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The Benefits of Body Treatments - Body Scrubs and Wraps

The Benefits of Body Treatments - Body Scrubs and Wraps

2nd September 2021

Ask yourself this: Does your body feel relaxed? Is your skin smooth and firm? Does it give off a healthy glow? If the answer to any of those questions is no, maybe it's time to consider a body treatment. Whether you’re being wrapped in seaweed or massaged with an energizing scrub, these soothing treatments simply feel good. What's more, they offer health and beauty benefits. Body Scrubs This...

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Remedial Massage

Remedial Massage

12th August 2021

Remedial massage is a massage that has great benefits for those suffering from pain and discomfort. Remedial massage increased joint mobility, releases tight and sore muscles, repairs muscle tissue and even reduces the severity of chronic issues such as sciatica, carpal tunnel syndrome, arthritis, labour pain and even tension headaches. It is recommended to have a remedial massages once a mon...

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Hot Stone Massage

Hot Stone Massage

12th August 2021

The heat from having a Hot Stone Massage will help reduce muscle tension and pain.  It also is great for reducing stress and anxiety and eases muscle stiffness. Hot stones, when coupled with massage, also help to expand blood vessels, which encourages blood flow throughout the body. It also helps to promote great sleep and is a beautiful relaxing treatment when you need a great pick me up....

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Paraffin Wax Treatments

Paraffin Wax Treatments

12th August 2021

Paraffin wax is often applied to the hands and feet.  The wax is a natural emollient, making the skin soft and supple.  When applied to the skin, it adds moisture and continues to boots moisture levels after the treatment is complete.  Paraffin wax has been shown to treat conditions like arthritis and fibromyalgia among others.  It acts as a heat treatment that helps these cond...

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Dry Body Brushing

Dry Body Brushing

12th August 2021

Dry brushing is wonderful for exfoliating the skin using a stiff bristled brush.   It also helps to detoxify by increases blood circulation and promoting lymph flow/drainage.  Dry brushing unclogs pores in the exfoliation process and stimulates your nervous system, which can make you feel invigorated afterwards.  In fact, even after just three minutes of dry brushing, your skin...

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Home Skin Care  Tips

Home Skin Care Tips

16th July 2021

Steps to follow for a great skin care routine. The skin must be cleansed morning and evening, removing sebum,makeup and dirt.  Cleansers should be removed using a face washer. Use a gentle exfoliant 1-2 times a week to remove dry dead skin cells.  This will make the skin feel smooth and allow better penetration of serums and moisturisers. Apply hydrating eye cream and moisturiser mornin...

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Lash Lifts

Lash Lifts

16th July 2021

What is a Lash Lift? It's a lifting technique designed to give you longer-looking lashes without the need for lash extensions. It will look as if you used a really good eyelash curler, only this lift lasts for 6 to 8 weeks! To top off the treatment, I'll apply a black lash tint which really makes your lashes look more prominent. The procedure takes about 45 to 60 mins to complete. It rea...

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Acne

Acne

14th July 2021

Acne is a skin condition that occurs when the hair follicle becomes clogged with dead skin cells, dirt and oil. This will often cause blackheads, white heads, pimples or pustules. Acne can appear on the face across the chest, shoulders and back. The skin may appear to have or be: Greasy/ Shiny Excess oil Enlarged pores Whiteheads Blackheads Pustules Cysts/ nodule (serious cases) Red/ inflammation...

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Pigmentation

Pigmentation

14th July 2021

Pigmentation is the coloration of the skin, this is determined by the amount of melanin (colour) that the body produces from the melanocyte cells. The amount of melanin produced on the skin depends on the skin type and exposure to the sun. Fair skin is a result of low melanin production where as darker skin tones are the result of higher melanin production. Hormonal and environmental factors also...

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The Seven Cleansing Commandments

The Seven Cleansing Commandments

28th June 2021

Cleansing your face is easy right?  Well actually if you’re not doing it properly you can be doing more harm than good. Always Double Cleanse - The first cleanse removes makeup, dirt and pollution while the second cleanse will remove what you can’t see and prepare the skin for your serums & moisturisers Use a face chamois to take off your cleanser.  A face chamois is ma...

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Dermalux LED Phototheraphy

Dermalux LED Phototheraphy

23rd June 2021

BEAUTIFUL SKIN POWERED BY LIGHT LED Phototherapy for visibly radiant, rejuvenated and refined skin. Dermalux LED Phototherapy is a non-invasive treatment that uses clinically proven therapeutic light energy to trigger the skins natural rejuvenation and repair processes without pain or downtime. From the first treatment, Dermalux instantly boosts the complexion to restore vitality and glow. A treat...

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Ingrown Hairs and Folliculitis

Ingrown Hairs and Folliculitis

7th June 2021

Do you find that you suffer from Ingrown hairs or do you go all pimply after you have gotten waxed or have shaved? Ingrown hairs can be itchy and uncomfortable, especially if you've got a lot of them. You may notice pus inside the bumps. Or you may see the hair that's causing the problem. In men, ingrown hairs often pop up as a bunch of little bumps on the chin, cheeks, or neck after shaving. In w...

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Rosacea

Rosacea

25th May 2021

Is a non-contagious, chronic hypersensitivity of the face that normally affects the nose and cheeks. Small blood vessels of the skin enlarge which causes swelling and a permanent flush appearance. The forehead, cheeks and chin may also appear to get yellow headed pimples, commonly found with acne rosacea. Rare cases it may spread to the ears, neck, chest and back.  The skin may appear to have...

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Dermaplaning - What Is It?

Dermaplaning - What Is It?

13th May 2021

Dermaplaning.... What is dermaplaning you ask? DERMAPLANNING is a manual exfoliation treatment using a custom dermaplaning blade. DERMAPLANNING is becoming widely known for removing the “peach fuzz” from the face. Yes, this is a great perk of Dermaplaning. Without those hairs your makeup lays betters on the skin and those hairs will no longer block your products from penetra...

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The Benefits of a Regular Facial

The Benefits of a Regular Facial

30th April 2021

So what are the top 5 benefits of experiencing regular profession facials? Expert Skin Analysis How many times have you bought skin care products only to get home and feel they aren’t suited to your skin? Having a professional analyse your skin will allow to cater for your skin types, conditions and goals to find the best suited products for you! Clean Out Blackheads and Clogged Pores ...

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Derma Roller

Derma Roller

30th April 2021

Micro Needling is a derma roller that has lots of tiny titanium needles. When rolled over the skin it creates lots of micro channels. The purpose of the treatment is to generate new collagen for smoother, firmer, more toned skin. The micro channels created allows a direct pathway for serums and moisturisers to be absorbed faster and deeper into the skin. The needles also break down the old hardene...

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The Benefits of Massage

The Benefits of Massage

20th April 2021

Did you know that a massage brings about many important health benefits and that the Chinese started using massage to heal the body as far back as 5000 BC. As our days get shorter because our lives get busier, we forget to take the time out we need to de-stress and massage not only relaxes your body it quietens your mind and has so many other health benefits. Not only do we suffer physically, ment...

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Vitamin E

Vitamin E

20th April 2021

Vitamin E serum boost the skins immune system, reduces inflammation and speeds up the healing process post acne scarring.  Vitamin E also helps the skin barrier function to provide long lasting and more durable hydration. ♥ Vitamin E is a healing antioxidant serum which moisturisers, repairs and boosts the skins immune system ♥ Vitamin E uses the primary antioxidant (vitamin E) ...

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Dermal Peels

Dermal Peels

20th April 2021

Our Derma chemical peels are an important element of skin care. They are a great boost for the skin and work well when the skin is correctly prepped with prescribed at home skin care. Chemical peels help with a range of skin concerns from acne, congestion blackheads, pigmentation, ageing, dull skin and in some cases rosacea. It is performed like a facial and you leave the clinic feeling hydrated ...

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Microdermabrasion

Microdermabrasion

20th April 2021

WHAT IS MICRODERMABRASION? Microdermabrasion is a procedure that exfoliates and removes the superficial layer of dry, dead skin cells. A Non-Surgical facial resurfacing technique performed in series of 6-12 treatments Easiest and most cost effective way to fight the effects of aging. WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF MICRODERMABRASION Fast Treatment Non Invasive anti-aging treatment Buffs away dead s...

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Vitamin C

Vitamin C

20th April 2021

Vitamin C is great for sun damaged skin, collagen poor skin, hyperpigmentation, uneven complexion, fine lines and wrinkles and toxic stressed skins. The benefits of Vitamin C are:I. Excellent skin delivery though the epidermal layer to the active and live cells in the dermal layer2. Powerful whitening effect by inhibiting the enzyme tyrosinase in the melanocyte which prevents the synthesis of mela...

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Vitamin A

Vitamin A

20th April 2021

Vitamin A is designed to assist in achieving a smoother, softer complexion by supporting the natural renewal process of the skin. This powerful serum will also help diminish the appearance of uneven skin tone, improve skin firmness, texture and tone while combating scaly or course surface areas. ♥ Helps reduce the appearance of premature aging ♥ Nighttime regenerating serum for dehyd...

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Do you suffer from sensitive skin?

Do you suffer from sensitive skin?

10th December 2020

Sensitive skin is a skin condition prone to itching and irritation experienced from using certain cosmetics and toiletries. It can appear: Red, swollen, rough, tight skin, burning or itchy and stinging To treat sensitive skin: Use a gentle calming cleanser with warm water morning and night Use a calming mask once a week Use a vitamin based moisturiser to sooth sensitive and irritated skin Try &...

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Do you suffer with oily skin?

Do you suffer with oily skin?

10th December 2020

Our body produces oil to help keep our skin soft and supple, but if too much sebum is produced within the pores, it can lead to acne flare-ups and oiliness. It can appear: Shiny, visibly oily and with black heads & pimples Large pores & shallow complexion & Thick epidermis To treat oily skin: Cleanse your skin twice a day with a salicylic or tea tree cleanser Exfoliate once a week U...

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Do you have mature and aging skin?

Do you have mature and aging skin?

9th December 2020

Aging skin is the loss of subcutaneous support (fatty tissue between your skin and muscle) aging also plays a key role. Environmental and lifestyle choices also contribute. It can appear: Rough, drier, sagging & wrinkly Dull and have sun spots To treat aging skin: Cleanse your skin each day Exfoliate once a week Use a hydrating mask once a week Use a hydrating toner during th...

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Do you suffer from dry skin?

Do you suffer from dry skin?

9th December 2020

Dry skin may be caused by environmental conditions drying it out, lack of sebaceous gland activity, it could be hereditary or the water-holding capacity of the skin has been disrupted. Dry skin generally refers to skin lacking in oil. It can appear: Rough, dry or flaky Dull, tight or pale in color Thin epidermis Lack of elasticity which can result in fine lines andwrinkles. T...

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Have you tried a Prin Lymphatic Facial?

Have you tried a Prin Lymphatic Facial?

8th December 2020

Our Prin Lymphatic Facial is a tightening treatment mask which is designed to work with the circulatory system. This organ system is responsible for removing waste via our lymphatic system, and nourishing our cells and tissues via our blood supply. The Prin Lymphatic Facial works by applying transient pressure to the skin to assist with activating the lymphatic system removing toxins.  The ci...

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