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Derma-planing: snog, marry or avoid?

Derma-planing: snog, marry or avoid?

The biggest trend in new 'skin treatments' this year has been without a doubt, the move to women shaving their faces.  Whether it's called Derma-Planing, Derma-Blading, Epi-Blading, or something else, it involves blades on skin to remove hair and skin cells.   So do we want to marry it, or are we swiping left?  Let's pour some tea...The treatments...There are a few different versions of this trend.  The first is an in-clinic service.  This is the one you'll see called Derma-planing, derma-blading or epi-blading.  The facialist holds a blade at a 90 degree angle to the skin, and shaves back and forth...

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Natasha Smits
How we work with Adult Acne

How we work with Adult Acne

How we work on Adult Acne There are different types and grades of acne, but the one we are most commonly seeing in clinic over the past decade is the adult acne that forms when women in particular reach their mid-20s to late 30s.   This is the kind of acne commonly called 'hormonal acne', though in truth all acne has some hormonal component. Please take a moment to read this entire page before choosing who to trust with your acne therapy, because the results you receive can vary greatly, and commencing acne treatment can easily eat through many thousands of...

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Natasha Smits
Gut Love by Bestow

Gut Love by Bestow

A modern diet wipes out so many good bacteria from your gut, responsible for good digestion, nutrient absorption and therefore good skin health. Gut Love is a blend of organic flax seed, fibres and calming ingredients, plus the latest science of BIOHM: a blend of healthy probiotics to restore gut flora. Take a teaspoon each day in your favourite milk, yoghurt or a smoothie. Our recommendation is to take it in Co-Yo or a smoothie featuring almond milk, as opposed to dairy which has many challenges for skin. You’ll see a calming of acne symptoms, congestive and inflammatory skin disorders,...

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