Matis-Reponse-Delicate-Absolute-Soothing-Serum-abloomnova.net_-800x756 Why does skin get irritated?
Matis, Problem skin, Sensitive skin, Skincare Advice

Why does skin get irritated?

Skin can get irritated for a variety of reasons. Skin-care products, laundry detergents and clothing materials can sometimes have an adverse reaction on skin, causing irritation. Likewise, foods and beverages may react poorly with your body, and the irritation can manifest on the skin. According to LeafTV, sun exposure, hormonal fluctuations and hair removal methods […]

Dr.-Hauschka-Cleansing-Cream-abloomnova.net_-714x800 How to calm sensitive skin
Dr. Hauschka, Sensitive skin

How to calm sensitive skin

Looking after sensitive skin can be so tricky. However, once you know the basics, you can adopt a few tricks to keep your skin calm and blemish-free. Here’s some tips from Marie Claire as well as a product recommendation from us, which is popular amongst our sensitive-skinned sisters. Remove makeup before you cleanse It’s more […]

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Dehydrated skin, Dr Spiller, Dry skin, Sensitive skin

The wonders of hyaluronic acid

Heard of hyaluronic acid? Wonder why such a scary-sounding ingredient is heralded as one of the most important components of skincare? Well, it may sound scary but it’s actually very natural, according to LiveStrong. The polymer hyaluronic acid is an important natural component of skin produced by fibroblast skin cells, which decreases as you age. […]

Dr.-Spiller-Biomimetic-Skin-Care-Sensitive-Toner-with-Aloe-Abloomnova.net_-635x800 How do I know if I have sensitive skin?
Dr Spiller, Dry skin, Problem skin, Sensitive skin, Skin advice

How do I know if I have sensitive skin?

If you suspect that you suffer from sensitive skin, it’s important to determine as soon as you start seeing the signs. Many people say they have sensitive skin because skin care products, or household products that contact their skin, cause stinging, burning, redness, or tightness. Or they say they have it because even though they have no visible […]

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Demanding Skin, La Biosthetique, Sensitive skin

Could your skin benefit from bisabolol?

One of our most exciting finds is bisabolol. This is a dream for blemished skin and could be just what you need if your skin is prone to flareups. That’s why we love La Biosthetique Masque Clarte — Smooth Purifying Mask is perfect for combating blemishes: the gentle cleansing mask Masque Clarté features multiple properties – […]

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Matis, Sensitive skin

Washing sensitive skin

As anyone with sensitive skin knows, it’s very difficult to look after it without the risk of upsetting it. If you struggle with your skin, here’s some tips (courtesy of Cleure.com) that could come in handy next face cleansing time. 1. Know Your Sensitive Skin Type With sensitive skin, it’s not only important to know […]

Dr.-Spiller-Alpenrausch-Organic-Soothing-Moisturising-Emulsion-abloomnova.net_-800x600 How to care for irritated skin
Dr Spiller, Problem skin, Sensitive skin, Skin advice

How to care for irritated skin

Sensitive skin is no laughing matter. Some have suffered from it since childhood, with allergy issues, eczema and other dermatological problems. For others, it’s something that just springs up, out of nowhere. A change in medication, the menopause or something inexplicable can all cause irritated skin. So, what is causing this problem, and how can […]

Dr.-Spiller-Biomimetic-Skin-Care-Azulen-Cream-Mask-abloomnova.net_-800x533 Why azulene is one of the best skin calmers around
Dr Spiller, Sensitive skin

Why azulene is one of the best skin calmers around

If you suffer from sensitive, intolerant skin and you haven’t discovered azulene yet, prepare to have your world upside down. But what is it? We turned to WiseGeek.com to find out more. Azulene, named after the Spanish word for «blue,» azul, is an organic compound derived from the steam distillation of chamomile. The oil obtained […]

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Ella Bache, Sensitive skin

How to get smooth skin

If you’re wondering how to get smooth skin, you’re probably suffering from intolerant, sensitive skin. This can be caused by so many things. Firstly, and most commonly, genetics and diet can be to blame. Look at members of your family and review your diet. The former you cannot do much about, the latter you could probably […]

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Dr. Hauschka, Sensitive skin

What’s causing the redness on my skin?

Not sure what’s causing red skin, blemishes and extra sensitivity? We look at some of the many causes behind skin that just flares up — seemingly for no apparent reason. You’re using too many exfoliating products. Moisturisers, scrubs, and astringent toners with glycolic acid are problematic. Overly vigorous exfoliation with these products can also traumatize […]

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Anti Aging, Maria Galland, Sensitive skin

How the humble conker can transform your appearance

Did you think the humble horsechestnut was simply for playing games in autumn? The conker actually has some valuable properties which are utilised in products like Maria Galland Special Cream for Sensitive Skin. Thanks to herbhedgerow.co.uk for the science behind the humble horsechestnut. Some of the most interesting properties in horse chestnut are the saponins […]