How to prevent Acne: 8 things you NEED to know!

My top tips for acne – that REALLY work. Being a skin specialist, I come in to contact with all sorts of skin issues on a daily basis. Acne or problem skin in all variations are extremely common and can affect a range of ages and skin types.  Acne can be extremely upsetting and painful,… Read more

Rachel’s Top Tips To Help With Winter Skin

With the skin already being under the day to day pressures of stress, lack of sleep, pollution, poor diet, alcohol, and the sun; the winter just adds to the stress our skin goes through every day. Lack of sunlight, freezing cold winds, icy rain, and severe temperature changes when going from outside to inside all… Read more

Why Should I Have a Skin Peel?

Chemical peels are one of my most favorite facial treatments, especially when combined with light therapy! They sound pretty scary though right? Well, you needn’t be scared, in fact, they are amazing. I’ve written below the most commonly asked questions and hopefully, I can banish the fear about peels… How does a peel work? Chemical… Read more

Understanding Retinol Part 2

When should I not use retinol in my products? During the day. Retinol is only for nighttime use it is extremely important to only use retinol at night, this also applies if you are going on a sunny holiday. Stop using your retinol products two weeks before sun exposure and during your trip. Retinol can… Read more

Understanding Retinol Part 1

What is retinol? Retinol is a derivative of vitamin A that is commonly used as an ingredient within cosmeceutical, professional strength skincare products to transform the skin. What skin types should use Retinol? Depending on the product’s strength of retinol, it can be used successfully on most skin types. An extremely impaired or sensitive skin… Read more