The Skin – Through the ages

 The secret to healthy looking skin at every age

To cultivate healthy-looking skin, it’s imperative to evolve your skin care routine according to your lifestyle and environment. Adjustments are often necessary to account for a change in climate, health status, or new skin care goals.

what are the signs for aging ?


As early as our 20s, certain lifestyle habits, environmental effects, and constant UV exposure begin compromising skin’s structural integrity. Our cell defences start to weaken in the face of free radicals, and our natural ability to fight off skin damage declines. Cell renewal and turnover rates begin to naturally start to slowdown, which can diminish skin brightness.



In our 30s, collagen (which keeps skin firm) and elastin (which keeps skin bouncing back) begin to degrade, resulting in the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Cell renewal and turnover continue to decline, leading to uneven skin tone and a dull complexion. Some cells can even become inactive or turn into “zombies,” giving rise to damaging inflammatory toxins that accelerate the appearance of skin aging.



By our 40s, skin appears thinner and our naturally-protective barrier lipids are not as pronounced. Dehydration can be an issue. Depending on hormonal activity, a range of skin conditions may occur, including uneven skin tone or adult acne. More prominent signs of skin aging can also appear, such as large pores and hyperpigmentation.



After our 50s, our barrier lipid layer lessens, leading to less efficient moisture retention and more potential for sensitivity and dehydration. Chronic stress and inflammation both inside and outside of the body delays skin recovery, leading to lasting marks and longer healing times. By now, skin can show prominent fine lines, wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, rough skin, uneven skin tone, and large pores.


Having  a daily regimen that results in optimal skin health, remember to cleanse, brighten and moisturise. Balancing a healthy lifestyle with this regimen will visibly improve your skin’s quality and tone, with a wide range of products for homecare or professional treatments available we can help to slow or improve your skin to its best healthy self.

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We offer a range of facials that are suitable for different skin types & ages… why not try a ProSkin60?  We have lots of add on options too, if you fancy a little extra skin indulgence or want to work deeper into your skin.

Here are our recommendations for different skin ages..

A microdermabrasion is perfect for a younger, more blemished skin.. This mechanical exfoliation is the perfect deep cleanse that will keep your skin clean & looking fresh!

For skin that is starting to lack collagen & plumpness, why not add a Nano Needling treatment to any of our Dermalogica facials, this non-invasive treatment is perfect for allowing any superficial professional products to deliver into deeper skin cells, revealing a brighter skin tone.

For a more mature skin, our bespoke professional skin peels, are guaranteed to give your skin the ultimate boost, leaving your skin looking awakened, smoother & plumper!

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