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by Kazem Skincare

News

Here you’ll find interesting articles, the latest news and developments from Nefera.

4 skincare products you shouldn’t skip

Skincare can be a complete minefield – whether you’re new to the notion of applying products or have spent years looking for the perfect formula or daily routine. Most advice is tailored depending on your specific situation – meaning there isn’t a ‘one size fits all’, easy to implement route to follow when it comes […]

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4 things to avoid if you want your skin to sty younger for longer

Ageing is an inevitable natural process that affects us all – but certain factors can accelerate or slow down the visible effect is has over the years. Modern lifestyles can considerably damage our skin – thanks to the prevalence of package holidays to sunny climates, thinning ozone layers, habits such as drinking and smoking and […]

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Three skin moisture myths you need to know

We all know that skin needs moisture daily, right? But how much does it actually need – and what does a moisturiser actually do to help the look and feel of skin? Here we bust some key moisturising myths to help you boost the appearance and health of your skin. ‘All moisturisers are the same’ […]

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What causes sensitive skin?

If you suffer with sensitive skin it’s likely you’re keen to understand it more so that you can support and heal it. Sensitive skin can be troublesome at best – life-changing at worst. Effective treatments must target the source to work – so knowing how sensitive skin occurs and what reasons can be behind it […]

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Tips for choosing a facialist

Skin can easily be compared to a nice car. You take care of it each day, nourish it with high-quality fuel and every so often you give it a little extra TLC to keep it looking, feeling and functioning at its best. A facial offers a fantastic pick-me-up for tired skin, like a service for […]

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5 key things to look for when choosing a skincare brand

There are now so many different skincare products and brands to choose from – so how do you know which is best for you? In today’s blog we share our sure-fire formula explaining the five key things to look for in a skincare brand to ensure successful and sustainable results. Responsibility All skincare brands have […]

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Can skincare products penetrate the skin?

A new conversation has begun within the beauty industry – a discussion that confuses and frustrates many consumers keen to know that the products they use are safe and effective. Two concerns motivate this research and curiosity – as some worry about the absorption and toxicity of certain ingredients, others want to be sure that […]

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Which skincare is best in winter?

Winter takes its toll on skin – with harsh cool climates contrasting with hot, dry central heating. Taking extra care of your skin during colder months can combat common symptoms of ‘winter skin’ such as dryness, breakouts, patchiness and a pale, discoloured complexion. Here we share five top tips to help you to protect, nourish […]

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What is Retinol?

Retinol is an incredibly high-profile ingredient in the world of beauty. It has a comprehensive and impressive history of skin rejuvenation and beautification – especially where an anti-ageing effect is an objective. Retinol is powerful, and must be used wisely via clinically developed skin creams and preparations in order to have a positive effect on […]

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Peptides – the facts

They’re one of the beauty industry’s most coveted ingredients – with science and studies proving that peptides can aid the improvement of skin condition and aid anti-ageing effects. As the industry is unregulated clear, sound information can be hard to come by – leading to many misconceptions surrounding peptides. Here we share three key facts […]

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Winter ingredient focus – night crème

During colder winter months our skin needs extra special care. Luckily our nourishing Night Crème is packed with soothing, smoothing ingredients designed to repair skin overnight – perfect for rescuing chapped, dry or tight complexions. Here we share some of our star ingredients and explain why their benefits are perfect during colder months when frosty […]

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Save oily skin with these daily rituals

Did you know that women with oily skin tend to age more slowly than women with dry skin? It’s all down to sebum or oil production – those with higher levels can enjoy softer, suppler skin and protection against damage caused by skin drying out excessively. Despite this good news, oily skin can be a […]

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Why is moisture an important ally when combatting signs of ageing?

Many ‘anti-ageing’ creams tend to mask signs of ageing simply by moisturising the skin. So if beautiful-looking skin can be achieved superficially through topical application alone, what can deep, meaningful moisture do? Here we explain why keeping skin hydrated (inside and out) is a crucial requirement of success for anyone concerned about the visible signs […]

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Chemical peels at home – a clinician’s perspective

Chemical peels are everywhere at the moment. Scroll through popular beauty blogs or browse the latest trends online and you’ll likely notice that experts and gurus across the board recommend the treatment as a way to renew and refresh the skin. Whilst we agree that chemical peels can be incredibly beneficial, especially for women with […]

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5 common skincare myths – debunked

Google is a wonderful thing. It brings a wealth of information to the fingertips of each and every one of us – so it’s quick and easy to find the ideal answer to any question, or discover the perfect solution to any problem. The difficulty with the sheer amount of data on the internet is […]

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Taking time out with MB Insider

Recently we were approached by Julia and Maria from MB Insider – a popular beauty blog that spans continents with its comprehensive coverage of the latest products and trends. If you’re not already familiar with their multi-lingual platform, MB Insider offers honest insight through informative, impartial articles designed to provide rounded advice and guidance based […]

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Why does hydration matter?

One thing Nefera founder Dr Kazem insists upon is the importance of caring for your skin from the inside out. Without proper nutrition and hydration, your skin’s vital structure cannot function adequately. This means it’s unlikely that any skin crème, however expensive or ground-breaking, will make much difference to the condition and appearance of your […]

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The science of skin cells – why Nefera works

Our skin is delicate, complex and vitally important. It indicates our health, regulates our temperature, protects us and defines us. The beauty industry is rife with unregulated and sparsely researched claims lacking credibility and consistency – making it easy for women to make poor choices when it comes to looking after and taking care of […]

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Why is topical collagen rarely effective?

Collagen is a vital aspect of skin health and vitality– as a steady, natural loss of this protein is what results in common signs of ageing including lines, sagging and wrinkles. In the beauty world it’s become a hot topic – with new creams, serums, tablets and drinks containing collagen introduced to the market every […]

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5 things you should never do to your skin

We all know deep down that there are things we need to do to protect and perfect our complexion. Eat well, drink plenty of water, and use effective crèmes or serums day and night. But what about the additional things we do to care for our skin – everyday routines and treatments applied with the […]

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