Welcome to Remedies Beauty Blog

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

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. Opposite to teenage acne, the skin rather than being oily is usually dry and dehydrate. 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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Product Launches January Part 2 

The second product to launch this month is Dermalogica’s Daily Superfoliant, a new addition to their much lauded AgeSmart range. Daily Microfoliant is an award-winning and much loved product, and blesses bathroom shelves all over the world. This new product is the...

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Coconut Oil

I’ve been reading a lot about coconut oil online recently, it seems to be on every Pinterest board, and in every beauty magazine. Perhaps it’s to do with the thought of dreamy sandy beaches with sparkling tropical seas, and sipping coconut milk on a sun lounger that...

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Product launches January

We have had some new products arrive this month and we are always looking at how they can work with us at the clinic. One of the products we really like is from Medik8 and they are so excited about it they have given it its own flashy new website here! The science -...

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Jessica’s Story

This week we are sharing a client’s experience with one of our therapists Alexis. Jessica “I came to Remedies for breakouts on my forehead, and scarring from a laser treatment that burnt my skin. After 3 N-Lite’s and 8 Omnilux sessions my breakouts have stopped and at...

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Masterchef Skin!

As the Masterchef series hots up to the finals, we have noticed the chefs skin appears to suffer from redness and breakouts. Reasons Stress! It releases hormones which affect the sebaceous glands and cell turnover. Hence if the poor chef has even mild acne, rosacea or...

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Christmas Skincare Gift Boxes

  Top Banner: Environ Christmas Box inc AVST 1/2/3 £156 or AVST 4/5 £162.00 From Top left:  Environ Christmas Cracker including a Vita Peptide Eye Gel (formerly C-Quence eye gel) £41.50, Dermalogica Christmas set prices from £15.50,  Medik8 Ultimate night kit,...

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Let’s talk about… Stretch Marks

Stretch marks are unsightly pink/red/white stripes, usually on areas of the body where recent weight loss has occurred e.g. post-pregnancy across the abdomen and breasts. I asked Remedies owner Wendy her advice on this subject. Wendy recommends a two-pronged attack....

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