SKIN lounge Aesthetics

How to know which strength Retinol is best for you

When it comes to skincare, Retinol has established itself as a gold standard ingredient for its remarkable anti-ageing properties. As you step into the realm of medical grade skincare, it becomes crucial to understand how to choose the right percentage of retinol for your unique needs. In this blog post, we will dive into the… Read more

Can I use Retinol in the summer?

When it comes to skincare superheroes, Retinol takes the crown. Renowned for its remarkable ability to improve skin texture, boost collagen production and combat signs of ageing, Retinol has become a staple ingredient in countless skincare routines. However, many individuals are hesitant to incorporate Retinol into their summer skincare regimen due to concerns about sun… Read more

Is your skincare making your skin unhealthy?

Skincare has become an integral part of our daily routines and now with an abundance of products saturating the market, we are able to cater to all skin types and concerns. However, it’s essential to recognize that not all skincare products are created equal. In fact, using the wrong skincare can have detrimental effects on… Read more

Everything you need to know for starting a male skincare routine

It can be difficult to understand where to begin with skincare, especially for male skin as we find that around 90% of products are directed at women. The structure and functionality of male skin does differ to women which is why we need separate routines to make sure you’re caring correctly for your skin type.… Read more

Our 3 hero products you SHOULD be using and why they’re so important.

1. Vitamin C – Heres a bit of history in a nutshell about how the use of Vitamin C slowly came about.. In the 1700’s a British Naval Surgeon selected 12 men all suffering from Scurvy (a disease resulting in bad skin and teeth) to conduct an experiment. He divided them up and gave them… Read more

Our most asked skincare questions – answered!

We have found that we get asked very similar questions time and time again when it comes to skincare, so we wanted to share a few of those with you and provide you with all the answers you need! What order do I need to do my skincare in? The order of your skincare will… Read more

What it means to be a Diamond Provider by AlumierMD

We get it. You want results but skincare is confusing. Countless aisles of different bottles and endless content online. How are you supposed to know what actually works and know what’s right for your skin? You can’t trial and error every single product out there! It would cost too much of your hard-earned money, not… Read more

Why do we recommend skincare at home?

If you had to run a marathon next week without any training whatsoever, the chances are you would get about 20 mins in and end up in a heap on the floor, this is because you are not equipped correctly to gain the right outcome, which would be finishing the race. This is exactly the… Read more

What’s really in your skincare?!

Unless we have professional help, often we will guess what our skin type is and buy any old product on the market that sounds attractive or has fantastic advertising without really knowing what it’s doing or whether we actually need it. Most high street skincare products contain alcohol, parabens, perfumes and sometimes dyes, none of… Read more

POSH – The Pyramid of Optimum Skin Health

The SKIN lounge Pyramid of Optimum Skin Health is something we have created as a visual representation and an informative way of explaining the different stages of skincare.   We have divided the pyramid into 4 sections from the must have section to the optimal skin care at the top. The Must Have section starts… Read more

Key skincare words explained!

Have you ever felt totally overwhelmed by the amount of words buzzing around skincare? I think we’ve all been confused into buying something from an over the top sales person who baffles you with scientific and unnecessary technical terms. We don’t want our clients to feel like this at SKIN lounge so here is a… Read more

How to activate your Everactive C+E serum

For everyone who needs reminding how to activate their EverActive Vitamin C+E serum, we have made a short video for you to refer back to as many times as you need to! Remember to always keep the black pipette lid and throw away the white lids. This serum is a potent antioxidant serum to reduce… Read more