Do you experience redness, burning or tingling after applying certain skincare products? Does your skin feel dry, scaly or itchy in certain environments? Does your skin often feel irritated and unhappy? If your answer is yes to any of these questions, or you suffer from acne, rosacea, dermatitis or eczema, chances are you have sensitive… Read More Dealing with Sensitive Skin
Here in the heat of the Middle East we love to have the look of a sun-kissed skin. I have already covered Safe Tanning tips in one of the previous posts, but the most sensible way of getting a bronze glow is a self-tan, no sun required! Jan Marini Bioglycolic Sunless Self Tanner – Not a… Read More Your Guide to A Safe Glow
Toners are probably one of the most misunderstood beauty products around. When are you supposed to use them? How are you supposed to use them? And most importantly, why should you use a toner? To tell you the truth, up until recently, I felt toner was an unnecessary step in my already long skincare routine.… Read More Do You Need a Toner?
Unless you’re rummaging through a mermaid’s medicine cabinet, you’ve probably never considered putting algae on your body. You may pause at the thought that the green, gooey substance you prefer to avoid while swimming in the sea might be the new skincare star, but the benefits are surprising and real. The therapeutic use of sea… Read More The Skincare Star of the Sea
Using a proper cleanser is one of the basic steps of skincare. When you cleanse your face, you are washing away a whole day (or night)’s worth of makeup and grime and also preparing your skin for the next steps in your skincare routine. The tricky part is finding the right cleanser; find one that’s… Read More Clean Slate: Our Favorite Cleansers
A luxurious, tax-free lifestyle notwithstanding, Dubai is famed for its cultural diversity. With a healthy mix of Western expats, Asians, Arabs and a good representation from Africa and the Indian Subcontinent, group shots in this desert city often resemble a Benetton ad. However, a colorful, diverse population does pose its challenges at the make-up counter:… Read More A Mineral Solution for all Skin Types and Tones
Every bride wants beautiful skin for her special day. After all, all eyes will be on you and you want to make sure they’re dazzled. But between finding the perfect dress, choosing the perfect venue and selecting a guest list without offending your future in-laws, it can be easy to let your skin take the… Read More Bridal Beauty Countdown
Healthy skin is important for men and women of all ages. Our skin is constantly being exposed to pollution and harmful rays of the sun. In a city like Dubai where weather conditions are constantly changing, you might find your skin turning dry and sensitive. That’s why it’s important to give your skin that little… Read More Do You Have Sensitive Skin?