The CBD Effect: Why Cannabidiol is your new Skincare Addiction
The CBD Effect: Why Cannabidiol is your new Skincare Addiction
It’s no secret that Cannabidiol, otherwise known as CBD, has entered the market with a bang and has no intention of slowing down. For UK skincare lovers, the number of Brits purchasing CBD skincare products has doubled in size over the last year, from 125,000 to 250,000 and it has been predicted that it’ll only increase in 2020. So what are you waiting for?
Reveal younger looking eyes
Reveal younger looking eyes
Whether it’s wrinkles, puffiness, under eye bags or all of the above, your eyes experience ageing before any other part of your face. This is largely due to the fact that they host the most delicate skin on your body! Looking for ways to have a more youthful eye area? We’ve got you covered with a useful guide to reveal younger looking eyes in no time.
Pro-Lifting Firming & Facial Serum
Pro-Lifting Firming & Facial Serum
So, what is a serum and why do I need it? It is one of the most essential steps in a skincare routine with a multitude of benefits for your skin. If you don’t have one already or you’re wondering what a serum can do for you, we’ve put together some information for why you need to add this skincare staple to your beauty ritual.
The Ultimate Symbiosis Christmas Gift Guide
The Ultimate Symbiosis Christmas Gift Guide
Christmas is just around the corner, but there is no need to panic, we’ve got the Christmas skincare guide that your friends will love, that your other half will use (yes, our skincare products are all unisex!), or a treat for yourself. No matter who you’re buying for, a luxurious skincare pressie will never go unwanted. The best bit - all our products are online so for those who are time poor, you don’t even have to leave the house! So for maximum present points, read on for our gift guide...
‘Tis the season for glowing skin
‘Tis the season for glowing skin
Let it glow, let it glow, let it glow. There is no doubt that Christmas is one of the most fun times of the year, but have you ever found yourself looking in the mirror come boxing day thinking that you’ve aged overnight? The lack of sleep, stress and overindulgence can leave a dull mark, so we’ve got some tips to help keep your skin feeling and looking as bright as the fairy lights on your Christmas tree.
Power Ingredient Tocopherol
Power Ingredient Tocopherol
Here’s the tea on Vitamin E, otherwise known as Tocopherol in most skincare products. It’s a super antioxidant that fights against free radicals as well as comprising of a multitude of nourishing and hydrating benefits for your skin. Think of Vitamin E as a barrier, protecting skin like an invisible shield against the woes of wrinkles, dehydrating disasters and the effects of unwanted UV rays. So, why should you look out for it in your skincare?
The Power of Plant-Based Superfoods
The Power of Plant-Based Superfoods
People seem to talk about these a lot at the moment and the nutrition that we can receive from eating the right foods. Superfoods are mostly vegetables, fish or dairy products that are nutritionally dense and therefore supposed to be very good for our health. "Superfoods don't have their own food group," said Despina Hyde, a registered dietician with the weight management program at New York University's Langone Medical Center. "As a dietician, I think 'superfood' is more of a marketing term...
Anti-Oxidising and Lifting Face and Neck Mask
Anti-Oxidising and Lifting Face and Neck Mask
Face masks are the best way to get quick benefits from your skincare. They are also one of the most luxurious ways in which to pump your skin with hydration. Regular usage of face masks can be very beneficial for your skin depending on the ingredients within it.
How to Sculpt your Neck Area
How to Sculpt your Neck Area
It has been said in the past that it’s possible to tell the age of a person, just by looking at their neck, rather than their face. It’s a place that is very easily forgotten when it comes to skincare or general maintenance.
Oxygenating Skincare
Oxygenating Skincare
Oxygen is an incredibly important element in general. It’s in the air that we breathe and is crucial in life. Oxygen has been known to be great for glowing skin.“As we age, the oxygen in our body is depleted, which results in lifeless skin,” said Michael Ann Guthrie.
The Benefits of a Good Cleansing Oil
The Benefits of a Good Cleansing Oil
Whoever thought of a cleansing oil? Oils have always been said to be bad for our skin. But there are certain oils that can be used to remove the bad ones. When massaged into the skin, oils in the cleanser bind to surface impurities [pulling out dirt without clogging pores] and allow them to be comfortably rinsed away leaving the skin clean, soft and hydrated, explains Dr. Diane Walder, a Miami-based cosmetic dermatologist.
Clarify your Skin
Clarify your Skin
It depends on what you want to clear from your skin as to what the best course of action should be taken. For instance spots, they are caused by many different reasons be it hormones or excess oil in your skin. Skincare can be helpful to combat this issue in particular.
Banish Eye Bags
Banish Eye Bags
Dark under-eyes are something that everyone has to deal with on a regular basis. Especially if you find that you don’t sleep very well. As we age our skin gets thinner as we lose the fatty layer underneath the top layer of ur skin. In turn, it also means that we lose collagen and elastin from our skin. On average the skin around your eyes is about 0.5mm thick, compared to 2mm thick over the rest of your body. Which means that when we lose collagen and elastin from the skin around our eyes it...
Tighten Loose Skin
Tighten Loose Skin
There’s very little that can be done to tighten loose skin once it’s occurred. Your skin is made up of three layers and once the lowest layer, the epidermis, loses elastin and collagen, nothing can be done without interference such as surgery or botox.
Ultimate Skin Protection
Ultimate Skin Protection
Throughout the day your skin comes into contact with many different obstacles or irritants that can cause it harm. Anything from the environment to sunlight can be potentially damaging to your skin.
Lip Line Replenishing Serum
Lip Line Replenishing Serum
The skin in your lips is the thinnest on your face, which makes it very important to look after it. Over time, you might notice that your lip line begins to fade and your lips look thinner than they did before.
Lip Elasticity
Lip Elasticity
Our lips are a part of the body that we tend to forget. We let them get chappy during the winter and chew on them when we’re stressed. Imagine that they are a set of small sponges, "When exposed to moisture, they absorb water and plump up. When dehydrated, they dry out and shrink," explains Bruce Bart, M.D., a dermatologist at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis.