REN-Bio-Retinoid-Anti-Ageing-Cream-abloomnova.net_-534x800 What are retinoids?

What are retinoids?

Retinoids has been the biggest buzzword in the anti-ageing skincare industry for a long time. This is real world science at work – no smoke and mirrors. And retinoids could make a huge difference on your skin. What are retinoids? According the the Telegraph, Retinoids and retinol are derivatives of vitamin A. While retinoids are […]

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Do I need a serum for my ageing skin?

Skin needs a zap of moisture, and as we age, this thirst increases. So that’s why we need serums. Loaded with nutrients, ceramides, glycerin, natural ingredients (cucumber, aloe vera etc.) and vitamins like C, K, E, skin serums are oil or water-based products, that have the ability to penetrate deep within the layers of your […]

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When to use body lotion

Believe it or not, you should time your body moisturising regimes carefully. According to dermatologists, there are set times in which to apply body lotion for maximum effect. According to, here are the times in which to do it, to have glowing, nourished skin. The second you step out of the shower. “As soon […]

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Are you using a serum?

Do you use a serum? If not, you probably should, particularly if you have more mature skin. Serums used to have their detractors – many saying they were a made up product that was unnecessary and not effective. However, the product has developed and even the cheapest of serums are effective. From supermarket brand serums […]

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Is BB cream right for me?

This wonder cream, according to Cosmo, is meant to be all-singing and all-dancing. It will give you a good base for makeup like a primer, even out complexion like a tinted moisturiser, cover minor imperfections and redness like a concealer, hydrate your skin like your day cream, brighten and perk-up a dull complexion and some […]

REN-ClearCalm-3-Clarifying-Clay-Cleanser-abloomnova.net_-800x533 Can you make your own cleanser at home?

Can you make your own cleanser at home?

We love REN ClearCalm 3 Clarifying Clay Cleanser with its combination of natural ingredients. With its blend of  French Kaolin Clay absorbs excess sebum and detoxifies impurities, Zinc Gluconate reduces sebum production. Salicilin, from Willow Bark, provides mild exfoliation to unclog blocked pores while anti-bacterial and anti-microbial actives purify the skin. An Essential Oil Complex […]

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Should I have a facial?

If you’re wondering whether you should treat yourself to a facial, our answer is a resounding yes. We would give everyone facial treatments for free if we could, because we think they are so important for mind, body and soul. They are a treat, but they are also incredibly powerful experience. The perfect antidote to […]

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How to retinoids work for ageing skin?

Retinoids minimise the appearance of wrinkles, bolster skin’s thickness and elasticity, slow the breakdown of collagen (which helps keep skin firm), and lighten brown spots caused by sun exposure, according to WebMD. “For dermatologists,” New Orleans dermatologist Patricia Farris, MD, says, “they’re a favorite because there’s so much science behind them.” “I recommend retinoids to […]

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REN clean skincare available at Abloomnova

Since its launch in 2000, REN has become a cult favourite amongst beauty editors and consumers and is now available in department stores, pharmacies and spas in over 50 countries around the world. According to their website, REN gives you groundbreaking product formulation, the latest hi-tech actives, rigorous product testing and clinically proven results. REN […]