This post has been a long time in the coming, primarily because of my belief that: 1. There are no shortcuts in skincare and you need to try a product for at least 28 days to see true results, as that's how long it takes skin to renew itself; 2. There are just too many beauty products out ... Read More about Tried & Tested: Avène’s Acne Fighters
There has been a lot of discussion on this blog about how face mapping can reveal underlying health problems through the location of acne on various "zones" that correspond to our internal organs. But this ancient science doesn't end there: just as face mapping can tell what your facial pimples ... Read More about What is your body acne telling you?
My skin hates me at the moment :( But with six weeks of continuous travelling, layers of makeup melting into every pore in the summer heat, three hours of sleep a night (if I am lucky) and loads of junk food, even I have to admit that it has good reason to pout and rebel. What I do hate though is ... Read More about Drink up (a pina colada!) for beautiful skin
The floaty dresses of summer with their plunging backs, the hide-nothing bikinis, the scooped swimsuits... they all fill me with a deep... dread. Utter and complete dread. Because while the sun sets the stage for some tantalising skin show, it also brings to the surface all those spots and blemishes ... Read More about Kiss body acne goodbye – in 5 easy steps!
Post-winter body acne is a common concern – it happens when sebaceous (oil producing) glands start working overtime with the change in temperature, producing excess oil and clogging skin pores. This attracts bacteria, which leads to acne. Body acne is also triggered by wearing tight clothes and ... Read More about Banish body breakouts in 5 easy steps