SKINCARE

11 Ways to help treat and prevent acne

Acne is one of the most common skin conditions and can result in several types of blemish, including pimples and blackheads. Pimples can appear anywhere on the skin, but most often occurs on the face. As they are usually triggered by hormones, and in some cases genetics there are no guaranteed ways to prevent them, […]

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SKINCARE

Seven tips to help get rid of spots and blemishes

We all get them. Spots and blemishes are a part of growing up, and can last well into adulthood. However, we’re often made to feel insecure about something that everyone naturally goes through — sometimes this insecurity can come from the media, social pressure or tv shows. Acne is one of the most common skin […]

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SKINCARE

Review: Faces — Skin Cushion

As a FACES by LaurenAmy client, Faye already knows how your skin can improve with just one treatment there but, as salons remain closed, we try out the all new FACES – skin cushion… *gifted Price: £8.50 for one / £15 for two The FACES – skin cushion is a cleansing cloth. You simply add […]

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SKINCARE

10 Beauty subscription boxes to try this year

It’s a brand new year and it never hurts to try something new. Beauty box subscriptions allow us to expand our beauty routine by trying new products, and exploring new brands. Usually containing upwards of five items, the boxes are worth more than their monthly subscription price and are great value for money. The great […]

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NORTH EAST, SKINCARE

An interview with Nature + Nature

We caught up with Nicola from Nature + Nature. Tell us a bit about yourself I’m a North East girl and have spent the past 20 years working for a large corporate organisation, and after building a successful career I made the leap into the small business world in March this year. I spent time […]

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SKINCARE, VEGAN & CRUELTY-FREE

Why The Body Shop is your Veganuary go-to

As Veganuary approaches, we discover why The Body Shop has everything you need, whether you’re dabbling in the lifestyle or you’re looking for new vegan products. Drops of Youth Concentrate / £26 This product helps protect skin from pollution. Now bottled with 99% natural origin ingredients, including edelweiss stem cells.The world-famous serum helps protect skin […]

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SKINCARE

Three DIY lip scrubs to keep your lips soft this winter

As the weather gets colder, you might find that your lips are feeling a little chapped, as your lips are very soft and delicate making them sensitive to harsh environmental factors. Thankfully, there is an easy solution to this problem. Lip scrubs. Luckily lip scrubs don’t have to cost a fortune and in most cases […]

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SKINCARE

10 Highly reviewed cleansers for all skin types under £20

Facial cleansers are a tool in our day-to-day beauty routine you’re probably familiar with. Finding the right cleanser for your skin type can be a difficult and important task as some cleansers are known to be harsh on the skin which can cause damage and inflammation. For a healthy, glowing complexion we need to keep […]

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