The Shine Night Walk Marathon - In aid of Breast Cancer Awareness

October 13, 2016

This year I decided that I wanted to join the ranks of those brave souls who have trudged the roads of London by night in aid of something important.  When I told my team at Skin3 that I was undertaking the Shine Night Walk Marathon in aid of Breast Cancer I pretended not to notice the looks of horror and shock. I might have even heard grumblings about who was going to have to contend with my feet afterwards. Nevertheless I was a determined woman on a mission. After 4 months of idyllic country walking and a climb up Mount Snowdon I felt ready to undertake 26 long miles. I packed my purpose, bought a mini rucksack with items that weren’t entirely... Continue Reading →

Holiday Essentials

July 19, 2016

It’s that time of year when we all scatter around trying to convince ourselves that we don’t have to take the full contents of your bathroom with us on holiday and the thought of having to pack mini versions of everything leaves the best of us in a cold sweat! Firstly, make no apology for being a well-groomed woman. On our last family holiday all the girls in our clan shrieked with laughter at the sight of my toiletry case. 2 days into a beach holiday, I had a constant stream of visitors into my bathroom and my most prized skincare items, tucked safely under the mattress. Supplements Pill Boxes are a great way to transport all your supplements, and... Continue Reading →

Sun Safety

June 02, 2016

Some of you will be readying yourselves for summer holidays abroad whilst a few will remain and dance to the sun deity Apollo every morning in the hope that the English summer will arrive at all. Either way, it’s the time of year when we stock up on anti-histamines, insect repellent and SUN PROTECTION! I’m not going to bore you with statistics about skin cancer - Of all those diagnosed with melanoma in England and Wales, about 86 out of every 100 people will live for at least 5 years. I personally don’t like those odds, I’d prefer to enjoy a long life with family and loved ones. Here are a few tricks of the trade to protect your skin... Continue Reading →