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How old is your skin?

We are all prone to worrying about our appearance but can we really control nature? If you are fortunate in your teens your skin is smooth, plump, firm and unlined. Your skin seems unaffected by poor diet. You might get a few spots but they heal quickly. That’s...

Don’t sweat it this summer!

Although I imagine that you want to be confident about your deodorant all year round, when the weather is hot at this time of year, it’s especially important to feel fresh. There’s nothing worse than worrying about sweat and body odour on a hot day. For teenagers,...

Time for some DIY hair care tips!

What's your hair telling you?! The sun is shining and we can’t wait to pack our bags for that long awaited holiday but often swimming and sunshine are a real challenge to our hair. It’s important to make sure that our hair is in tip top condition before we go . Does...

Let’s sort out your Summer skincare routine

Eeek! Summer is coming, so it's time to prepare! Our seasons are so unpredictable these days: one week it’s freezing, the next it’s positively balmy. So we have to believe that Summer will eventually arrive and so that gorgeous body will need to be prepared. And here...

The Mellow guide to choosing your perfect perfume

I think it’s safe to say... ...that most of us LOVE receiving perfumes as a gift on special occasions because they make us feel special and loved - as long as it’s the perfume we would have chosen for ourselves. Buying perfume for someone when you don’t know their...

Time to clear the clutter

Are you someone who hates to work in clutter? Or can you withstand clutter until it hits a critical mass? It seems we all have our different tolerance levels. I have got to be the most disorganised person I know but when I do make the effort to declutter, the results...

Seasons Greetings from Mellow Skincare!

Goodness me, the days are simply flying by aren't they? Only a week to go until Christmas Day and I'm really looking forward to taking some time off and relaxing with family and friends. I know how busy you all are getting ready for your own Christmas plans so I just...

Lavender: Love it or loathe it?

I used to absolutely loathe the smell of lavender... I’m ashamed to say that it reminded me of old ladies and I thought it was sickly and cheap. How wrong was I? I can’t even remember any of my lady residents in my nursing home using toiletries which smelled of...