Skin Care Advice – The Village Beauty Studio | Waimauku, Auckland, NZ | Holistic Skincare • Skin Coaching • Beauty Therapy

Your skin is oily and prone to blemishes. It might start out fine, but later on in the day its shiny. Your makeup and products seem to just sit on the top of your skin without soaking in and it feels horrible. What do you do first? You make sure its hydrated by Skin Soaking, feed…

  “My skin is sensitive” “My skin reacts when I use any products” “My skin reacts when I use certain products” The main cause for it being ‘sensitive’ is because something has sensitised it. If you’ve had this condition for a short time, possibly something has changed in your environment, diet, or lifestyle? Or perhaps…

  When to exfoliate/how often? This is different for everyone, but it’s probably no where near as often as you think. Don’t over exfoliate, you will cause many problems – the first and most problematic being dehydration. Try once to twice a week, depending on your skin type. Before applying a mask is also a…

  What exactly is skin, and why is it so important? It is a good idea to have a basic understanding of how the skin works, to understand why & how to look after it. Your skin covers and protects everything inside your body. It regulates body temperature and allows the sense of touch. It…

Change your skin care with a change in the season. The skin is our first line of defence when it comes to the body. Its main function is to protect the skin from unwanted environmental influences. Coming into summer, this is always important. In summer, although the humidity in the air is good for your skin, the heat…