Debunking Beauty Myths

When it comes to skincare we can be inundated with information which can be overwhelming. Dr Maryam Zamani runs through some of the most googled beauty myths. Sleeping with make up on won’t damage the skin. It is imperative to take your make up off at night. If you do not thoroughly cleanse your face […]

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Celia Burton

THE HOT SEAT: WITH MUA CELIA BURTON

In conversation with renowned MUA Celia Burton, who shares her inspiration, signature look as well as secret to looking fresh after a long flight! 1. What inspired you to become a make-up artist? My aunt Lynne ‘Pearl’ Easton was a makeup artist. She sadly passed away in 2006 when I was 16. It was at […]

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Is global warming impacting your skin

Is Global Warming Impacting your skin?

Global warming and climate change are buzz words that have becoming extremely important today. You may also have seen the #fridaysforfuture and Greta Thunberg speech that recently went viral and realised the very real impact that global warming is having including melting icecaps, drinking water shortages, wildlife species being affected and so on. But do […]

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Get Fashion Week Ready

The start of Fashion Week marks the beginning of stress and chaos for models as they rush from various castings to walking on booked shows to long nights of after-parties. You’d never physically be able to see these models looking run-down as a result of their hectic schedules, and that’s thanks to their own personalised […]

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Summer Skin Detox

With summer in its full swing, our skin is often left dealing with excessive sun exposure, travel stress, and pollution leading to oxidative stress and damage, oilier skin, clogged pores, exacerbated pigmentation, and so much more! During these months, as you take some time off for yourself to unwind, don’t forget to do a bit […]

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goop

MZ Skin x GOOP

GOOP launched the first event of its popular wellness summits in London last weekend, which received an impressive reception from attendees who had come from all over Europe. GOOP is a lifestyle and wellness brand launched by actress Gwyneth Paltrow, and they offer a variety of products that they endorse, as well as host events […]

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The Power of Antioxidants

Everyone has heard of antioxidants, and their various benefits for our skin, but don’t actually know what these antioxidants are, or what they do. In the fight against free radicals, the molecules that damage the different components of our skin’s cell (DNA, Proteins and outer barrier), antioxidants are proven to be extremely beneficial. As naturally […]

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Acne Awareness Month – Facts & Myths

Acne is a very common skin condition characterised by comedones (blackheads and whiteheads) and pus-filled spots. It usually starts during puberty and resolves by the late teens or early twenties but in some people it can persist for longer, or even develop for the first time in the late twenties or thirties. Although it can […]

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MZ Skin partners with Philanthropic Fashion Retailer Olivela

MZ Skin is proud to announce its partnership with Olivela, the luxury fashion retailer founded by Stacey Bond that donates 20% of its proceeds to support the education of girls in developing countries. The story of Olivela begins in the refugee camps of Kenya and Rwanda, where its founder met Malala Yousfzai, Nobel Prize winner […]

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‘Parfum’ in Skincare – Is it really bad?

Very often we read the word ‘parfum’ in the ingredients list of cosmetic products but how much do we really know about fragrances? Fragrance can either be used to enhance the sensory appeal of skincare products or to mask the scent of certain ingredients in skincare to make it more appealing. Either way, it causes a […]

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