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Incorporating retinoids - my top tips (part 2)

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In case you missed last week, I gave a run down on retinoids and why I feel they’re the king of skincare! This week I wanted to share how I managed to build in a stronger retinoid (tretinoin 0.025%) for anti-ageing and congestion without any irritation or peeling. Disclaimer: Retinoids aren’t for everyone and if your skin is sensitive or if you have specific skin conditions then these products may not be for you. I encourage you to do your own research and if you’re considering prescription strength options, speak to a healthcare professional first to decide if it’s right...

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The lowdown on retinoids (part 1)

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Last year I experimented with a LOT of different products. I was curious about what people were using and wanted to try them for myself. As someone who has always had a pretty basic routine with little use of “actives” my skin REALLY freaked out. It got irritated initially and when I finally managed to get rid of that I noticed my skin started to get congested very easily and I seemed to be getting more breakouts than before. I tried using salicylic acid which helped a little but the issue didn’t really go away. I knew retinoids were an...

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Top tips for great skin (part 2)

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Top tips for great skin (part 2)

Following on from my previous post about top tips for the skin, today’s post looks more at other factors that affect the condition of our skin. I have a real interest in nutrition so I could have made this a lot more detailed but I didn't want you falling asleep on me! If you'd like to know more, please get in touch! Drink water: I’m not going to tell you how many cups or litres of water you need to drink as everyone is different and contrary to what we’re told, we don’t all need to drink the same amount of...

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