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Are you slowly killing your eye lashes?

2019-02-15T01:24:23+00:00

Are you using your face cleanser to remove your eye makeup? Or even worse, not at all? Big Mistake! You could be slowly reducing the length and strength or your eyelashes (not to mention increasing wrinkles) if you use your everyday facial cleanser to remove eye makeup. Do your eyes and eyelashes a really, really big favour - here are THREE great reasons to use a specialized eye makeup remover correctly every night. It’s a no Brainer Removing eye makeup may seem like a no-brainer step in your skincare routine, but doing it the wrong way (or worse, not at all) can lead to [...]

Are you slowly killing your eye lashes?2019-02-15T01:24:23+00:00

#6 Do I Really Need Eye Cream?

2019-02-13T03:19:52+00:00

There are many reasons why you may think you don’t need an eye cream… You may think your daily moisturiser will do the trick (it won’t), that skin is skin – the eye area is no different to the rest of my face (it is) and I get Botox so there’s no need (yes, there is). Let’s start with the skin around the eye area. Your eye area is one of the first areas to show signs of premature ageing (hello, Botox) – fine lines and wrinkles appear due to squinting and constant movement.  Plus, your skin is more fragile, finer [...]

#6 Do I Really Need Eye Cream?2019-02-13T03:19:52+00:00

#5 Honey, I’ve had a little something done…

2019-02-11T00:13:04+00:00

 Remember this… “Honey, I’ve had a little something done” Sam from Sex and the City calls Carrie with the news of her “impulse” chemical peel and it doesn’t go well. In fact, it was an epic disaster! However, this is not how it should work. Why? Your skin is unique - just like your fingerprint, you're one of a kind. That's why "a one size fits all" is not how we approach your skin journey. Your treatment journey starts with Complete Skin Consult where your Expert Skin Therapist creates a treatment plan to address your skin [...]

#5 Honey, I’ve had a little something done…2019-02-11T00:13:04+00:00

#1 Are you old before your time?

2019-01-15T20:14:25+00:00

Did you know your body naturally produces 300 billion cells every day? Now that’s WOW! But there’s a downside… After the age of 30, the quality of those cells starts deteriorating and this is when we can see the beginnings of ageing skin. Genetics (or intrinsic ageing) accounts for 30% of your skin’s ageing. (Yes, you can blame Mum and Dad). The other 70% of ageing occurs from environmental (or extrinsic) factors. Those factors include... Sun Exposure Pollution Smoking Incorrect Skin Care Perfume Makeup (when not removed correctly) And unfortunately, our Australian lifestyle can accelerate our ageing. In fact, a recent [...]

#1 Are you old before your time?2019-01-15T20:14:25+00:00

Why Zits don’t have to be the pits…

2019-01-11T04:14:45+00:00

The journey from child to teenager is a roller coaster of hormonal fuelled changes. 2018 Ultraceuticals Real Visible Results Finalists - Acne And the journey means there’s going to be some unwanted bumps and spots along the way. It’s possible to minimise and reduce acne with a systematic approach that doesn’t require drugs or harsh topical chemicals. Let’s first look at … WHAT CAUSES ACNE & CONGESTION? Blame Mum or Dad… Our skin type is often inherited, which means the size and number of oil glands in the skin is determined by our genetic makeup. The levels of androgenic [...]

Why Zits don’t have to be the pits…2019-01-11T04:14:45+00:00

#4 Is your skin struggling this summer?

2019-01-15T21:31:23+00:00

Then you need to get glowing… Here are a number of our targeted treatment programs designed to revitalise, repair and restore your skin that are safe, effective and work. During the height of Australia's summer, your skin constantly struggles against sun, salt, chlorine, hot wind and extremes of heat. This means your skin’s supporting structures - collagen (which give the skin fullness or that plumped look) and elastin (which give the skin the ability to bounce back) get a hammering.  And the sun is your number 1 enemy. Prolonged and unprotected exposure to UV radiation destroys collagen and elastin resulting in [...]

#4 Is your skin struggling this summer?2019-01-15T21:31:23+00:00

#2 Six Reasons you NEED Microdermabrasion to Get your Skin Glowin’

2019-02-08T03:58:52+00:00

Microdermabrasion to get your skin GLOWING Looking for your skin to look WOW! What is Microdermabrasion? Great question! Microdermabrasion is an effective deep mechanical exfoliation to remove dead skin cells from the surface of your skin. This means your skin will immediately look and feel brighter and smoother without any downtime. Can I have it before my next big event? Sure, can! It’s the ideal treatment before your do – birthday bash, Melbourne Cup, School Reunion, Christmas party. What about my wedding? TBH – I wouldn’t have it immediately before my wedding. While the chances of an adverse [...]

#2 Six Reasons you NEED Microdermabrasion to Get your Skin Glowin’2019-02-08T03:58:52+00:00

#3 Are you suffering from “Inflamm-ageing”?

2019-01-15T20:52:22+00:00

Have you seen how quickly an apple starts to brown after you have taken a bite?  The apple is suffering from “Inflamm-ageing – the culprit – free radical damage or oxidative stress.  And oxidative stress is happening all around us and has a major impact on the bodies ageing process. This inflammatory process impacts how fast our skin ages and is further accelerated by external sources such as... Sun Exposure Pollution Smoking Smartphones Computer Screens And often the first signs of  “Inflamm-ageing” appear on our skin in the form of; Wrinkles, Fine lines, Sagging skin, Reddened skin Brown [...]

#3 Are you suffering from “Inflamm-ageing”?2019-01-15T20:52:22+00:00