10 Dos and Don’ts for Dry Skin

Don’t use a steamer or hot water on your face; hot water and steam completely dries out your skin by stripping away the skin’s own oils and causes more problems in the long run. Cool water is far kinder to dry skin Don’t use water-based moisturisers on your skin. Oil-based…

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Which Type of Foundation is for You?

With every celebrity and their dog releasing cosmetics ranges, it seems that there is more make up to choose from than ever before. Of course, choice is never a bad thing but it can leave you feeling a little overwhelmed at times, so we thought we’d give you a quick…

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Five Face Washing Mistakes You Could Be Making

Washing your face might seem like the simplest thing in the world to do, but believe it or not there are certain techniques that you should be using, and other things which you should be avoiding altogether. At the risk of us sounding like we’re trying to teach grandma how…

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Protect Yourself from the “Beast from the East”

Here at Pure Beauty HQ, we’re well in the grips of The Beast from the East and although the first few couple of days were a bit of a novelty, we’re totally over the cold weather and havoc it’s playing with our skin! If you’re snowed in and need some…

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Hot Cloth Cleansing – What is it and why should you be doing it?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’re sure to have heard people talking about hot cloth cleansers, and everywhere from budget supermarkets to high-end brands seem to have come up with their own version. But what is hot cloth cleansing and is it something you should be trying? What…

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