Mineral makeup started its craze a few years ago and it remains the most sought after type of makeup. The benefits of mineral makeup are many, but there are still false facts lurking around and so we’ve created a handy ‘True or False’ list to help you on your makeup way, plus our favourite picks for mineral makeup!
We have a new range with us here at Skin Oracle and we love it already! Ideal for those on a budget, but still want good skincare products and, more importantly, skincare products that are actually going to make a difference!
Washing your face on an evening is an essential part of everyone’s skincare regime. We’re not just talking about the ladies needing to remove makeup (although, that is important!) an evening cleanse is essential for all skin types!
An ever-popular brand here at Skin Oracle has always been Exuviance and one of their most popular products has to be the Evening Restorative Complex. Suitable for all skin types, this wonder-cream continues to be one of our best sellers and it’s an ideal product for those looking to repair photo-damaged skin and help to actively treat the signs of ageing.
When throwing yourself into your skincare regime and searching for the best products on the market, it is paramount to be able to correctly identify your skin type. Your skin is cleverer than you think and it can react to chemicals it deems are just not suitable and this can cause the opposite effect with what you are trying to achieve with your skincare products.
There are two types of people in this world. The type who does not apply sunscreen and gets sunburnt and the type who does apply sunscreen, but misses those key areas and gets sunburnt anyway. Either way, sunburnt skin is preventable and can ruin an otherwise lovely holiday. However, we’ll try to not to lecture you too much during this blog (even if you really really should be applying sunscreen).
Anyone can suffer from irritated or inflamed skin and this can show itself in the form of bumps, redness, blisters and patches of itchy skin. There are many aspects that can contribute to an irritated complexion. Even skincare that is specifically formulated to soothe the skin can be to blame for a flare up.
Exfoliating the skin can help promote a softer and clearer complexion. However, over exfoliating can strip the skin of its natural oils, leading to oiler, drier and more compromised skin. It’s important to find the right balance with your exfoliation and also the best products to suit your individual needs, but a good option to look at would definitely be the Elemis Gentle Rose Exfoliator. Continue reading
As skincare advisors, we get asked all the time, ‘what does a toner do?’ and ‘Do I really need one?’. Well, a toner is used to balance the pH level in the skin after cleansing. It can also be used to unblock pores, eradicate oils, dirt and cleanser residue from the skin to avoid breakouts.