The definitive guide to menopausal bride skincare

The definitive guide to bridal skincare, for the older or menopausal bride If you’re an older menopausal bride, getting ready for your special day can feel challenging as it can be difficult for you to achieve that perfect bridal glow. You will be experiencing a loss of collagen, and dryness and menopause can take their … Read more

Should I change my skincare routine for winter?

Should I change my skincare routine for winter? I’ve had a few clients mention that their skin is feeling more dry, sensitive, and inflamed lately. I’ve been asked if it’s a good idea to change your skincare routine for winter. The simple answer is yes, especially if you’re experiencing any of the above. When your … Read more

Five Tips for Changing Skincare for Spring

Five Tips for Changing Skincare for Spring As each season comes to an end, it’s a good idea to think about the products you’re using on your skin. Then make some slight changes to your skincare routine ready for the start of the new season. A question I get asked as we move towards Spring … Read more

Should I change my skincare routine during the summer?

Should I change my skincare routine during the summer? I get asked very frequently Should I change my skincare routine during the summer? The answer depends on your skin because it varies so much from person to person. One person’s skin might change greatly throughout the year, whereas another person might find their skin stays … Read more

Healthy skin doesn’t need to be perfect; it needs to be healthy

Lady looking at and squeezing a spot in a mirror

  healthy skin As I was finishing off painting my hall, stairs and landing the other day, I realised that I’d completed 5 coats, and I still wasn’t completely happy with how it looked. I had to make myself stop and put the paintbrush down. I was in danger of painting long into the night, … Read more

Autumn Skin Tips

Beautiful colourful Autumn leaves pegged to a string line.

Get Your Skin Glowing This Autumn. As soon as the weather starts to change and the heating gets turned on. Our skin starts to feel dryer and lacking in lustre. This can be due to our skin leaking water, from an impaired barrier function (the skins protective top layer). We probably have not long got … Read more

WELCOME TO MY BLOG PAGE!

The Skinologist - Fiona Hughes (your personal skin expert) performing a skin consultation at our Chester skin clinic.

Welcome along to my blog page! So I am super excited to start talking to you all about skin. It’s kind of an obsession for me. I just love everything about skin! I end up reading a lot of article, text books, attending training and gaining qualifications (from governing bodies and specialist skin companies like … Read more