Tea tree oil has long been a classic ingredient in skincare, thanks to its antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties. Because of these properties, tea tree oil has been shown to be effective treatment for acne and eczema, and a flaky scalp. It can be used to help wounds to heal too, and a has an invigorating scent.
But how can you use tea tree oil in your daily life?
Sun care can be a bit of a nightmare if you’re battling oily skin. Your already clogged pores get another dose of oil from greasy sun creams, and this can trigger excess shine or a breakout on your face. We’ve gathered some of the best options that are non-greasy and oily skin friendly.
Keeping your skin in top notch condition can be difficult. The changing seasons, central heating, pollution, hormones and even the food you eat can all have a big impact on the health and appearance of your skin. Working out what your skin is in need of can be tricky, but never fear. We have the answers, and the products to help.
On Chemist Direct, you can now shop Expert Skincare and find a wide range of Dermaskin products to help you keep your skin looking it’s best. But before you can shop, you need to identify your skin type, and any conditions.
Until recently, most of us probably wouldn’t have thought of using activated charcoal as an ingredient on our beauty products, but there’s been a boom in cleansers, masks and even toothpastes containing the black stuff.
Activated charcoal has actually long been used in hospitals as part of treatments for alcohol poisoning, as the charcoal grabs onto toxins into the stomach and absorbs them before the body can. The same logic applies to charcoal in beauty; it sucks up dirt and oil and washes them away when you rinse.
Britain has got wedding fever, with the upcoming wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, and an estimated 221,000 weddings taking place in the UK this year. If you’ve got a summer wedding to go to, you might be worried about keeping your hair in place, fighting heat, sweat and all-day wear. These products will help you create and maintain your wedding hairstyle, even if you’re rubbing shoulders with the royals.
Finding the right sun care for your family can be difficult, especially if you’re also dealing with allergies, sensitive skin, acne or other summer skin troubles. We’ve rounded up the best sun care that does double duty working to combat those troubles.
Forget his and hers. The beauty industry is changing and more and more brands are offering unisex pampering products to keep you and your husband looking your best. Sharing products saves precious space in the bathroom cabinet, and might just encourage your husband to venture into some more advanced skincare.
Here’s our top tips for choosing products you can both enjoy.
Retinol has been creating a bit of a buzz in the beauty world for a few years, but is this wonder product for you? Here’s our handy guide to cut through the jargon and answer all your Retinol questions.
Autumn might be the season of changing leaves, warm and cosy knitwear and copious amounts of hot drinks, but it’s also the season of hair loss, for both men and women. Read on for our tips to prevent this seasonal nightmare. … How To: Prevent Seasonal Hair Loss