How to Find the Best Skin Care For You

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.

How to Find the Best Skin Care For You

Natural Ingredient Focus: Charcoal

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.

Natural Ingredient Focus: Charcoal

Get Wedding Guest Hair Fit For a Princess

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.

Get Wedding Guest Hair Fit For a Princess

Fun Finger Foods for Baby Weaning

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.

Fun Finger Foods for Baby Weaning