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.
Inspired by Chelsea Flower Show to get some florals going in your own garden? Gardening can be the perfect activity to get children involved, to encourage tiny green fingers. But what can you grow that your little one will enjoy?
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.
Lots of us add a little extra padding over the Winter, as we stay indoors more and fill up on comfort foods. If you’ve got some extra winter weight to shed, ready for bikini season, we’ve got the products to give you a helping hand.
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.
If you’re currently going through weaning with your baby, you may have noticed they’re far more interested in feeding themselves than in being fed. Babies’ instincts are to bring things up to their mouths, so try offering them small foods they can pick up themselves. Feeding themselves is good practice for hand-eye co-ordination and sets off those touch receptors in baby’s fingers, encouraging their curiosity. If you’re running low on ideas for interesting foods to tempt with, we’ve gathered our favourite fun finger foods for baby weaning.
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.