My Skin Journey Update #4 – My Date with a Dermatologist

Several years ago I never imagined I’d need to consider seeing a specialist for my skin. Growing up, I had the usual hormonal breakouts but now, I’m stumped… This is going to be a fairly long read of my trials and tribulations, so grab a drink or a snack. You’ve been warned! If you’ve been…

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Review – Bioré UV Aqua Rich Watery Essence Sunscreen

As the heatwaves continue to melt most of Australia, let’s take a look at a facial sunscreen I’ve been using regularly. Welcome to my first blog post of 2019! I hope you’ve enjoyed my Instagram Summer Filler content during the holidays. I have to say, I think I do a lot better creating those spontaneous…

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Casual Friday’s – What are you grateful for today?

We’re switched on 24/7. Have access to the internet, social media and the world in the palm of our hands. How do you essentially switch off and remain mindful? I encourage you to each day, spend 5 minutes writing down what you’re grateful for. It helps your mind shift into seeing the positive instead of…

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My Skin Journey – Update #2

Apologies for this update being about 2 weeks late! Good news is if I get my butt into line, in 2 weeks time there will be another update as I need to see my GP again for a follow up. Here is an update on everything I’m doing to currently treat my skin. Finishing Doxycycline…

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What makes for a really good sunscreen?

Altruism defined, “when we act to promote someone else’s welfare, even sometimes at a risk or cost to ourselves”. What a great name for a sunscreen. Read on to find out why it makes sense. I’m very happy to share with you this sunscreen by Altruist Dermatologist Sunscreen created by Dr Andrew Birnie, Consultant Dermatologist and skin…

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