Will having Botox hurt? The truth is, if there’s a needle involved, it might hurt a little, you will feel something.  I am often asked ‘Do Botox injections hurt?’  The key to this, as with any injection, is to try to relax (easier for some than others, I know). Often it’s the…(Read More)

When it comes to cosmetic procedures and products, working out whether they’re vegan or not can be more complicated than you’d first think.  ‘A vegan is defined as a person who does not eat or use any animal products’ With over 7% of the UK population calling themselves vegan now, some of these…(Read More)

Here it is, my first review!  Im very excited about doing these because not only do I get to try out new treatments but I get to share my findings with you.  Yay! I’ll jump straight in… Over the past few months I’ve been having IPL (Intense Pulse Light) on my face to…(Read More)

Celebrities like Victoria Beckham and Cameron Diaz have both suffered from, and overcome acne in their adult life – so there is relief out there! I often get asked ‘Why am I getting spots at my age?’ Fact:  More than 80% of cases of adult acne occur in women, and reported cases are rapidly on the…(Read More)

I am excited to share some news with you! I have introduced another skin procedure to my services – I trained with this brand last year and have been trialling and testing it out and watching the results since then and I am pleased to say I really like it and so did my first few…(Read More)

Product focus- Retexturing Activator This gorgeous dual-action serum simultaneously exfoliates skin and replenishes moisture for radiant and smoother looking skin.  I love to apply this before bed at night and leave it to work its magic – then wake up with super hydrated and smooth skin! Benefits: Helps to renew the epidermis by resurfacing it…(Read More)

Simply put, pigmentation is the colour in our skin ( hair and eyes). We all have different amounts of pigment in our skin and this is determined by the amount of melanin (the colour) which our bodies produces. The amount of melanin produced depends on two things: One – Your skin type Two – The amount…(Read More)

Hi everyone and welcome to The skin Nurse LOVES, my newest Blog! As a passionate dermatology/cosmetic Nurse you can imagine how much I love all things skin related. I already write regular blogs on injectables and all things to do with skin-health and now I want to start testing and reviewing some of…(Read More)

I always get excited when a new Skinceuticals product is released. …not because I get invited to a launch evening in a posh London hotel and not because I get a new toy to play with… but mostly because Skinceuticals products are tried, tested, researched, improved and finally formulated with clinical studies to prove they…(Read More)