Sun Protection: The Basics

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It’s coming to that time of the year where people start eagerly greeting the sun, or book summer sun holidays. It’s also the time of year that sun protection cream gets purchased, and haphazardly applied. Every year people burn in their attempt to tan, or simply because they forget to apply an SPF everywhere. What […]

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 “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 […]

What is a Chemical Peel

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BioSurface Peel When it comes to your skin there is one treatment that is guaranteed to raise eyebrows when you mention it, or strike fear into the heart of clients: chemical peel. The idea of a chemical peel is unsettling for many as it denotes red, raw skin and weeks of healing shut away from […]

Facelift Facial Without Surgery

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Here at Beauty Gallery we offer a special facelift facial utilising microcurrent to re-educate facial muscles, combined with the results driven Dermalogica products. We bring cutting edge innovations to the salon with the BT-Nano®. The BT-Nano® system is the ultimate mini system, utilising the exclusive patented Suzuki Sequencing™ platform. Signature facials include the Dermalogica Skin […]