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The effect of sugar on skin

We all know sugar isn't exactly a health hero. But did you know your sweet tooth can wreak havoc on your skin as well? While that post-birthday cake sugar crash might leave you feeling sluggish, the effects on your complexion can be far more long-lasting.

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Non- Melanoma Skin Cancer*

What is non-melanoma skin cancer? There are two different types of skin cancer, Non-melanoma skin cancer is the growth of abnormal skin cells and tends to develop on the outer layer of the skin that is exposed to the sun. Melanoma skin cancer tends to develop in...

Phyto Nature Lifting Eye Cream

The newest addition to the Phyto Nature Family of Dermalogica products. Phyto Nature Lifting Eye Cream is a transformative eye cream with potent peptides and phytoactives that deliver a more lifted look. See an immediate lift and reduced signs of skin ageing overtime. Quinoa Seed...

Beautiful Skin With LED

LED Phototherapy is a medically certified skin treatment that uses light wavelenghts to transform skin without pain or downtime. Phototherapy works on our skin in a similar way to how plants use photosynthesis to convert light energy. The light energy from LED supercharghes...

The Vital Connection Between Diet and Healthy Skin

We often overlook one of the most powerful factors influencing our skin's health: our diet. The foods we consume play a significant role in determining the appearance, texture, and overall health of our skin. By understanding the intricate connection between diet and healthy skin, we...

Skin Perfect Primer SPF 30

Skin Perfect Primer from Dermalogica is a one of those products that is pretty much suited to all skin types. First and foremost this is a primer (make-up base) but I know a lot of people that like to use it as a light...

Microneedling

What is Microneedling? Microneedling is an advanced skincare treatment carried out by a professional skin therapist. It is also often referred to as Collagen Stimulation Therapy CST. Microneedling uses sterile aesthetic needles to puncture the skin in micro depths (max dept 1.5mm) creating controlled injury. This...

Is your Skin Dry or Dehydrated?

When your skin is feeling tight it's easy to get confused as to whether you are dealing with dry skin or dehydrated skin. Let's take a look at the characteristics of both for a clearer idea. Dry Skin This is a skin type

Pregnancy – How your skin might change

Its no secret that hormones are on a rolleroaster during pregnancy and this can show on your skin. Breakouts and Hyperpigmentation are two main concerns that you may have to deal with while you have a baby onboard. Before I discuss these skin corcerns it...

Adult Acne – Why is my skin breaking out?

What is Acne?

Acne is an inflammatory skin condition caused when hair follicles become clogged or blocked with sebum/oil and dead skin cells, this can lead to spots, blackheads, pustules and cysts. The condition is most commonly associated with puberty but can occur at any stage...