What are the benefits? Facial acupuncture is a great non-surgical alternative for slowing down the ageing process. Vivienne, owner of Primo Herb, explains, “facial acupuncture increases circulation in the face and promotes collagen production” - two key factors in achieving youthful-looking skin. The micro-wounds left by the needles kickstart the regeneration process and … [Read more...] about Is facial acupuncture the secret to brighter skin (and beating anxiety) this winter?
We have a few go-to’s when it comes to beauty advice. Our stylists, obviously, that friend who’s always trying the newest miracle ingredients - and now, Reddit (yep, that’s the social media platform with forums on literally everything under the sun) and TikTok. They both have thriving communities of hair, beauty and skincare obsessives. The latest trend making the rounds? … [Read more...] about What is ‘slugging’? The K-beauty skincare trick that’s a saviour for dry skin
We’re all pretty well-versed on the skincare changes we should make in the winter months - two words: more moisturising, and ‘lip balm’, come to think of it - but do you pay the same amount of attention to your haircare? Much like our skin, our hair needs more moisture during winter. The colder temperatures outdoors and the central heating indoors make the air much dryer which … [Read more...] about It’s not just your skin you should be protecting from cold weather
Alas, masks are back, which means the return of the dreaded 'maskne' (and just in time for Christmas - thanks a lot, COVID). Luckily, we’ve broken down how to protect and care for our skin while rolling with the new normal. By Beth Ludolf … [Read more...] about ‘Maskne’ is a thing – here’s how to care for your skin while wearing a protective face mask
We have to admit, the word ‘acid’ doesn’t exactly sound inviting when we’re talking about things to put on our skin but we swear it is. It’s actually somewhat of a hero. From fruit acids to retinol and hyaluronic acid, we’ve broken down what they actually do. … [Read more...] about Every skincare lover needs to know about these 5 acids