Skin Series: Oily Skin

Oily skin (Seborrhea) is caused by excess skin oil. Androgen levels increase during puberty. Androgen is a hormone that is in both males and females. It signals to the Sebaceous of the skin telling it to mature, causing an increase in production of the oil. For some people […]

Skin Series: Dry Skin

Dry skin is a very common condition that is characterized by a lack of sufficient water in the epidermis, which can cause flakes and dry patches. In extreme cases dry skin can result in cracks and breaks in the skin. The epidermis is generally composed of lipid (fat) […]

Micellar Water: All You Need To Know

Micellar water has recently grown in popularity but do you know what it really is and is it really useful? The water has been widely available in french pharmacies for years but only recently has it developed a cult like following internationally and now are available ┬áanywhere in […]

Hello world!

Welcome to my blog all about the science behind skincare and what you can do to get your skin at its absolute best. Throughout the blog there will be advice on the best products for your skin type and profiles on the ingredients that could make all the […]