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Why you need to ditch the micellar water

Five or six years ago, we had never heard of micellar water and now…one is sold every five seconds – Garner Miceller Water.

First, let’s go over what micellar water is. Micellar water is applied on a cotton disc to gently lift up dirt and makeup from the skin. It’s made up of micelles which are tiny balls of oil molecules, suspended in soft water. It looks like water, has the viscosity of water but when you put it on your finger and feel, it has a different texture than water.

Why peptides deserve to be part of your skincare routine

Everything you need to know about these anti-ageing powerhouses. In the field of anti-ageing skincare, peptides are one of the most talked-about superhero ingredients.   When applied to your skin, they deliver really good benefits, rejuvenating, revitalising and making it more resilient and strong.   What are peptides?   Peptides are short chains of amino acids that act as […]

Glycolic Acid in Skincare | The Facts

We love getting our hands on new skincare products which contain the most talked about ingredients but what I love the most is getting my hands on products with ingredients that really, really work. So, today I would like to uncover what is really so beneficial about the most popular ingredient of the moment and that […]

JL Cult Cleanser

Exfoliating Cleanser

Every now and again you will come across a product, in this case a cleanser, that just knocks your socks off and here we are introducing you to such a product….JL Exfoliating Cleanser.   Why, why you say, is this cleanser becoming a Cult Cleanser? – we are here to let you know that this cleanser […]

Crows Feet

crows feet blog

Crows Feet Crows feet is the name we give to the fine lines and wrinkles etched around the corner of the eye. It’s no secret that our eyes are one of the first areas to show the signs of ageing. Unlike other wrinkles on other areas of the face, crow’s feet can appear to look […]

Is Alcohol in skincare bad for your skin?

s Alcohol in skincare bad for your skin?

Is Alcohol in skincare bad for your skin? When your skin feels dry and depleted after using a skincare products – it may be that there is a culprit in the ingredients that you should be aware of …..alcohol!! But not just any alcohol – volatile alcohols that are actually drying out your skin’s own […]

The most asked skincare questions

the most asked skincare questions

What are the most asked skincare questions? Every day I receive emails from men and women wanting to know how to best look after their skin. Questions range from ‘How do I get rid of my blackheads?’ to ‘How do I prevent my skin from ageing?’ Here I hope to help grow your knowledge and […]

Anti pollution

anti pollution

The latest buzzword – Anti Pollution Fact: the sun is the biggest aggressor when it comes to ageing your skin, but are you aware that the second biggest culprit to age your skin is pollution. Here is why anti pollution is the latest buzzword. What is pollution doing to your skin? Particular matter in pollution […]

Hyaluronic acid = superhero

Why is Hyaluronic Acid a super skin ingredient

Why is Hyaluronic Acid a super skin ingredient Hyaluronic acid is a skincare godsend that you must acquaint yourself with and understand how this fab ingredient can hold 1000 times it’s weight in moisture. Use this super hero in your skincare and know that it works overtime to replenish skin to make it healthy, hydrated […]