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The Causes of Aging Skin and How To Prevent Them

As we get older, many of us will start to notice just how much our skin changes over the years. We develop lines, blemishes, dry patches, age spots and our skin starts to drop south! Our complexion changes through each new stage of life, and it can be confusing knowing just how to treat or prevent these new markers of our age. Whilst unfortunately, we’re yet to find a cure for old age, there are some ways to help keep your skin looking younger and healthier for longer - without invasive treatments and high intensity skincare routines! First, get to know just what’s happening beneath the surface of your skin. One of the most obvious changes your skin will face...

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How To Create A Bee-Friendly Garden This Spring

  Spring is finally here, and although it might have appeared under the strangest of circumstances, it’s great to hear that so many of us are taking the chance to get out into the garden. From prepping our flower beds to pruning and preening our herb gardens, there’s a lot to maintain and prepare before those long summer months arrive. One of the most popular questions we get asked is how to encourage more bees to visit our gardens, and, we are more than happy to share our tips and advice this week. Whilst we do understand that it might not be possible to follow all of these tips in the current climate, we hope our advice can help you...

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The cause of Dry Hair and what you can do about it......

As spring starts to arrive, we all want to head outside and start breathing in that fresh air and sunshine. But, for those of us who struggle with dry, wispy or problematic hair, the warmer seasons bring nothing but frustrating battles with our hairbrushes and the urge to wear a sunhat 24/7. So what causes hair to dry out? There are two basic reasons for dry hair.  Either your scalp doesn’t produce or retain enough natural oil (sebum) to moisturise your hair at the root/scalp or, the condition or structure of your hair is causing moisture to escape, which leads to dry hair.   A strand of hair is made up three main segments. At the center is the core, which...

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Your Rosacea questions answered by Honey Bee Beautiful

Your Rosacea questions answered by Honey Bee Beautiful!   Rosacea - the skin condition most famously associated with Renee Zellweger in her amazing role as Bridget Jones. But whilst we all look to Bridget’s flushed face as an endearing quality, in reality Rosacea can be an uncomfortable and difficult skin problem to manage. As the skin reddening condition is the focus of our social media this week, we wanted to dive a little deeper into the causes, treatment options and symptoms of Rosacea - hopefully answering some of your questions in the process. Q: What is Rosacea? A: Typically associated with blushing or flushed skin, rosacea is a skin condition which causes the blood vessels underneath the skin to flare...

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Plan the perfect pamper session this Valentine’s Day

Valentine's Day is fast approaching and this year we’re encouraging all of our lovely customers to treat themselves on February 14th. We know this is a day for romance and love, so why not try and indulge in a bit of self-care for yourself on this special day? Here at Honey Bee Beautiful, we’ve put together the perfect pamper routine for your Valentine’s Day, to help you put yourself first and care for your body from top to toe! Step One - Set The Scene To help your skin prepare for your pampering, make sure you take any make-up off, put on a comfortable fluffy dressing gown and lock the door for maximum peace and seclusion. It’s your time for...

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