Skincare Advice

When is the right time to start with anti-aging products?

The right time to start with an anti-aging product depends on various factors. Unfortunately, there is no one fits all answer. Consider UV damage is one of the most common aging factors. This kind of skin damage can be prevented with sun creams. Smoking and nutrition come second and third. Collagen production drops by around 1% every year after the age of 21. The rate of cell turnover slows by up to 1/3 with age. Anti-aging skincare products are categorized into three groups: Preventive Defensive Reconstructive Experts recommend that the following age groups start with a suitable anti-aging product: 25...

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The reasons you must moisturize your skin

There is no denying that moisturizer is a key ingredient to any successful skincare routine, regardless of your skin type. In this feature we are going to be discussing the necessity of moisturizer, the relevant benefits of incorporating it into your skincare routine as well as some product recommendations to consider. With so many environmental factors that can affect the moisture levels of your skin, it is critical to ensure you do your best to maintain ideal amounts of hydration within your skincare routine. Environmental factors such as pollution, dusty climates, humid conditions or air with high levels of pollen...

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Why do you need exfoliants?

Our skin is one of the most incredible organs we have and it does obtain the ability to naturally turnover dead skin cells, replacing them with a fresh new layer of skin underneath. Unfortunately, this natural process is not always as effective as we would like it to be and at times it requires a helping hand to most efficiently remove old layers of skin. Skin exfoliants have been huge within the skincare industry for years and it is no surprise that they are still a core ingredient in any skincare routine. Their effectiveness comes from the fact that they...

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The beginners guide to handling acne flare ups

We know how hard it can be to struggle from acne and understand the pain; not only physical but also the mental anguish that comes with handling flare ups. It is a condition that can be debilitating, If you find that you are going through a rough patch with your skin requirements and feel you have recently been on an uphill battle against acne, we are here to help! Relax and focus While waking up to a giant pimple on your forehead can definitely be a cause for alarm, stress will only make the breakout worse and encourage further breakouts....

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How to stop premature ageing in its tracks

Just because you are growing older does not mean you have to look it! Luckily, we have come a long way with science and the understanding behind how our skin ages. We now know many skincare secrets that have been uncovered over the years, enabling us to stop premature ageing in its tracks like never before. In this article we are going to be drilling down on the key concepts that help prevent premature aging and can sometimes even reverse the effects of existing ageing. Prevention is key Despite being possible, the best way to approach ageing is by trying...

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