Cheat Sheet – How to POP a spot

As much as any dermatologist will tell you not to pop, the fact is that you do. We do. You know you do, I know…

Effaclar Anti-Blemish System – Trial Results

Exactly three months ago I asked two people to test the new 2 step kit from Effaclar that included the cleanser, new toner and the…

Beauty Myths No.6 – Having spots means you …

Most of the people I see have normal/dry/sensitive skin with spots. This is very different to acne. I’ve only ever referred 3 people for roaccutane…

Cheat Sheet – Sudden breakouts – what to do …

Last week happened to be half term and coincided with me falling off the ‘face’ wagon. You know what I mean, you drink things you…

balance Me Cleanse and Smooth Face Balm (…

balance Me (their spelling) are an old favourite – if you like ‘natural’ products that really are ‘natural’ – this brand is for you. What…

Aesop Petitgrain Hydrating Body Gel and Control …

Launching at Aesop counters today, this revolutionary Petitgrain Body Gel is a beautiful addition to the Aesop family. Perfect for the warmer weather, it is…

Cheat Sheet – Spots

Spots. Oh Spots. So many of the emails I receive asking for skin advice start with ‘Can you help me with my spots…?’ – and…

Cheat Sheet – Spots

Zits. Pustules. Papules. Wheals. Comedones. Milia. There are lots of things that happen to the skin – especially on the face – on a regular…