sensitive skin

  • How To Choose The Best Exfoliator For Your Skin Type

    “I have sensitive skin. Can I exfoliate?” “Last time I tried an exfoliator, my skin got so red and sore. Should I really give it another go?” “Exfoliation’s not working for me. I’ve tried every scrub under the sun to get rid of my pimples, but those nasty buggers are still there. What else can […]

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  • lixirskin night switch retinol 1% review

    Can I use AHAs/BHA and Retinoids Together?

    Can you use retinoids (like retinol) with AHAs/BHA exfoliants? The gossip on the grapevine changes every week. Some of us have heard rumours they can’t stand each other. Put them in the same room, they’ll neutralise each other and lose all their antiaging powers. But there are a few single voices who claim the feud’s […]

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  • Are hypoallergenic products really safer?

    What does hypoallergenic mean in skincare? Hint: it’s NOT safer. …. I’ll give you a moment to digest that. I know it’s a shock. If you’ve rosacea, eczema or just sensitive skin that throws a tantrum every time you try something new, you’re probably scouring the shops for safe products that won’t cause another flareup. […]

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