We all have it, we try to look after it, but how many of us can confidently say what skin type we are and what products are right for us? By reading this you should be able to have a better insight and understanding of the different skin types and most importantly your skin type. Oily Underneath your skin are glands called sebaceous glands. These glands are … Continue reading What is your skin type?
We are all aware of any skin imperfections, big or small. We all have them and it should not be anything to be ashamed of and don’t forget that your celebrities idols and that girl in work with perfect complexion and flawless skin also has imperfections and one thing is for sure- they are not 100% happy with their appearance either! Most of us are aware … Continue reading Top Products For Scarring And Pigmentation
Not too long ago, the “matte look” was trending and us make-up fanatics were looking like porcelain beauties. However, recently the trend has done a 180 turn and now the trend is the “dewy look”. Did we suddenly realise we aged and therefore needed to look fresher? Who knows, but one thing is for sure, if you do it right you can look like a … Continue reading How To Get That Dewy Look
Day 1 – I will admit I am the ultimate lazy girl when it comes to skincare, the idea of applying multiple products morning and night, and a mask every now and then just seems like too much hard work! So when the opportunity came up of trialling a supplement tablet (from our new brand Oskia) that promises, not only to give you glowing skin, … Continue reading MSM Supplements
Brand name: Proverb- Pronounced “Prov-erb” Founded: United Kingdom, by Luke and Kirstie Sherriff What makes them special: Proverb are the men’s skin care brand to take the understanding of elite sports nutrition and apply it to a 360 approach to skin, body and mindset. With their clear and efficient 4 products x 4 movements x 4 minutes programme, men who use Proverb feel comfortable using … Continue reading Who are Proverb?
Flat, fine, thick, curly, straight, frizzy, dry, oily or limp. We hair obsessed types will never be 100% happy, but hopefully with a bit of guidance you will hopefully not end up having a Britney moment! We all have hair goals, sometimes all it takes is the right product. Fine and flat hair can be transformed by adding volume. Here are our top shampoo recommendations … Continue reading Our Recommendations For Fine, Flat Hair
Brand Name: delilah – Pronounced “de-lie-lah” (always with a little d) Founded: United Kingdom, by Rupert Kingston, Hannah Nicholson and Juliet White. What makes them special: The idea to build a boutique make-up company and help a client create an image of them selves where they feel confident and beautiful, with ease and high end products. Ingredient Information: Iron oxides (colour pigments) Talcum (powder) Sodium dehydroacetate (cosmetic preservative) Tocopheryl … Continue reading Who are delilah?
Brand Name: Caudalie – Pronounced “Caw-da-lee” Founded: In France by Mathilda and husband Bertrand in 1993 What makes them special: Caudalie originally established in Bordeaux at the heart of the vineyards on the family estate by a woman called Mathilda, with the help of her husband Bertrand they began to build a skincare empire and go on to sell their natural skin care range internationally Ingredient Information: Organic … Continue reading Who are Caudalie?
Many of us suffer from blemishes and congested skin, our first thought is to grab the concealer and cover it all up. Here at B&U we believe in educating our customers to know the best products to tackle the problem head on. It can be embarrassing when redness and blocked pores are shining through your make-up, this is why we are here to guide you … Continue reading Top Ten Products For Blemishes and Congested Skin
Brand Name: Thalgo –Pronounced “Tal-go” Founded: South of France in 1968 by pharmacist, Andre Bouclet What makes them special: The beautiful thing about Thalgo is that all their product development happens in the same marine centre in the South of France. Using all natural algae and thalassa, not adding any artificial colours and preservatives. Their products really bring the seaside to your home. Ingredient information: Thalassa- Simply, … Continue reading Who are Thalgo?
If you are anything like us, the first sign of sun and you are throwing on the first pair of shorts you can find and grabbing the best spot to catch some rays. In all the excitement we don’t always think about the health risks and dangers involved in sitting in the sun all day. There are hundreds of sun care products on the market … Continue reading Top Ten Sun Protection Products
Here at Bath & Unwind, we have recently taken on Caudalie Vinoperfect Brightening Essence, so we thought we should explain what an essence actually is. Essence -noun An extract or concentrate obtained from a plant or other matter and used for flavouring or scent. Synonyms: extract, concentrate, quintessence, distillate, elixir, abstraction, juice, tincture, solution, dilution. OK, time to drop the knowledge bomb! Essence is a … Continue reading What is an Essence?
Here at Bath & Unwind HQ we are loving The Konjac Sponge Company, that is like no other. We have been lucky enough to have an insight into the company and learn more about these phenomenal sponges. When we knew this brand would launch we were given a sponge to try, I was given the pink clay, for tired, devitalised skin. I instantly loved the … Continue reading Who are The Konjac Sponge Company?
We have all heard the phrase sensitive skin and there are many beauty products on the market specifically designed for sensitive skin. But what does it actually mean to have sensitive skin: Our skin barrier should keep things that irritate the skin way, acting like a shield. For this to work our skin must contain the correct amount of moisture. Our skin is exposed to … Continue reading Top 10 Products For Sensitive Skin
We all know and love Tea Tree, not only for the distinctive scent but the diverse uses and benefits. Tea tree oil is a light yellow coloured oil that is extracted from the leaves of the melaleuca alternifolia. The plant itself is native to Australia. Here are some of the many common uses for tea tree oil: Acne Bacterial infections Chickenpox Cold sores Earaches Head … Continue reading Tea Tree: Our Top Product Picks