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06/08/2021
Hormonal Acne - what is it?

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.
01/08/2021
Hormonal Acne - what is it?

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
hyaluronic acid

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

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
AHA's v's BHA's

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

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 skin v's dehydrated

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
Salycilic acid

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 type v's Skin condition

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

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
Lemongrass Essential Oil

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 oil can help...

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
Skincare-Myths-Busted

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 brush

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 […]
14/02/2021
great sleep = great skin

Stress impacts your sleep; Great Sleep = Great Skin

Stress impacts your sleep; Great Sleep = Great Skin Stress impacts your sleep Great Sleep = Great Skin and at the moment many people aren’t getting […]
25/01/2021
holistic approach to skincare

Treating skin in a whole way…

Treating skin in a whole way… Holistic skincare Holistic skin care is an ancient practice that involves treating the skin in a “whole” way.  It looks at the […]
22/11/2017
products to help hydrated skin

That Natural Oil Syndrome

 Natural Oil Syndrome | LA Skincare Natural Oil Syndrome | LA Skincare.  We all want the best for our skin these days, natural this and natural […]
29/01/2018
Natural, oil, preserved, vegan friendly, paraben free, against animal cruelty, no animal testing

The Winter Dry Skin survival guide / LA Skincare

The Winter Dry Skin Survival Guide In the brutal cold and snow of winter comes yet another adverse weather condition: Dry skin. And the bad thing […]
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 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.  […]