You will most likely have heard of hyaluronic acid as it has become a popular skincare buzzword over recent years. To understand it’s importance, let’s dive into what it really is; a natural substance found in the skin which assists in hydration, maintenance, and cell regeneration.
Whether you prefer baths or showers, it’s something we do every day without a lot of thought. However, there are in fact a lot of benefits, both mental and physical, to bathing that are often overlooked. If you’re lucky enough to have a bath, it’s a great way to clear the mind and enjoy some me-time, with added health benefits. Today, we’re looking at exactly what bath time does for your body and mind.
Lus NanLaogh(Lus-Na-Loy) is a healing tonic made form bogbean that has been keeping Hebrideans healthy for generations. Infused into our legendary spring water, it creates an ingredient that is highly effective in healing inflammatory skin conditions.
For many, makeup is a daily routine, for others it is something done for special occasions and nights out. There is no denying the confidence boost makeup can give, not to mention the fun of creating new looks or buying new products. But if you use makeup daily, no matter what your age or lifestyle, it’s good to give your skin a breather and go make-up free for a day or two every now and again.
Rosacea (roe-ZAY-she-uh) is a skin condition that mainly affects the face and is usually more common in women than men. It leads to blood vessels becoming more visible, causing blushing or flushing of the skin. The condition may also cause small pus-filled bumps to appear, which can be mistaken for acne. Flare ups can last from weeks to months and then disappear for a while. Although there is no cure for rosacea, there are treatments and lifestyle factors that may help to control and reduce the flare-ups.
The appearance of your pores can be influenced by several factors, such as your skin type, genetics, age and sun exposure. Pores have an important function as they allow the skin to breathe, acting as a channel between the inside of the body to the outside.
Our skin is our largest organ. It protects us, aids digestion, prevents fluid loss and also helps to regulate our body temperature. Drinking water every day does wonders for our skin, and here are six ways in which it does...
When we experience breakouts, it can be easy to assume that all pimples are the same. Pimples are pores that have become clogged. This can happen as a result of your skin producing excess sebum, a buildup of dead skin cells/oils, or the area has come into contact with something else – such as touching your face too much (we have all been there!). Sometimes it can be a combination of factors, and our lifestyles, hormones and diets can play a part too.
Let's look at the differences between whiteheads, blackheads and acne.
We use a variety of natural oils in our products, each one bringing its own unique benefits. Sourced from nature, the oils provide vitamin rich nourishment for your skin, working in perfect harmony with our antioxidant rich Hebridean seaweed extract.
ishga is proud to partner with some of the country’s most luxurious hotels and spas to offer you blissful treatments that transport you to the Hebrides. This month, we’re talking to the team from the Spa at Coworth Park, part of the Dorchester Collection. Coworth Park offers 5 star idyllic relaxation in a beautiful rural location in the heart of Ascot. There, you can enjoy signature ishga treatments and an experience to refresh every sense within the welcoming oasis of calm.
Your skin barrier is layer of skin is made up of strong skin cells that provide an essential defence to your body. Without this layer protecting you, all sorts of pollution and toxins would be able to get through. It also works to keep water inside of your body, allowing you to stay hydrated.