Articles

Surgical vs non-surgical treatments for the face

Date: 30/05/2013

Author: Ingrid Katz (Pure Aesthetics)

We all desire healthy, clear & youthful-looking skin. But in a market flooded with so many different treatments and products, how does one know which route to chose? We keep it simple – what gives results, what changes skin?

The most important thing is to understand your skin, budget and objective. There are many affordable solutions out there but it is important to do your research and realise that the cheapest option isn't necessarily the best.

You wear your face every day, this is what meets the world and so we believe your skin is always a worthwhile investment.

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Extra Nourishment

Date: 03/05/2013

Author: Ingrid Katz (Pure Aesthetics)

As the dryer weather plays havoc with our skins, so we must adapt in order to protect and nourish our faces. Dryer weather exposes our skins to an imbalance of oil and water and so it becomes necessary to use a richer day and/or night cream during that time.

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BB Creams – what do they do?

Date: 03/05/2013

Author: Ingrid Katz (Pure Aesthetics)

BB creams have taken the market by storm, emerging as the leading beauty product over serums and primers. This multi-tasker has been designed as an "all-in-one" product to be used during the day. Ideally they should protect the skin with an SPF, have a tint to even out the complexion and provide nutrients to moisturize and protect the skin from loss of moisture. In our busy lives, it's a treat to apply one product that does three tasks in one.

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Prepare for Winter with a facial mask

Date: 03/04/2013

Author: Ingrid Katz (Pure Aesthetics)

With autumn upon us, we will feel the air start to change. Before the dreaded winter dryness descends on JHB, what better time to condition and prepare our skins.

Facial masks are a great way to do just this and we have 3 amazing products from QMS Medicosmetics for you to use in the comfort of your own home.

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Retinol, a wonder ingredient

Date: 03/03/2013

Author: Ingrid Katz (Pure Aesthetics)

Good skin requires commitment. It needs to be properly maintained and cared for. There is one ingredient that will dramatically change your skin for the better. That ingredient is Retinol.

Retinol, Vitamin A in its purest and most active form, helps increase cell turnover and boosts the production of collagen thus revealing a fresh, glowing complexion and treating a variety of skin concerns, such as:

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Pucker up!

Date: 07/02/2013

Author: Ingrid Katz (Pure Aesthetics)

Lips are often associated with beauty but can also speak volumes about our health. Regardless of whether we were born with well-defined lips or not, the quality of our lips changes with time.

Here are some tips on how to keep them looking healthy and kissable:

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Prepare your skin for the festive season!

Date: 02/11/2012

Author: Ingrid Katz (Pure Aesthetics)

The festive season is upon us and what better time to prepare your skin for the change in season, onslaught of festivities and general busy-ness.

Here are some tips to ensure a fresh, healthy and happy skin:

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More sun damage on the right side of your body?

Date: 12/9/2012

Author: Ingrid Katz (Pure Aesthetics)

Compare your right arm to your left. Now compare the right side of your face to your left. Is there more pigmentation on the right side?

With South Africa having right-hand drive cars, most of us get more sun exposure on that side of our bodies.

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