The next woman of influence on the blog (who isn't an influencer) is Auckland based Simone Rose. Simone is an internationally qualified beauty therapist with a focus on holistic health and the belief that skin health and beauty are intrinsically linked to inner health. Via her salon 'Simone Rose', Simone provides a range of organic products and services. We caught up with Simone, to find out amongst other things, what's on her bathroom shelf? Kia Orana! I'm Simone, I'm 42 and I love anything to do with health & wellness. I eat good food and train hard, I also love learning about how our...
Recently we've been catching up with a few women of influence, who aren't influencers, so we've decided to start a series 'on her bathroom shelf.' If you're anything like us you're curious to see the skin regimes other women use, their go-to products and brands and their thoughts about how to love the skin (and the person) they're in. First up is local Dunedin mum, entrepreneur, skin care and food enthusiast......the lovely Amanda Burke. Tell us a bit about yourself, what is your background and what you do now? Hi! I’m a mum of four, wife of Chris, and I’ve done...
Summer is a wonderful time of year – long warm days spent outside in the sun with plenty of time for socializing in the evenings. But summer is also a time that you might notice your skin barrier is not in its happy place.
The term ‘skin barrier’ is sometimes used interchangeably with ‘moisture barrier’ or ‘acid mantle.’ Whatever you choose to call it, put simply it refers to the outermost layer of your skin.
We’re going to look at little more closely at what the skin barrier is, and does, and six signs that your skin barrier is out of whack and what you can do to support it so that you can love the unique skin you’re in.
Kate Dyer is a microbiologist and skincare lover who uses her background in science to interpret skincare claims to share with readers of her blog, Beauty and the Biome.
With so much in common, we were keen to find out more about Kate and her journey into the world of skincare and the skin microbiome