2016 Favourites

I spent most of 2015 battling terrible sensitive skin issues.  It was my sixth case of conjunctivitis  from dry eyelids that sent me on a journey to find skincare that my skin could tolerate, and I’d nearly sorted it when my lips became so chapped that I ended up with cheilitis.  It took months to recover…

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Hydrating Gels

With winter in full swing, my skin is suffering the effects of cold air and central heating.  In a nutshell, it’s dehydrated and, without constant attention, could easily become chapped and inflamed – which can lead to broken skin and a long healing time.  Best to fight the dryness and keep skin healthy and supple.…

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Revitalash

Lately I’ve noticed my eyelashes getting a bit sparse.  They’re not as long as they once were, and certainly not as thick.  I’ve often thought about trying lash growth serums, but the side effects put me off.  Some of them can actually change the colour of the iris, and others can cause allergic reactions –…

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Repurchased Haircare

My ultimate endorsement for a product is repurchasing it.  With so many options around, to find something and honestly believe there is nothing better says more about a product than any advertising.  I’ve put together a small list of haircare products I always buy. Schwarzkopf Bonacure Light Finishing Treatment is essential if you have mature…

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Exfoliating Products

When it comes to exfoliation, I much prefer the chemical variety.  Chemical exfoliants tend to be gentler, with no scratchy particles to possibly break or damage skin.  But that’s not to say that I always use them.  There are some fantastic facial scrubs that do a great job of removing dead skin without damaging what’s…

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