Month: May 2016

Interview with Medico Beauty Ambassador, Marie Reynolds

  Medico Beauty are pleased to announce that another high profile skin health expert has made CosMedix an integral part of their treatment offering. Marie Reynolds is a highly celebrated and respected skin health expert based in London. Marie has over 25 years’ experience as both a therapist, working with skincare brands and creating her own cutting edge treatment techniques and training. Today we interview Marie and reveal her answers on skin care and her predictions for the industry. The Marie Reynolds Master Lift treatment has been widely praised and featured in many publications, such as Glamour & Woman...

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Kelp Seaweed – Superfood Focus

Kelp Seaweed A True Superfood Kelp Seawed has over seventy different nutrients including zinc, potassium and iron Kelp is considered one of the leading superfoods on the market today. Kelp is actually a general term for seaweeds that come from a class of brown marine algae’s and grow in shallow coastal regions across the world. Many types of this seaweed are found in giant underwater kelp forests which date back millions of years. Kelp seaweed has been used throughout history for both medicinal and nutritional benefits and is included widely in the East Asian diet particularly across Japan and...

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Rose Oil – Aromatherapy Focus

The Beautiful Rose Oil Aromatherapy Focus Roses are widely thought of as one of the most beautiful flowers in the world and the rose oil derived from its petals has been used throughout history in the ancient art of aromatherapy. Pure oil (Rosa Damascena) is quite hard to find due to the high cost of extraction through the steam distillation of the petals. In fact, it takes 12,000 petals to produce one single 5ml bottle of oil. You will most likely mainly come across a highly diluted oil or a rose absolute which involves a cheaper extraction process. It...

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Melasma – Transformation Tuesday

Introducing Sobia Sobia was becoming increasingly concerned about the dark patches of skin developing on both sides of her face. She felt they were becoming more and more pronounced so she decided to do some research on the problem. Like many of us would Sobia firstly consulted her GP but they were unable to help her. She then turned to the high street and tried some general branded products which unfortunately only offered empty promises. Luckily, she then came across CosMedix and skin clinician Cristina  at  La Belle Forme clinic who was able to offer some helpful advice and...

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The Amazing Benefits of Meditation

In today’s fast-paced modern society we are so caught up in our day to day lives we often forget about taking time out for ourselves. Sometimes we can be so engrossed in work, looking after family, shopping, cleaning, paying the bills and other general mundanities  it’s easy to become overwhelmed, often without even knowing it. We all know to look after our bodies but what about our minds? You’ve probably heard of meditation and maybe even thought about giving it a try but then assumed you did not have enough time.  Well, you actually only need a few minutes...

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