Our skin changes from year to year and from decade to decade. After the age of 20, the amount of collagen (the protein that gives our skin strength and elasticity) our bodies produce decreases by 1% every year. Hormonal changes can also have a dramatic impact on the texture and quality of the skin, and peri-menopause and menopause bring with them some of the most significant changes to skin condition that a woman may experience in her lifetime.
If you are caught up in Spring or Summer wedding preparations at the moment, every spare moment is probably dedicated to some kind of wedding task. It’s SO easy to forget yourself, particularly once the all-important dress or outfit has been selected and hair and makeup has been booked for the day. If this rings true for you, why not pop yourself a little higher up (in terms of priority!) on the wedding ‘to do’ list and take some time out now to help you look and feel even more fabulous on your very special day?
What makes a face look ‘masculine’ or ‘feminine’ isn’t just down to bone structure – facial characteristics can be enhanced, re-defined and re-shaped using non-surgical techniques to make your features appear more youthful and more masculine or feminine.
The next time you see a ‘bargain basement’ aesthetic treatment being offered, please steer well clear! Seek advice (and, if appropriate, a treatment) from an experienced and reputable medical professional, and be prepared to pay a little extra to ensure that the products being used are safe and appropriate. Your skin is incredibly precious, so give it the treatment it deserves!
Although the weather is all over the place at the moment, there is one thing for certain – it IS going to get colder! And as our thermostats go up, the wind-chill factor increases and the outside temperature plummets, our skin can suffer.
LED (Light-Emitting Diode) Light therapy, as the name suggests, is a light therapy facial that has been gaining fast popularity over the recent past. This facial can make improve the texture of your skin by fighting fine lines as well as dullness and severe acne. Though this method has been around from the 1980s, it has only recently gained momentum due to the notable people now introducing it in their weekly skincare regime and showcasing it on social media sites.
Exciting News! From the 30th April, I will be working in my new studio clinic, which has been purpose-built at the bottom of my garden in Etwall. In conjunction with this is my new brand-new website, which has just been launched and where you are now reading this news article.