facial wipes

Facial wipes – are they bad for your skin?

facial wipes

Facial wipes – are they a problem for your skin?
The short answer is yes.
I know we are all busy and sometimes the thought of cleansing seems like an arduous task but it’s a very important basic to get right as part of your skin care routine. Wipes can be appealing for convenience but there are plenty of other quick alternatives that are effective and wont damage your skin.

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ROSACEA

April was designated as Rosacea awareness month by The National Rosacea Association to educate the public on this chronic skin condition.  Today I wanted to discuss rosacea but also some tips  which can help manage and control symptoms. Rosacea is a chronic inflammatory skin condition which affects a high percentage of the population. It is considered to be chronic and without […]

Acne

ACNE

Having personally suffered with acne on and off since my early teens I know how upsetting it can be to have skin issues at any age. I must say on the plus side as a girl I was always very thankful for the high coverage foundations that I packed on not knowing they were causing […]

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RETINOL – YOUR SKIN’S BEST FRIEND

When asked what my desert island product is I find it very difficult to get my list down to one thing.  In fact the furthest I can whittle my collection of potions down is three products, a sunscreen, anti-oxidant serum and a constant supply of retinol.  Having previously suffered from acne I work hard at […]

Jeanne Brophy Blog

SUN PROTECTION

As I’m writing this its lashing rain outside and an all round pretty miserable morning but like every other day I wouldn’t leave the house without a generous application of my favourite sunscreen.  Many people wonder particularly in our climate if its necessary to use SPF year round.  The answer is an all resounding yes!  Let […]