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Time for some Beard Magic

2020-06-10T03:56:21+00:00

Beards can be men’s best friend.  However, many men suffer horribly from shaving facial hair. Let’s start with the good news - as men have more facial hair than women, this allows their skin to age slower. Yes, the ability to grow a beard has its perks. Those hair follicles give men’s skin structure and help keep it wrinkle-free and shaving regularly exfoliates your face. It also provides sun protection! However, beards and shaving can cause any number of concerns that can be frustrating, disfiguring, and painful. Conditions such as… Pseudofolliculitis barbae: Also called “razor bumps,” Pseudofolliculitis barbae usually occurs in the [...]

Time for some Beard Magic2020-06-10T03:56:21+00:00

Looking a little cactus?

2020-06-18T05:23:16+00:00

This winter you can be forgiven for letting things go when it comes to hair removal. Boots, thick tights, and pants can disguise what lies beneath; this is not the best way to treat your hair. But did you know winter is the best time to start your permanent hair reduction program? Whether it’s Intense Pulsed Light (IPL), Laser and/or Electrolysis there are few things to consider before starting your treatments. These are the three points I consider critical… Hair colour… Ideally, your hair colour should be dark. Lighter hair can be treated (IPL combined with Radio Frequency is effective in [...]

Looking a little cactus?2020-06-18T05:23:16+00:00

I’ve had laser hair removal – what next?

2019-11-13T04:36:23+00:00

Laser or Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) hair removal treatments are a great way to permanently remove unwanted facial and body hair. However, to avoid unwanted reactions and to understand what is happening after your hair removal session here are a few helpful After your treatment, it’s normal to feel a sensation of warmth in the area – a bit like a mild sunburn. Your skin may also appear red in colour and the area around the follicle may become raised, these are normal side effects usually disappear 24 to 48 hours. Often these effects are more obvious after the first few [...]

I’ve had laser hair removal – what next?2019-11-13T04:36:23+00:00

EEEKK I’ve a BEARD…

2019-07-01T07:23:08+00:00

HELP! I’m a woman and I've got whiskers!  Hair doesn’t always behave, and often appears in places where we don’t want it. But why is it on my chin? First a little background... Did you know we’re born with every hair follicle we’ll ever have? And did you know those hair follicles are distributed all over our body – except for our feet and hands (unless, you’re a hobbit).   And over time our baby hair (known as vellus hair) turns into terminal hair (our thick, coarser hair) usually visible on our head, pubic area and underarms. For men that can also [...]

EEEKK I’ve a BEARD…2019-07-01T07:23:08+00:00

#13 Five Reasons to start your Permanent Hair Removal this Winter…

2019-06-18T23:11:28+00:00

Winter is the time you plan for summer. If you want to be summer ready – hair free, skin smooth and free of sun damage then you need to start planning now. Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) is your go to for a range of treatments including permanent hair reduction and skin rejuvenation. IPL works by using high-intensity pulses of visible light to improve the appearance of the skin, treat specific skin concerns and remove hair. It does this by targeting the lower layers of skin (dermis) without affecting the top layers of skin (epidermis). So, you receive a non-invasive and non-ablative [...]

#13 Five Reasons to start your Permanent Hair Removal this Winter…2019-06-18T23:11:28+00:00