Abolishing Adult Acne

Most people thought they left acne behind with their teenage years. But for an increasing number, congestion issues continue well into adulthood and can cause a lot of distress. There a wide range of factors that can contribute to adult acne such as: Hormones Stress Pollution Incorrect Product Use Excessive Cleansing Diet Medication So pinpointing the cause
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Ingredient Focus: Vitamin C

Vitamin C is a water-soluble vitamin that is naturally present in some foods such as broccoli, oranges and blackcurrants.  You may already take Vitamin C supplements when you’ve got a cold to help boost your immune system, but have you considered how Vitamin C can help your skin health? Ascorbic acid—also known as L-ascorbic acid—has
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The Ultimate Guide to Effective Product Use

We get asked frequently “How long will this product last” when clients are spending money on good quality cleansers, serums and skin products. The majority of our product ranges typically make bottles to last 3-4 months at a time. If you find yourself racing to replace your products more frequently or you’re not getting the results
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A Hand-y Skin Care Guide

Your skin is your largest organ; it needs moisture and nourishment to be healthy and grow. Normal, healthy skin is coated in a thin layer of natural lipids, or fatty substances. They keep in moisture, leaving the skin soft and supple. Your hands not only are susceptible to the first signs of aging, but very
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Ingredient Focus: Hyaluronic Acid

You may have heard of Hyaluronic Acid and wondered why it’s being promoted as an essential ingredient for skincare products. We’re all about education here at Beyond Skin, so let us give you the lowdown on this fabulous skin-drink. Hyaluronic acid is a glycosaminoglycan, which is polysaccharide (essentially a very large sugar!). It is naturally occurring
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Brand Focus: Epionce

Epionce laboratories have put over 20 years of research into the development of their highly effective non-prescription, dermatological product line. Epionce is a comprehensive and innovative skin care line designed to optimise the appearance and health of the skin. Their unique approach provides a blend of key botanical ingredients to reveal healthier-looking skin that can help defy the visible effects of ageing
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Treatment Focus: Obagi Blue Radiance Peel

There’s a reason why the Obagi Blue Radiance Skin Peel is one of our best sellers. It’s a fantastic treatment with minimal down-time, suitable for almost all skin types, and the results are amazing! Obagi are a global leader in skincare research and their products are designed to help minimise the appearance of premature skin ageing,
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LED Light Therapy Explained

We’re very excited to launch our LED Treatments this month. As a new treatment to our clinic we thought it useful to educate our clients as to what it’s all about and why we decided to introduce it to our range. First off, let’s talk about what LED stands for: light emitting diode. Without getting too
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Ingredient Focus: Retinol Explained

The queen of pretty much everything, Oprah, recently wrote an article on her blog called Retinol Cream: Your Skin’s New Best Friend. The all-knowing Oprah and her team of best friend doctors and skincare pros shared how retinol creams changed their life and outlook on skincare. But what is retinol is why is it such a
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SPF explained and the importance of Zinc

Sunscreens. Used to be you could just slap one on and go out feeling protected and at ease. Not so much anymore. Studies have shown that a number of chemicals in sunscreens, such as PABA, cinnamates, oxybenzone, and more can react with the sun’s rays to create damaging free radicals, which may actually increase the
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