March 11, 2019 Vanessa Cain

Welcome to the second blog in our series that breaks down the latest skincare trend – using acids as chemical exfoliators. As scary as it sounds, they can actually be much gentler on your skin than the abrasive beads found in more traditional exfoliating products. We’ve already looked at Glycolic…

March 8, 2019 Vanessa Cain

The hype of Veganuary might have disappeared faster than our New Year’s Resolutions, but there’s plenty of reasons to keep the plant-based approach to beauty on the table. Joking aside, vegan beauty is a trend that’s here to stay and you don’t have to be living a totally plant-based life…

March 5, 2019 Vanessa Cain

Developed with the expertise of dermatologists in 2005, CeraVe is the cult American skincare brand that is now available in the UK. Specially formulated and tested for the most sensitive skin, CeraVe is suitable for normal to dry and eczema prone skin in adults and children from 3 years old. This…

February 28, 2019 Vanessa Cain

  In recent years, the beauty industry has seen a surge in the use of acids as part of skin regimes, now deemed ‘must have’ products for glowing and radiant skin. Navigating the different acid types can seem overwhelming, but don’t worry we’re going to break it down for you…

February 27, 2019 Vanessa Cain

Instagram is the place to be when it comes to picking up beauty tips and tricks – hello perfect winged eyeliner and Kylie-esque fuller looking lips! It showcases the latest looks and the products used to get them. We love scrolling through to see what’s new, and have picked out…

February 25, 2019 Vanessa Cain

Roll out the red carpet, it’s time for The Oscars – 2019 edition. These prestigious awards have been a stage for some of the most iconic (both good and oh so terribly bad) red carpet looks over the last 90 years. Celebs swarmed LA in their masses, with their glowing…

September 4, 2018 Vanessa Cain

Summer is drawing to a close and with it comes harsh winds and central heating systems to starve our skin of hydration, moisture and radiance. Thankfully Hyaluronic Acid is here to help! Hyaluronic acid (HA) is an autumn-winter skincare essential as it delivers multiple benefits to the skin. Naturally found…

August 6, 2018 Vanessa Cain

Fingernails. How much thought do you give them? If it only goes as far as what colour to paint them, you’re missing out on a whole lot of nail beautifying action. After all, if you don’t have healthy nails, even the best manicure won’t look its best. If your nails…

August 1, 2018 Vanessa Cain

Unseasonal heatwaves (well, for Britain), aircon, hormones, sleep deprivation, not drinking enough water: All things that can take their toll on our complexions. So, being alive, basically. But don’t worry, you don’t have to look like you’ve been living as fast as you have – face masks can bring your…

July 25, 2018 Vanessa Cain

Don’t be put off by the name. Acid isn’t always like the stuff you were warned about touching in chemistry classes at school. Hyaluronic acid will not, we repeat, will not burn your skin. So, what does it do for your skin, and should you be using it? So, what’s…