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Why Sugar and Alcohol Are Bad For Your Skin: The Real Impact

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Why Sugar and Alcohol Are Bad For Your Skin: The Real Impact

How Sugar and Alcohol Really Affect Your Skin The good news is, bank holiday season is just around the corner. However, the bad news is, all the Easter chocolate you scoff and all the cheeky cocktails you drink during those delicious long weekends could be having a detrimental effect on your skin. Especially if you already suffer from sensitivity, sugar and alcohol can be bad for your skin. So, what exactly do two of the most tempting – and addictive – substances around actually do to our skin? Furthermore, how can we have a good time while minimising the affects...

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Skin Detox: How To Put Festive Over-Indulgence Behind You

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Skin Detox: How To Put Festive Over-Indulgence Behind You

IN NEED OF A POST-FESTIVE SKIN DETOX? Between office Christmas dos, family gatherings and indulgent nights out just for the hell of it, the festive party season can take its toll on your body – especially your skin, leaving you feeling in need of a skin detox, or ‘skintox’. The combination of decadent foods, alcohol and the harshness of the winter weather are brutal on everyone. But especially for those of us who already suffer from sensitive skin. However, there are a few easy ways to have you facing the new year looking and feeling fresher. Read on and prepare...

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What Causes Dry Skin? Factors and Reasons

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What Causes Dry Skin? Factors and Reasons

DRY SKIN CAUSES AND FACTORS AFFECTING SKIN FUNCTION There are many things that can affect your skins ability to function and can lead to dry skin. First of all, the first factor is the environment you spend your days and nights in. Environments that dehydrate your skin can have a considerable effect on it. Centrally heated and air-conditioned homes and offices can have a negative effect, whilst outdoors, sun and wind can produce severe drying effects. The second factor in relation to dry skin is the products you use on a daily basis. Water, harsh household detergents and cleaning fluids...

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The Importance of Tonic In Your Skincare Routine

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The Importance of Tonic In Your Skincare Routine

WHY IS TONIC IMPORTANT FOR YOUR SKINCARE ROUTINE? Every women knows how important it is to remove make-up at night in order to reduce the risk of spots and blemishes and to keep a healthy and clean facial appearance. Therefore, most women have incorporated cleansing and moisturising in their daily skin care routine. However, many women do not know how important it is to additionally apply a tonic between cleansing and moisturising. Here are 3 reasons why: pH Level A skin tonic not only removes impurities that had been missed during cleansing, but applying a gentle facial toner, such as...

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Autumn Skincare Advice For Surviving The Season

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Autumn Skincare Advice For Surviving The Season

Autumn skincare can be tricky whilst the weather and temperature can be changeable as we transition from summer to winter. Here are a few autumn skincare tips to keep you and your family’s skin in great condition throughout the season: Wind, rain and red cheeks The changing autumn weather can impact both yours and your children’s skin. An important tip is to fight the causes of irritated skin before they occur – apply a good rich lotion (don’t forget that Neutral 0% stands for perfume and colourant-free products) as soon as the weather starts to change. Remember that the young...

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