One of the more puzzling changes that comes with skin ageing is a process called hyperpigmentation. This is where seemingly random, darker patches appear on the skin. One of the most common places to find these is on the backs of the hands, where they have been given the nickname ‘liver spots’ despite having nothing
Pigmentation is perceived to be today’s true skin care enemy. The very visible signs of pigmentation include age spots and brown spots, an uneven skin tone, freckles and so on – and these can age us considerably. Daylight, hormones (such as in pregnancy, eg, the condition melasma), and injury to the skin are the main
Having a Spring Clean? VW Skincare is here to help make light work of picking the right facial cleanser. Spring is the season when we notice how our skin has fared the winter. The start of those bright longer days will truthfully expose how best we have been looking after our skin during the winter.
Rosacea can be a difficult skin care concern to live with. Getting to know your individual triggers is half the battle, but here at VW Skincare we believe that treating Rosacea successfully means swotting up on the scientific facts. In this post, we’ll unpack a few pearls of wisdom about the Rosacea-fighting power-house, vitamin C!
How can I treat Rosacea at home? This month on the VW Skincare advice column, we’ll be looking at Rosacea – what it is, how to spot it, and most importantly, how to treat it effectively. In this blog we’ll focus on treating Rosacea at home, without the need for antibiotics and other medication. What
Sounds like a stupid question, right? But, whilst dry and dehydrated skin are often spoken together in the same context, there is a difference between the two. Unless you’re told by an professional skincare expert what condition your skin is in, you could easily mistake your skin for being dry when it’s actually dehydrated. In
First thing’s first… Let’s get one thing straight: to be able to grow old is a blessing, not something to dread. Our bodies work hard all the time to renew themselves – an amazing fact that most of us never stop to consider, let alone celebrate. And it gets harder for our bodies to do