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ONION FACE TREATMENTS – TARGETTING MANY SKIN CONDITIONS

ONION FACE TREATMENTS – TARGETTING MANY SKIN CONDITIONS

NATURAL FACE/ SKIN TREATMENT FOR MANY SKIN CONDITIONS ONION FACE TREATMENTS By Donna Smart ChromaDerm Aesthetics Following on from my previous blog explaining the option of natural face treatments for acne prone skin. Here is the fourth blog of some of my favourites:...

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EGG WHITE AND CINNAMON – NATURAL FACE MASK

EGG WHITE AND CINNAMON – NATURAL FACE MASK

NATURAL FACE MASK EGG WHITE AND CINNAMON- ACNE WEEK By Donna Smart ChromaDerm Aesthetics Following on from my previous blog explaining the option of natural face treatments for acne prone skin. Here is the first of some of my favourites Number 1 - EGG WHITE AND...

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Help you hands during the Coronavirus outbreak!

Help you hands during the Coronavirus outbreak!

Help for your hands during the Cornonavirus outbreak By Donna Smart (Dermatology Nurse) ChromaDerm Aesthetics I wanted to write this article taken from the British Skin Foundation (March 2020) As Coronavirus fears continue to circulate and we see rising cases in the...

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Anti-Aging Foods – A Natural Alternative to Healthy Skin

Anti-Aging Foods – A Natural Alternative to Healthy Skin

Anti-Aging Foods – A natural alternative to healthy skin By Donna Smart (Dermatology Nurse) ChromaDerm Aesthetics I wanted to look at a more natural options to anti-aging and discovered that there are recognised anti-aging foods. This article explains what elements of...

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What is Rosacea?

What is Rosacea?

By Donna Smart - Dermatology Nurse/ Skin Care Practitioner ChromaDerm Aesthetics Rosacea Rosacea is a chronic skin condition characterised by facial flushing, redness, telangiectasias (visible vessels) and bumps and pimples. The first sign of rosacea may be redness or...

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PRP. Platelet Rich Plasma (Vampire Facial)

PRP. Platelet Rich Plasma (Vampire Facial)

By Donna Smart - Dermatology Nurse and Skin Rejuvenation Specialist ChromaDerm Aesthetics What is Protein Rich Plasma (PRP)? 55% of blood is made up of plasma. Plasma is a straw coloured liquid rich in platelets, white blood cells, stem cells, proteins, minerals,...

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Amazing Apricots!!!

Amazing Apricots!!!

Amazing Apricots!!! By Donna Smart Dermatology Nurse ChromaDerm Aesthetics Apricots - Scientifically known as Prunus Armeciaca, is a nutritious fruit belonging to the Rosacea family. Its scientific name is derived from Armenia, where it is believed to have originated....

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Feeding your Acne?

Feeding your Acne?

By Donna Smart Dermatology Nurse ChromaDerm Aesthetics Foods that may be making your acne worse Adult acne, often referred to as hormonal acne, is mostly triggered by hormonal imbalances, but there can be many other reasons for this. These include:  High levels of...

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Where is your Acne?

Where is your Acne?

By Donna Smart Dermatology Nurse ChromaDerm Aesthetics Acne is estimated to affect about 90% of the population at some point in their lives (Buxton and Morris-Jones, 2009). Although most common among teenagers, today's acne patient is getting younger, possibly as a...

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Chemical Peels

Chemical Peels

CHEMICAL PEELS By Donna Smart Dermatology Nurse ChromaDerm Aesthetics I wanted to write about “Chemical Peels” and the confusion about what they are? what they do? and which one to use. “Chemoexfoliation, also known as chemical peeling, is a method of targeted...

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Burning sage kills 94% of airborne bacteria

Burning sage kills 94% of airborne bacteria

By Donna Smart Dermatology Nurse ChromaDerm Aesthetics The ancient ritual of burning sage to purify the air turns out to be more than a superstition and incredibly effective for up to 30 days. The Native American ritual of “smudging” or burning sage to clear the air...

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What is Retinol and how does it work?

What is Retinol and how does it work?

By Donna Smart Dermatology Nurse ChromaDerm Aesthetics Retinol is pure Vitamin A and it is used to treat specific skin concerns such as acne prone skin, large pores and mature skin Retinol reactivates the skin renewal process and improves the cellular turnover of skin...

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The Power Of Ginger

The Power Of Ginger

By Donna Smart Dermatology Nurse ChromaDerm Aesthetics Anti-aging properties A piece of ginger a day keeps your wrinkles away! Applying ginger to your face will help your skin look fresh and rejuvenated, as per studies. Ginger is packed with 40 antioxidants, enhancing...

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Face Massage – Secret to youthfulness?

Face Massage – Secret to youthfulness?

By Donna Smart Dermatology Nurse ChromaDerm Aesthetics We are living in a time now where every skin related issue has a solution, but it can be a minefield which product to use. If you are like me, you have collected loads of products over time (all claiming miracles)...

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Antioxidants

Antioxidants

By Donna Smart Dermatology Nurse ChromaDerm Aesthetics Everyone has heard the term "antioxidants." They are excellent for the body's overall health, but did you know that they're also great for your skin? Antioxidants are "molecules that neutralise free radicals What...

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THE POWER OF ALMONDS ON THE SKIN

THE POWER OF ALMONDS ON THE SKIN

By Donna Smart Dermatology Nurse ChromaDerm Aesthetics The Egyptian Queen, Cleopatra, who was famous for her beautiful skin, hair and body, is said to have included almonds in both her diet and skin care regime. Almonds are rich in vitamin E, which nourishes and...

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AHA Vs BHA’s

AHA Vs BHA’s

By Donna Smart Dermatology Nurse ChromaDerm Aesthetics Exfoliation is a crucial step in any skincare routine. Removing dead skin cells helps to prevent breakouts, improves skin texture and gives you an all-over glow. There are two kinds of exfoliation: physical and...

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