brushesFacial Cleansing Brushes have been out for some time now... It is a handheld device that contains a battery operated motor.  The motor causes a repetitive motion that aids you in cleaning your face.  There is some negativity around them.  Some of this I agree with, but some I don't.  
05/03/2021

Facial Cleansing Brushes – Not twice a day!

Facial Cleansing Brushes - Not twice a day!Facial Cleansing Brushes have been out for some time now... It is a handheld device that contains a battery operated motor.  The motor causes a repetitive motion that aids you in cleaning your face.
19/02/2021

Lavender Essential Oil Benefits

Lavender Essential Oil Benefits The health potential of lavender Lavender Essential Oil Benefits.  Many people usually associate lavender with two specific traits.  It’s fragrance and its […]
16/02/2021

When it comes to holistic skincare…

When it comes to holistic skincare… Holistic Skincare When it comes to holistic skincare, many don’t understand it.  It is a mine field and we are […]
02/02/2018

Wash or not wash? Do we really need to wash our face?

Wash or not to wash? Wash your face? I have always believed and was taught you need to wash your face morning and night. I love […]
06/02/2018

Diet and Skin

Diet can help puffy eyes – how? Diet and skin go hand in hand. Healthy skin does not just require a skin care regime or routine.  […]
10/02/2018

Dehydrated Skin

Dehydrated Skin – Thank you to those who have asked me questions about skin or skincare From watching one of my videos. Somebody asked what they […]
17/02/2018

Kerry Ellis – being our brand ambassador

Kerry Ellis – Brand ambassador I am so excited to announce we are appointing Kerry Ellis as our brand ambassador… Known for working in musical theatre, […]