What can Retinol do for us?
I've only just started using a face serum, recommended to me by a Sales assistant in the KIKO store, Oxford Circus. She was lovely and brutally honest! She was confident about her belief in face Serum and was adamant that I ( and everyone else for that matter) should use it to help with the pigmentation issues and the dehydrated appearance of my skin - so I purchased the Serum at a reasonable price of £23.90. The 'Sublime Youth Serum' I have been using contains Retinol.Read More
Ever wonder what your products are made out of?
If I don't react badly to a product, I definitely want to know what it contains, If I react badly to a product, I want to know what it contains! It is my mission to find this out with the new products I try...Lets start: 'PHA' - Poly Hydroxyacid, otherwise known as a Bionic acid is derived from natural sources such as milk sugar (e.g lactobionc acid) or corn (e.g maltobionic acid). Bionics build the support matrix around collagen (structural protein in our bodies! the main component ofRead More
Soholistic Spa – Temple Spa ‘Repose’ products
August Bank holiday, I treated myself and my Mum to a Spa day at the Soholistic Spa in the Ham Yard Hotel, London. I wanted to do something special for my Mum but also need to relax myself after what has been a stressful time. I knew it because the skin on my face was so sore, red and painful on either side of the nose and around the mouth. No amount of Piriton and usual moisturiser was helping, my sleep was awful as it was so itchy and I did not want to turn to steroid cream. I knew itRead More