• By: zoe
  • Published: Mar 06, 2017
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Make time for a massage!

‘I’m just too busy; I can’t spare the time for a massage.’ It’s something we hear a lot, both in and outside of the salon. Many people are under the misapprehension that an hour of pampering is an hour that’s somehow ‘wasted’, an extra 60 minutes that could be spent staring at a computer screen or checking emails. Yet it’s often the busiest people who could benefit most from a massage. Taking one hour – or even just half an hour if that’s really all you can manage – out of your schedule, could have far-reaching benefits for your mind...

Six steps to being party perfect!

As we gear up for Christmas and New Year parties, your face will thank you for the TLC it receives in the weeks and months beforehand. There’s little to be gained from last minute fixes the day before a festive bash, and trying out a harsh new mask or peel could do more harm than good; who wants a bright red allergic reaction to contrast with the glamorous little black dress? A good basic skincare regime, teamed with healthy diet, is the only way to guarantee the flawless, radiant glow perfect for the Christmas party season. So it’s as important...

Facing up to winter

The sun kissed glow of summer is fading, replaced instead by the rosy cheeks of winter. Facing the elements unprotected, our skin has to deal with both the drying affects of central heating and of the biting frosty winds. Cold weather and low humidity takes moisture from the skin, leaving it dry and vulnerable to cracking and bleeding. Add to that, the fact that we’re less likely to be exercising as much, may be eating less nutrient-rich salads, and are taking on fewer glasses of water, and it’s no wonder that your face shows signs of suffering during the cold...