Blog & FAQs

What is Vitiligo?

Vitiligo is a disease in which the pigment cells of the skin, melanocytes, are destroyed in certain areas. Vitiligo results in depigmented, or white, patches of skin in any location on the body. Vitiligo can be focal and localized to one area, or it may affect several different areas on the body. The exact cause…

Smoking and its effects on the skin

Beyond its known links to cancer, lung and heart disease, smoking is now thought to be associated with premature skin ageing and delayed wound healing, as well as a number of skin disorders, particularly psoriasis, hidradenitis suppurativa and cutaneous lupus erythematosus. Smoking and ageing skin Smoking can accelerate the skin ageing process in the skin. Ageing of the skin means that…

How can our skin & body benefit from Zinc?

Zinc is a metal. It is called an “essential trace element” because very small amounts of zinc are necessary for human health. Zinc is used for treatment and prevention of zinc deficiency and its consequences, including stunted growth and acute diarrhoea in children, and slow wound healing. It is also used for boosting the immune…

Spring 2014 Holiday Closure

  The Beauty Therapy Room will be closed for  ONE DAY on Monday 2nd June 2014 for TRAINING PURPOSES. And our next Spring Holiday will be from FRIDAY 6TH JUNE 2014 TO SUNDAY 15TH JUNE 2014. We will resume our normal working hours on the morning of Monday 16th June 2014 from 10.00 am. If…

Medik8 Facials And Peels

Medik8 Facials Price List  Treatment Duration Price per Session Courses of 6 Sessions  Consultation 45 min £40 Mandatory to have a consultation prior to any advanced treatments. Hydr8 Facial 60 min £95 £475 Beta Facial 60 min £95 £475 Red Alert Facial 60 min £95 £475 White Balance 60 min £95 £475 Anti-ageing Facial 60…

SPECIAL NEWS TO OUR CLIENTS!

The Beauty Therapy Room is happy to share with all our clients our SPECIAL NEWS for 2014. 2014 CLOSURE PERIODS The Beauty Therapy Room will be CLOSED during the following periods from June 2014 – December 2014: Monday 2nd June – Training Closure The Clinic will be CLOSED on the Monday 2nd June 2014 for…

What do we know about the Hair Removal Methods?

A Comprehensive Guide to Hair Removal Methods Wintertime should be the peak of the hair removal season. Cold weather keeps the skin covered, so growing out unsightly underarm, leg and bikini-line hair for the best hair removal results is not so challenging. But as most women come out of hibernation from hair removal and begin…

What are the causes of bad breath?

While it is possible for bad breath to emanate from the stomach and the lungs it is in the majority of cases attributable to the mouth or oral cavity. In the mouth there are over 700 different types of bacteria, constantly multiplying to numbers in the millions. Plaque or dental biofilm is the sticky colourless…

February Training Day Closure!!

  The Beauty Therapy Room will be CLOSED  for TRAINING Purposes on THURSDAY 21ST FEBRUARY 2013 Therefore, if you want to book any treatments or purchase any of our Specialised Products before the Training Days Closure,  then please pop in or call us as soon as possible. The Diary is filling up and we hate to…

Valentine’s Day is coming!! in 12 Days!

Valentine’s Day, the 14th February, is the day we celebrate our feelings of affection for our boyfriends, girlfriends, husbands and wives. It is traditional to do this with a special romantic gift. Looking for a Valentine’s Day Gift for him or the perfect token of love for her? Look no further than here! Alternatively call us…

How to identify what is good or bad for your skin?

Beautiful skin needs to be taken care of from both the inside out, as well as the outside in. What you eat, environmental factors and how you take care of your skin on a daily basis all have an impact on how your skin ages and looks.  Below, we’ve provided you with information on healthy…

How can Hormones affect our skin conditions?

Hormonally Induced Skin Conditions They are the chemical messengers that control nearly every aspect of the human body. Without hormones, growth and development, metabolism, reproduction, mood control, digestion and other necessary functions would not be possible. Small changes in hormones can cause big changes within the body and the skin. Hormonally induced skin conditions, like…

What is the difference between Acne And Rosecea?

Acne and Rosacea Rosacea and Acne are often perceived as skin conditions that are of the same nature; however acne and rosacea are quite dissimilar in their clinical history and should be treated differently. It is often very hard to identify these conditions due to the similarities of the symptoms. Sometimes the two conditions co-exist,…