Welcome to Remedies Beauty Blog

Here you'll find skincare tips and general advice along with news and events for the clinic.

Have you heard about the benefits of Omnilux light therapy?

What is Omnilux light therapy?   In the 1970’S NASA discovered that Light Emitting Diodes not only stimulated plants to grow,(they were researching growing vegetables in space), but it also helped skin to grow. It stimulated the cells and boosted collagen production....

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How To Look Younger Series. Part One-Men over 50

First up in our ‘How to look younger' series is advice for men, we have seen an increase in male clients coming to see us. We frequently get clients who feel they are starting to look older than they should. Remedies has 22 years of skin care knowledge and experience,...

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Beauty bloggers, and finding the right skincare for you!

Do you have the right Skincare Tool kit? This week I’m talking about the rise of the beauty blogger and the skincare recommendations that fill the internet. Last week, our fifth client since Christmas came in with an armful of products that they were using, to get...

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Get your skin glowing through the Winter

There are many reasons why our skin lacks lustre and glow. This time of year the environment often impacts on our skins normal cycle of rejuvenation. The cold air and winds combined with dry and dehydrating central heating leads to sensitivity, flushing and dryness,...

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Travel Series – Advice for Skiiers

Going skiing soon? You lucky thing! As well as packing lots of layers for your body, have you thought about your skin? Recent studies by the British Skin Foundation found that a huge 85% of people admit to getting sunburnt. 1 in 10 admitted to not wearing...

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The Future of Make-Up

Microblading and Permanent makeup with Daphne Microblading is so hot right now, everyone is talking about it including Vogue and Elle, and it’s a treatment that Daphne offers here for us at Remedies. What is it you may ask? Microblading and Permanent make up is a...

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The Power of the PEEL

What does peel mean, does something peel off? Firstly, no, it doesn’t. When we use the word peel, we mean a chemical peel, which sounds a lot scarier than it is. Sometimes to get really good results we have to kickstart the skin with something a little...

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Active Skin

Whether it’s outdoor sports like running, cycling, or tennis, or indoor workouts like yoga, spinning, or body pumps, your skin needs a little more attention when it’s active. The most obvious product of course if you are outside is a UV protection of 15, preferably...

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Acne series – PART TWO- Adult Acne!

One in five adults suffer with acne in their lifetime. Adult acne does not necessarily have any connection to previous teenage acne. The opposite to teenage acne, the skin is usually dry and dehydrated rather than oily. Lots of things can result in adult acne,...

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Acne series – PART ONE – Teenage Acne

Acne is most commonly associated with teenagers going through puberty, and often the symptoms cease towards the end of adolescence. However acne is now becoming more common in children aged 7-12, and up to 40% of teens will have already experienced acne. Often with...

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Non-surgical Alternatives

There are currently more than 800 million people over 60 in the world. The thought of going under the knife is a frightening one, with weeks off work and unknown results. However we all want to look younger for longer, and the skincare industry never stands still. So...

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Ingredients Explained- SILICONES

Are they the big bad wolf? Do they really block pores and what even is a silicone? So what is it? Silicones are ‘Any of a large group of fluid oils, rubbers, resins and compounds derived from silica, and which are water repellant, skin adherent and stable over a a...

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Happy Skin, Happy Man!

Ok, level with me boys. I know that facials and skincare products seem like a women's domain. But it really isn’t only for the fairer sex. If you had problems with your car you would go and see a mechanic, a bad back you’d see a chiropractor and skin issues… would be...

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Bad Skincare Habits & How to Fix Them!

This week I spoke to the girls about bad skin care habits we see a lot in the clinic. Here’s the common issues... PICKING We find clients come to us that have been squeezing their spots and blemishes. Constant picking will cause marking and scarring.Please avoid using...

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Spring Makeup!

Spring is finally here-hurrah! As the days are now getting lighter and brighter, we can throw open the windows and at last fold away our thick jumpers. Our skincare starts to get lighter, and so does our makeup. Jane Iredale have launched some beautiful new colours,...

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Laser Tattoo Removal

Over the past decade the rising trend in body art has left many people with numerous tattoos all over there body, and its incredible how the trends in body art have changed so quickly. When going to get a tattoo nobody ever thinks their design will go out of fashion!...

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Ingredients Explained : VITAMIN C

The use of Vitamin C is a growing trend in skincare and something many turn to at this time of year to help fight off the common cold. It is a potent antioxidant, thus helping to combat the detrimental effects of pollution and sun exposure. It is also a skin...

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