Beauty Over 40 – The beauty bible for Australian women over 40
the beauty bible for Australian women over 40
How do they work?
Help for psoriasis, eczema, acne and more
Mix & match solution-based skincare
Masks for glowing, hydrated skin
Ideal for sensitive eyes or those who wear contacts
Stunning Winter looks
Help to combat 4 key mature eye concerns
Tips to keep body skin healthy
What I like this week!
As a parent with an almost teen, skin breakouts are on the horizon. As teen skin can be delicate, I was looking for a skincare solution that would be gentle on teen skin, whilst effectively treating breakouts and blemishes.
Enter a favourite brand from my time as a teen, with updated technology! Using Witch Hazel, long known for its astringent and healing properties, to help purify and refresh skin, the Biore Witch Hazel range is perfect for teen skin. The refreshing new look Biore Witch Hazel Pore Clarifying Toner, with Salicylic Acid helps to control oil, and deep cleans pores, helping to prevent breakouts. For pores that need an extra deep clean, where breakouts and blackheads are occurring, the new Biore Witch Hazel Ultra Deep Cleansing Pore Strips are brilliant. These pore strips use Witch Hazel work to draw out 2 x more pore clogging dirt than the original Biore Deep Cleansing Pore Strips, helping to remove blackheads for a super clean. As skin with acne is already irritated and sensitive, it is recommended not to use these on acne blemishes or sunburned skin – if in doubt consult your doctor, and always consult your doctor before use if your teen is taking any acne or other skin medication. Biore Witch Hazel Pore Clarifying Toner 236ml RRP $8.99. Biore Witch Hazel Ultra Deep Cleansing Pore Strips Pack of 6 Strips RRP $9.99.
We used these on teen skin that is just starting to see signs of oiliness, and some very small breakouts, and it worked so well. The Toner gently removed excess oil, and you could see the clogging dirt the Pore Strips removed on the strip. The few minor blemishes were noticeably reduced after only three days, and gone after a week. At under $20 for the pair, this duo is well worth trying for problem teen skin, especially with school holidays here or coming up – clearer skin for Term 3 could be just the trick.
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Who is behind Beauty Over 40?
Beauty Over 40 provides expert tips and advice on beauty, health and fitness needs for mature women.
Beauty Over 40 was founded by Lara Michell, a beauty professional with over 20 years’ experience, working for some of the major beauty and hair companies in Australia and overseas, and yes, I am over 40 (actually over 50)!!
I have worked with companies such as Estee Lauder, Clinique, Clarins, Elizabeth Arden, Wella, Schwarzkopf, Shiseido, Jimmy Choo, Montblanc, Issey Miyake, Narciso Rodriguez, Guerlain, Burberry, Banana Boat, and many (many) more.
This experience will help me bring relevant posts to help you with your beauty needs in your 40’s, 50’s, 60’s and beyond.
I want to bring you the most meaningful and relevant information, so if you have any questions, comments, or topics you would like to see on the website, please fill in the comment section below.