Tag Archives: skincare

Q. I’ve noticed that my skin is much drier and thinner than it used to be. I regularly exfoliate and do at home peels. Could these be thinning my skin?

No. The layers of skin get thin by sun damage and ageing. However over-cleansing the skin or using harsh exfoliators can harm the skin. Your skin naturally acts as a barrier, meaning it keeps out what it’s supposed to (dirt … Continue reading

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Q. I have very bad spider veins on the front of my thighs and on the back my knees. Are they best treated with a laser or sclerotherapy injections and how long will it take before they fade?

In our experience sclerotherapy works better, requires fewer sessions than laser and is a very safe and effective treatment. As for timing, keep in mind any vein treatment is no quick fix. You will probably need at least two to … Continue reading

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WORRY LINES AND WRINKLES

Quick Fix Sprinkles Nothing works quicker and looks more natural than Botox. It smoothes fine lines, can give a gentle lift to the jawline, erase worry and frown lines and opens up the eyes making you look bright eyed and … Continue reading

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DULL, DRY SKIN?

Quick Fix – Laser Facial  Using Lumecca, the newest IPL rejuvenation system, instantly Improves skin tone and give skin a red carpet glow boosting collagen whilst also targeting broken capillaries and sun damage. The 40-minute procedure uses a hand held … Continue reading

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MORE QUICK FIXES

Problem – Tired baggy eyes Quick Fix – Pelleve – Patsy Kensit and Gillian Taylforth are big fans of Pelleve, a fantastic rescue treatment which refreshes baggy and saggy eyes without needles or surgery. It’s painless and there’s no downtime. Radio … Continue reading

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BLAST OFF!

If you are looking for a lunchtime fix before an evening event and want ultra-smooth and radiant skin, then check out our Microdermabrasion. Gentler than chemical and laser peels, and with no downtime, this super-treatment quickly deals with superficial wrinkles … Continue reading

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HOW DO I KNOW MY SKIN TYPE?

How do I know my skin type? Cleanse your face thoroughly, and then wait for around 30 -60minutes before putting anything else on your skin. How does it feel? If it feels tight or flaky, your complexion is dry, if … Continue reading

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YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT

Good health, vitality and a sense of well being – all essential ingredients in living life to the max. Eating a healthy diet is vital but, with so much often conflicting and confusing advice out there, how do we do … Continue reading

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DON’T STRESS! THE SECRET OF AGEING WELL

In today’s world few people are exempt from the effects of stress. You can feel it and, even worse, you can actually see it in the mirror too. We all know how stress can damage our health and emotions, but … Continue reading

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RESTORE A GLOW

As temperatures nose-dive, so does your skin’s moisture. Here’s how to fight back and recharge a dull winter complexion. Boost Radiance with Photo Rejuvenation (IPL) Lumecca, the newest IPL rejuvenation system boosts collagen, targets broken capillaries and sun damage, and … Continue reading

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