The Top Four Skincare Mistakes

By | 2018-02-19T23:45:10+00:00 February 19th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|

What is going on? Skincare can be a minefield!  If you’re reading this blog and you like to have a facial, we can safely assume that you like to keep your skin in good condition. It’s easy to forget the small things, and with so much conflicting advice, how can you be sure that you’re doing [...]

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Massage the Headache Away Instead

By | 2018-01-03T22:47:07+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Categories: Wellbeing|

Headaches are a common problem. According to the World Health Organisation, they are one of the most common disorders of the nervous system, and almost half of the adult population have had a headache at least once in the last year. If you reach for the paracetamol every time you get a sore head, you are [...]

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Lash Lifting

By | 2018-01-03T23:13:15+00:00 September 23rd, 2017|Categories: Treatments|

  Introducing Elleebana One Shot Lash Lift It has been a while since I updated my blog posts so I wanted to use the opportunity of taking on a shiny new treatment and new tinting brand to change that fact. September marks the end of summer and the countdown to the start of Christmas (Diwali or [...]

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Time to put a spring back in your step with Footlogix

By | 2017-10-21T15:58:06+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Categories: Treatments|

What is Footlogix? March signals the start of spring.  It is the perfect opportunity to introduce our new “MediPedi" to put the spring back in your step. Footlogix is the worlds first PEDICEUTICAL® mousse foot care line. It is the brainchild of Dr Katharin Von Gavel, a pioneer within the foot care industry. Since 1982 she has [...]

7 Free Nail Polish and all its glory

By | 2017-10-21T15:59:24+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Categories: Advice, Wellbeing|

They say knowledge is power I know a lot about nails and all things manicure BUT I am never too old to learn. 2017 is all about expanding my horizons and learning new things.  This year I intend to visit a few new destinations, attend a few beauty courses and spend my free time reading text books [...]

Has January left you feeling a little blue?

By | 2017-01-10T22:33:38+00:00 January 10th, 2017|Categories: Advice, Wellbeing|

Happy New Year I cannot believe that we are already two weeks into the New Year. Christmas seems like such a distant memory, all the indulgence, alcohol and late nights have left their imprint on our skin and now we all seek ways to live a healthier way of life. This is the time of year [...]

It’s a time for you to celebrate

By | 2017-02-13T22:24:58+00:00 November 27th, 2016|Categories: Advice, Wellbeing|

December is referred to as a month of multicultural holiday celebration. Christmas, Chanukah, Kwanzaa and 3 Kings day to name but a few! The count down has begun to one of the biggest religious celebrations in Christianity and we are looking forward to spending times with our loved ones, eating and drinking until our hearts are [...]

How is this winter going to affect you?

By | 2017-02-13T22:22:18+00:00 October 2nd, 2016|Categories: Advice|

What will the winter do to your skin and nails? At the time of writing I am stuck indoors on my finals days due to a tropical storm that has been aptly named “Matthew” on the sandy shores of Barbados.  I highly recommend this destination but stay away from hurricane season as the beach time might be [...]

The Importance of Self Care and Mindfulness

By | 2017-02-13T22:27:14+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Categories: Wellbeing|

As a beauty therapist I love to talk about self care and mindfulness.  I am always recommending treatment frequencies to my clients as a way of introducing this into their routines. Some choose to accept my recommendations whilst others feel that the services that are on offer are an indulgence and should only be experienced more infrequently. [...]

What is the Hype Surrounding Hot Stones?

By | 2016-12-01T12:53:08+00:00 July 26th, 2016|Categories: Treatments, Wellbeing|

What are Hot Stones? The use of hot stones in massage dates back to China and its use can be traced back to more than 2000 years ago. The hot stones used in this type of massage are usually basalt stones from black volcanic rock that has been smoothed by the streams of the surrounding rivers [...]