Dr Barbara Sturm Skincare in Space NK

I met Dr Barbara Sturm last week in Edinburgh's Space NK. She's a German scientist in the field of molecular medicine, who is most famous for creating a skin cream from your own blood. Celebrities love it - and it has a celebrity price-tag, at around £1000 a pop. Read more here. But, thanks to clients at her clinics, Dr Sturm decided it was time to launch her own skincare range to complement her clinic ranges - something she admits didn't come … [Read more...]

Filorga NCTF-Reverse Intensive Anti-Ageing Cellular Skincare

French brand Filorga have their roots firmly in the science of beauty, being pioneers of injectables with their NCTF (New Cellular Treatment Factor). NCTF is the brand's signature and is at the heart of all the products from the brand, and, now, after three years +  of research, Filorga have produced, for the very first time, skincare which contains the equivalent of one vial of injectable NCTF® per product. This unique range, NCTF-Reverse, … [Read more...]

Chanel’s Hydra Beauty Micro Serum

The press release to launch Chanel's latest skincare product - their Hydra Beauty Micro Serum - was 43 pages long. Okay, a lot of that was for notes, as it came in a school notebook form, but there is a LOT of science and info behind this latest launch! Essentially what Chanel have done is listen to what women want in skincare, and have come up with a product they think delivers. Chanel Research has determined that women want an extraordinary … [Read more...]