Turmeric Sensitive Skin

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By now, you have probably heard about the claimed health benefits of turmeric. It is touted as a naturally powerful painkiller, anti-inflammatory, even an anti-depressant. According to an article on BBC.co.uk “there are at least 200 compounds in turmeric, but there’s one that scientists are …interested in …curcumin” (BBC Article). Curcumin is the compound that […]

Sensitive vs Sensitised Skin

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We hear a lot of complaints in the salon about clients having sensitive skin: Certain products create itchy, red or irritated skin; the cold weather makes skin feel dry and tight; red wine or chocolate causes redness and breakouts. We’re often asked for advice on how to cure these issues. Part of our Face Mapping […]

Skin Sensitivity Risk

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Skin sensitivity is one of the most common issues we see in the salon. From people who have had a reaction to a product such as make up, tint, or soap, to those suffering with systemic genetic issues like rosacea. Sensitivity exists because your skin is not operating at it’s optimum. This month we are […]