In The Telegraph, Lisa Armstrong recommends Hyaluronic Acid High Strength and MMHC2; in YOU magazine, Magic Skin is recommended for burns and skin blemishes. The September newsletter has been released where we take a look at new products from NIOD – RE:Pigment, for hyperpigmentation, Dermasuri Rice Milk Brightening Exfoliator, Dream Coat by Color Wow and seven (yes seven!) new products from The OrdinaryI Woke Up Like This by BioBelle, Resveratrol 3% + Ferulic Acid 3% and EUK 134 are this weeks bestselling beauty products. The read of the day is The Ordinary – How To Create A Skincare Routine by Detail Oriented Beauty.

VH Editorial Team

Chondroitin Sulphate

Research shows a daily 800mg dose of chondroitin sulphate (CS), a natural compound, is as effective for improving pain and function in knee osteoarthritis as Celebrex, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory. Since Celebrex has potential side effects – some serious – researchers suggest CS should be considered a first-line treatment. Pharmacist Shabir Read more…

September Newsletter

Welcome to the September newsletter where we are going to rock and roll our way through some new brand and product launches. We have new products from NIOD, Dermasuri, Color Wow and iS Clinical. We have seven (yes seven!) new products from The Ordinary (head examination needed) and a new Read more…

What is Cannabinoid or CBD Hemp Oil?

Hemp, also known as Cannabis or marijuana, contains numerous compounds including a group called cannabinoids that possess numerous therapeutic benefits. Most people confuse Cannabis and Hemp. Cannabis is a category for the many species of Cannabis which include Hemp and Cannabis.

The Joy Of Sea-Bathing

My friends think I’m mad. (Yes, I know, I know.) But I’m not, actually – or at least, in respect of my habit of sea-bathing. Because I happen to have the ocean at the end of my road, on the South Coast – a ten-minute saunter away. And between around Read more…

The Ordinary – How To Create A Skincare Routine

After writing my article The Ordinary – The Definitive Review, I knew there were going to be lots of questions asking for recommendations due to the sheer number of products. With so many options available I realized many of you would (and did) find it confusing and overwhelming when it Read more…

Why We Need To Stop Worrying!

‘The things we worry about are mostly the things that never happen” Who doesn’t like a life maxim? Admittedly the myriad ways exhorting us to Carpe Diem on Instagram can get a little nauseating . You won’t catch me adding ‘ #blessed’ to a post any time soon, but generally Read more…

Turmeric, Ghee and Sesame Oil

Health bunnies can’t fail to have noticed how Ayurveda (the ancient Indian approach to wellness) is increasingly influencing our daily routines. Lattes and porridge laced with the golden herb, Turmeric; the idea of ‘oil pulling’ i.e. swishing our mouths with sesame or coconut oil; ghee (revered as a precious superfood Read more…

Post Summer Hair S.O.S.

So, you fried it. Sun. Sea. Surf. Sand. Styling gunk. Salt spray, even! (What were you thinking? Well, beach-y tousled waves, probably.) And as a result, chances are that by now, you’re only too well aware that summer is very hard on your hair. This is most definitely the time Read more…

Gill Meets Wayne Goss

What is your background? I grew up in Burnham-on-Sea in Somerset. I studied exercise and nutrition at university, but after finishing my degree I was so sick of talking about food and movement that I made the decision not to pursue this as a career. At that time I was Read more…
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