Skin

Maintaining a healthy skin barrier is key to having glowing, youthful skin all year round Over the past few weeks, we’ve spoken about the launch of all-new Serra Body Lotion and its remarkable ability to restore and revive a healthy skin barrier – so important for the winter months. But what is the skin barrier,...

What’s the difference between your face and body skin, and how to care for both this winter We seem to all treat the skin on the face and the skin on our bodies a little differently. Or at least, if you look at the types of skincare products available, we’re being told that we should care for our body skin...

Ideal for winter Lamelle Research Laboratories launches a body lotion version of their lauded lipid bilayer-replacing Serra range If you’ve suffered from dry, irritable, sensitive skin, either seasonally or more regularly as a result of a deep-seated (perhaps genetic) condition, then chances are you’ve found relief...

Since their launch last year, the new Dermaheal products have set a new standard in skincare. These are the powerhouse ingredients that make it all possible When Lamelle Research Laboratories launched three new additions to their Dermaheal range last year – the advanced new Dermaheal Cellular Repair Cream, Renewal...

Here’s what’s causing your hormonal pigmentation known as melasma, and how to treat it effectively Some call it “the mask of pregnancy”. Others say melasma or chloasma. But it’s all hormonally induced hyperpigmentation, and it shows up as spots or splotches of discoloured skin especially on the cheeks and around the...

Here what’s really causing your hyperpigmentation, why simply covering it up won’t work, and what actually will Dark spots. Freckles. Melasma. Sun/age spots. These are just some of the words and phrases used to describe a fairly broad and often misunderstood skin condition known as hyperpigmentation. The prefix...

Murphy’s Law: Your perfectly clear, spotless skin will only last until a day or two before your big Valentine’s Day date. Now more than ever, you need a fool proof pimple emergency plan You should have known it was coming, should have had a pimple emergency plan in place. You did everything else: you have the perfect...

Here’s how to kick off your new year with a spring in your step and perfectly clear skin Breakouts. Who needs them? They’re like death and taxes. Just worse, because you have to wear them on your face, all the time. If you’ve checked out our post on the 6 pimple-aggravating habits to stop doing and still battle with...

The long-term treatments for dark spots, freckles and melasma may differ, but chemical skin peels are ideal for removing existing hyperpigmentation Hyperpigmentation is extremely common in our sunny South Africa. And it only gets worse in summer. That’s why chemical skin peels are such a popular choice for achieving...

South Africa’s only blend of Nobel Prize-winning age-correcting technology, human growth factors, in Lamelle’s Dermaheal is now more advanced than ever It’s no secret that Lamelle Research Laboratories’ Dermaheal range was the first to employ Nobel Prize-winning recombinant human growth factor technology. That’s why,...