The verdict I float out into the street feeling relaxed, refreshed and incredibly clean. Nataliya presses a tiny bottle of orange powder into my palm. ”I can’t tell you what’s in it”, she whispers. ”It’s a secret. But you’ll never get spots on your chin again.” . She’s right – within 24 hours my skin looks clear, bright and healthier than ever and the spots on my chin, which I’ve battled with for years, have completely vanished. This former skincare refusenik is about to become horribly high-maintenance.
The Sunday Times
SAY YES TO: THE ANIMAL-FRIENDLY VEGAN FACIAL BY NATALIYA ROBINSON
This week’s beauty guinea pig is skincare refusenik Ellie Austin. She tests a facial designed for plant-lovers. The USP A facial for people who want to avoid animal-derived products, whether for health or ethical reasons. It involves the same steps as your everyday omnivore facial, but with creams, serums and masks that are 100% sourced … Continuedcontinue reading »
Bubbles on the skin
Sparkling water is surprisingly refreshing for the skin. It cleanses the pores and makes the skin feel plump. Most importantly washing your skin with sparkling water or using it instead of an ordinary toner is beneficial for all skin types without any side effects such as skin irritation when compared to traditional commercial skin care products. … Continuedcontinue reading »
What Is Manual Lymph Drainage?
Last year I studied for my qualification in Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD) in Los Angeles. But what exactly is MLD and how can it benefit you? MLD is a massage technique that was developed by Denmark’s Dr Emil Vodder in the 1930s. It soon became popular in Europe as a way of dramatically improving the … Continuedcontinue reading »