Alumier Skin Experts / May 26, 2023

It’s official: #skinbarrier is a massive TikTok trend. Just a few years ago, if we had mentioned the skin barrier at a party (yes, we talk skincare at parties, no shame!),…

Alumier Skin Experts / May 19, 2023

Hi, I’m Hayley, a professional writer in the skincare industry, and with almost two decades skin in the game (sorry, couldn’t help it), it’s safe to say I know my stuff. So, when I heard…

Alumier Skin Experts / May 12, 2023

Did you know, your skin is a mirror for what’s happening inside your gut? How fascinating is that?! Both the skin and gut have their own microbiome, or ecosystem, made up of different types of bacteria. The gut is also where we metabolise food and hormones, make detoxifying enzymes, and…

Alumier Skin Experts / April 26, 2023

Despite the scary sounding name, in the skincare world using acids on your face every day is pretty commonplace! Skincare acids are actually very gentle and great for many skin issues from revealing…

Alumier Skin Experts / March 24, 2023

There’s no doubt that good quality, regular sleep has a powerful impact on wellness. It’s also true that sleep has a direct link to stronger skin, a study at Manchester University found that skin replenishes the thin collagen fibres that help it to stay firm, during the night-time repair cycle….

Alumier Skin Experts / March 17, 2023

Sleep helps to combat a multitude of issues from gut health to stress and is an important cornerstone of wellness. Prioritising sleep will help your body on every level and allow you to get the most from your skincare…

Alumier Skin Experts / March 8, 2023

Change is a-coming, so prepare your skin with our top tips … Switching up your skincare routine for the new season whether it’s spring/summer or autumn/winter is absolutely a not a…

Alumier Skin Experts / February 23, 2023

Balanced Hormones How do hormones affect skin? Sebum production (or oil production) is a key element in how our skin looks and feels and is controlled by hormones. At the most basic level, if we produce too much testosterone, it’s likely to lead to blemishes. High doses of…

Alumier Skin Experts / January 29, 2023

All About Chemical Peels No longer a rarity, chemical peel treatments continue to grow in popularity (thanks for the stat Forbes) why? you ask . . . could it be because brighter, smoother skin is achievable after just one treatment? Maybe it’s down to the fact that you can…