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Cleansing Oil Review: Clinique Take the Day Off

Clinique Take The Day Off was the first cleansing oil I ever tried. I had always wrongly assumed that oils would break me out – but I was pleasantly surprised. Now I can’t imagine not…

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Cleansing Oil Review: Medik8

What is it? Cleanser / make-up remover Who is it for? Make-up wearers All skin types,  including sensitive skin Medik8 are one of the few cosmeceuticals to offer a cleansing oil, so I was immediately…

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Pha Exfoliation: Review of Neostrata Bionic Cream

Claim Neostrata Bionic Cream (Pha 12%)  forms part of the Restore range which provides ‘powerful anti-ageing benefits for sensitive skin’.   Do I use it in my salon? It is so gentle that I use…

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Micellar Water Review: Simple Micellar Water

What is Micellar Water? A micellar water is basically a cleansing compromise: a 2-in-1 make up remover and toner. My low maintenance clients love them because they don’t need to rinse them off.   Who…

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Skinceuticals Blemish + Age Defense Serum Review

My 45-year old oily skin has started to dry up a bit with age, but I still get a few annoying spots along my jawline and my eyebrows. Teenage acne is easier to treat because…

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Low pH Cleanser Review: Neostrata Facial Cleanser

I can’t wait to try a low pH cleanser! So my search for the perfect low pH cleanser continues. My forty-four year old oily skin has started to dry out, so its time for an…

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Anti-aging eye tips by a beauty therapist

My clients always want to know how to make their eyes look younger. Here are my top ten tips. 1. Stop over plucking your eyebrows! Most of my clients over-plucked in the 60’s and prematurely…

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Review of Cetaphil Daily Facial Cleanser

Its time for a new cleanser. When my oily skin started to feel tight after cleansing, I knew it was time for an upgrade.  Would this iconic facial cleanser live up to the hype during…

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