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Problem skin Expert Advice

You may be experiencing a skin blemishes such as pimples, blemished skin, eye bags, puffiness of the face and sun damage. As common as these skin problems are, they can really affect self-confidence and it is important that problem skin is treated effectively. If your problem skin is causing you real discomfort or worry, it is best to see a doctor. CAUSES It is important to find out the causes...

Blemished skin Expert Advice

Blemished skin often starts in adolescence and disappears in adulthood. However, it can continue into the thirties or beyond. It can be an embarrassing problem that causes self-consciousness. Skin blemishes occur when the hair follicles become blocked and inflamed, resulting in either whiteheads or blackheads.Blackheads occur when excess oil becomes trapped in pores, solidifies and oxidises, producing the black colour associated with blackheads.Whiteheads (typically “spots” or “pimples”) occur when pores...

Sensitive skin Expert Advice

One of the most common skin conditions you may be experiencing is sensitive skin. Sensitive skin can occur on any part of the body, but it generally affects the face, hands, legs and arms. Although not medically harmful, sensitive skin symptoms can become very uncomfortable. Your skin will most likely not be producing enough sebum (oil), so it will not have the protective oil layer which the skin needs to...

Premature aging Expert Advice

Prematurely aging skin is fast becoming a relatively common problem for women and men in their twenties and thirties. Premature aging of the skin is often a direct result of a less than healthy lifestyle. The skin’s youthfulness is dramatically affected by factors such as sun, stress and smoke – whatever age you are. The main sign of premature aging is the early development of fine lines on the face. Your...

Oily prone skin Expert Advice

Oily skin occurs when sebaceous glands in the skin produce more oil than the skin needs. Oily skin is common in teenagers and skin generally becomes dryer as we get older, although this is not always the case. Hormonal imbalance, pregnancy, diet and ethnic origin are all contributory factors to oily skin. On a positive note, oily skin ages more slowly than other skin types.Oily Skin feels thick and coarse...

Dry skin Expert Advice

One of the most common skin conditions is dry skin. You can have dry or very dry skin on the face or all over your body, or you may just have patches in certain places. Although dry skin is not medically harmful in general, dry skin symptoms can become quite uncomfortable and difficult to deal with. We have the perfect solution for it! Dry skin has many forms. The mildest dry...

Wrinkles and sagging skin Expert Advice

Wrinkles are creases in the skin which are an inevitable part of the ageing process. As we get older, our skin loses its natural elasticity and gradually becomes thinner and dry, which leads to sagging. Wrinkles first appear on parts of the body which are most exposed to the sun and air – hands, face, neck and forearms. CAUSES Aging Aging – obviously this is the unavoidable main cause of wrinkles...

Normal and Combination Skin Expert Advice

Normal skin is the skin type that everyone desires – well-balanced, not too oily, not too dry and not sensitive. It is important to keep it that way by using the best natural skin care products for normal skin.Combination skin is a common skin type that is a combination of oily and dry parts of the complexion. Oiliness often occurs in the T-zone (across the forehead and down the centre...

Carcinogens in Skincare Expert Advice

Skin is our largest organ - adults carry some 8 pounds (3.6 kilograms) and 22 square feet (2 square meters) of it.  Skin contains on average  11 miles of blood vessels. Each square centimetre of skin has 5, 000 sensory points, 100 sweat glands and 15 sebaceous glands Body organs aren't all internal like the brain or the heart. There's one we wear on the outside. Skin is our largest...

FAQ's Expert Advice

What is the best way of carrying out a homecare facial routine? See ‘Our Easy 4 Step Homecare Daily Facial Routine’ Why is cleansing so important for the skin? Cleansing – is the most important part of maintaining and achieving beautiful skin. The removal of dirt and grime allows special treatments and moisturisers to be absorbed. A thorough cleanse will boost circulation and leave your skin radiant. How does our...
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