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hormonal acne

How to treat and prevent hormonal acne

Hormonal acne describes adult onset female acne related to fluctuations or imbalances in your reproductive hormones. And it can be frustrating, especially if you were troubled by acne as a teenager or young adult. Just when you thought it was safe to put away your favourite blemish spot gel, you’re back scouring the internet for […]

melasma hyperpigmentation

What is the difference between melasma and blotchy pigmentation?

Hyper-pigmentation is a common term indicating the uneven distribution of pigment and visibly shows up as dark spots and blotchy brown patches of pigment. And while blotchy patches of pigmentation are not harmful, it can be a source of concern when it shows up on the face, neck and chest. Tackling pigmentation can become confusing […]

Sagging skin

Three ways to firm and tighten sagging skin

Sometimes it feels like you wake one morning and notice sagging skin that didn’t seem to be there the last time you looked. It’s as if the elasticity around your mouth and jawline is suddenly a little slacker. Of course, we try to shrug this sagging skin off as just our imagination. Still, it’s not […]

best skincare ingredients

Three hero ingredients for healthy, resilient skin.

I have three ingredients in my daily skincare routine that I consider the heroes in my bathroom cabinet. Niacinamide, Retinol and Hyaluronic Acid are the hero ingredients that all work in slightly different ways to provide my skin with protection and rejuvenation and hydration. When put together, they work in harmony to support my efforts […]

serience night serum

The connection between stress and your skin.

Modern life in all its glory can be wonderful. There are so many things to be grateful for. Indeed, in the world of skin aesthetics, it’s an excellent time for technological advancements that keep us looking youthful for longer. And yet, very few of us can say we’ve found a way to avoid the more […]

Cosmetic Micro Needling

What’s the difference between cosmetic and medical skin needling?

A great question and one we’re often asked as there is a definite difference between cosmetic and medical skin needling. Micro-needling is a brilliant way to improve the appearance of your skin. You can opt for treatments carried out in the clinic that induce collagen, known as medical skin needling and home cosmetic rolling devices […]

broken capillaries

Let’s say goodbye to broken capillaries. For good!

Would you like to get rid of the broken capillaries on your face, neck and chest? The wonderful thing about the aesthetic industry is there are many skin conditions you don’t have to put up with anymore. One such skin condition is broken capillaries on the face, neck and chest. You may have them across […]