Posts by Shealove London

Moisturisers: How Do They Work?

Moisturisers: How Do They Work?

Moisturisers: How Do They Work? Cleanse, tone, and moisturise—it’s the basic skincare routine we have all been following for years, even if not always precisely. Moisturisers are generally good for the skin. They prevent and treat dryness, protect sensitive skin, improve its texture, and keep it soft and plump. There are plenty of moisturising products…

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QUIZ: What is My Skin Type?

QUIZ: What is My Skin Type?

QUIZ: What is My Skin Type? You probably know too well the kind of coffee you order or the type of clothes that suit your body type, but you’re a little less sure about what type of skin you have. Identifying your skin type is essential to help you create a skincare routine that will…

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Caring for Your Breasts’ Skin During Pregnancy

Caring for Your Breasts’ Skin During Pregnancy

Caring for Your Breasts’ Skin During Pregnancy There are so many things that you need to take into consideration when you’re pregnant, from your nutrition, sleep and exercise schedule to your breast health (inside and out)! So how exactly do we take care of our skin? Here’s a few simple techniques you can follow and…

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Holiday Skincare: How to Get Your Skin Party-Ready

Holiday Skincare: How to Get Your Skin Party-Ready

Holiday Skincare: How to Get Your Skin Party-Ready Today’s situation has had us lying low on gatherings as part of the social distancing measures to prevent the further spread of COVID-19. It has been isolating for the most part of the year, but as the holiday approaches, we see an opportunity to reconnect with family…

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Shea Butter: Benefits & Uses

Shea Butter: Benefits & Uses

Shea Butter: Benefits & Uses With the winter season approaching, your skin will thank you for loading up on rich, buttery creams to keep your skin smooth, hydrated, and supple as ever. And when it comes to moisturising, shea butter is a powerhouse that is packed with ultra-nourishing properties—vitamins A, E, and F as well…

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What Does Organic Skincare Mean?

What Does Organic Skincare Mean?

What Does Organic Skincare Mean? These days, many of us are steering towards organic skincare in the UK.  In 2015, the global skincare market was valued at USD 3.56 billion and is estimated to be worth approximately $16 billion by the end of 2020. The increasing awareness regarding the benefits of organic products over their…

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How to Get Rid of Stretch Marks?

How to Get Rid of Stretch Marks?

How to Get Rid of Stretch Marks? Embracing stretch marks is easier said than done.  Today, we see more and more women—celebrities included—proudly showing their stretch marks while in their swimsuits. But, while it’s the new form of women empowerment, it remains understandable if you’re wishing to get rid of them or at least minimise…

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Pregnancy: How to Prevent Stretch Marks

Pregnancy: How to Prevent Stretch Marks

Pregnancy: How to Prevent Stretch Marks Stretch marks are a reality that affects over 90% of women during pregnancy. Yes, we’re nearing the end of 2020 and more and more women are advocating self-love—learning how to embrace this so-called flaw. But, while completely normal, beautiful, and even an empowering part of pregnancy, many are still…

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What Causes Stretch Marks?

What Causes of Stretch Marks

What Causes Stretch Marks? Skin is the largest organ in the body and about 85% of women develop stretch marks during pregnancy. What Causes Stretch Marks? Stretch marks are tears or scarring that happens when the skin is pulled or stretched quickly due to rapid growth. Although the skin is fairly elastic, this sudden change…

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