Avene Physiolift


  From speaking to women on this blog and speaking to friends many of us feel that anti-ageing skincare can be too stringent for use on sensitive skin or are expensive/ ineffective when used.   Retinol, Hylaronic Acid and collagen remain pillars of anti ageing treatments recommended by dermatologists.  However retinol can be difficult to use […]

Avene Physiolift Precision Wrinkle Filler


  A regular question I get is from women who want to their skin to look younger but don’t want to take the step of injectable solutions. Young skin is awash with hyaluronic acid, collagen and elastin.  Unfortunately when we get older we lose these components leading to sagging, wrinkles and lines.  Therefore the obvious […]

La Roche Posay Redermic R

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  Hi everyone.  One of my very favorite things to do when I have a spare hour is to  sit down with a magazine and read it cover to cover – no interruptions.  Publications are always full of advertising for cosmetics and skincare, a lot of which can be misleading.  In recent years we have […]

Neostrata Skin Active


Hi Everyone, As I have a nursing background I always look for products which have scientific background so there not just safe , but also will deliver the results they promise. I’ve always been a fan of Neostrata as it was founded by Drs. Eugene Van Scott (Dermatologist and Master of Dermatology of the American Academy of Dermatology AAD) […]

Anthelios XL Unifying Cream-Compact SPF 50+

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  As you all know i love my sunfactors but I think i’ve fallen in love with a new one.  This little beauty from La Roche is a must have for the summer whether your staying at home or flying abroad.  Both its UVA and UVB protection exceeds the highest European standards.  The cream is parben and preservative free , […]

Neostrata Skin Active Matrix Support SPF 30

I have a new favorite product folks.  Its Neostratas Skin Active Matrix Support with SPF 30.  It has 3 main ingrediants peptides, vitamin A and retinoids. These ingrediants promote collagen production, increase cell turnover and reduce pigmentation marks.  Good i hear you say but better as it has a factor 30 built in. It has […]