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10 Ways to Prepare Your Skin For Winter

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10 Ways to Prepare Your Skin For Winter

November is here and the cold weather is creeping in. Snow, low temperatures, freezing winds and lower humidity can all wreak havoc on your skin. Winter can damage your skin and weaken its natural barrier, causing it to become sensitive, dry, tight, itchy, irritated, flaky and stressed. Try these 10 ways to protect your skin so that it doesn’t become dry, bleak and dull like the winter weather.   Exfoliate to prevent dry dead skin cells from building up and keep your skin luminous. But don’t overdo it as this can dry out your skin even more. Use the Daily...

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How To Remove Your Makeup Properly

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How To Remove Your Makeup Properly

Leaving your makeup on overnight or not removing it properly can have serious effects on your skin. It can have the following impacts on your skin: Dead skin and debris are not removed but stay on the skin, clog the pores and cause breakouts. Makeup also prevents skin cell renewal, leaving old skin cells on the surface and dulling its complexion. Makeup gets trapped on the skin, causing it to prematurely age. It can also cause redness, irritation, and dryness Makeup prevents your overnight skin care products from working effectively. It is thus important to remove all of your makeup before...

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5 Facial Masques That Will Transform Your Skin

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5 Facial Masques That Will Transform Your Skin

A facial masque is a skin care treatment designed to treat a particular skin issue. Whether you have irritated, ageing, dry, dull, oily or breakout skin, a masque can work for you. A masque should be used to supplement your usual skincare routine, and should only be used 1-3 times a week as are more powerful than the products used in your everyday regime. They are perfect for giving your skin an extra boost and can make your skin feel smoother, brighter, fresher and cleaner in just 10 minutes.   1. The Masque for Clear Skin Buy Dermalogica Breakout Clearing...

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How To Make The Most Of Your Beauty Sleep

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How To Make The Most Of Your Beauty Sleep

Sleep really is the key to keeping your skin looking youthful and beautiful, and sleep alone is one of the best skin care techniques. Even whilst asleep you can care for your skin. Whilst asleep, your body repairs itself and benefits your skin in a multitude of ways: Whilst asleep, your body produces collagen which helps prevent wrinkles and premature ageing. As you sleep, your blood flow increases, giving your skin a healthier glow. Sleep makes your eyes less puffy with fewer dark circles. Through sleeping, existing skin conditions can be alleviated as inflammation is reduced. Sleep rebalances hydration to...

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How To Choose The Best Sun Protection Products For Your Skin

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How To Choose The Best Sun Protection Products For Your Skin

Summer has finally arrived, and in case this warmer weather sticks around, or if you’re going on holiday to get some sun, you need to think about your skin. Spending time in the sun is important for your skin to help produce vitamin D, which helps in bone growth and formation. However, overexposing yourself to too much sun can be incredibly harmful, most notably ageing the skin and contributing to skin cancer. This is caused by the sun’s UV rays. UVA rays penetrate the dermis, the skin’s deepest and thickest layer, and contribute to premature ageing and wrinkling. UVB rays...

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