If like me, you have noticed your skin getting drier, tighter and – dare I say – “saggier” as you’ve gotten older, then I have just the thing for you. Hyaluronic acid – our resident hydrating humectant hero, has been used in cosmetics for many years, to help maintain supple, plump and healthy skin. And unlike many other “trendy” skincare ingredients, that have their 15 minutes of skincare fame, before being relegated to the dreaded dusty bottom-drawer of the vanity cabinet, this hero actually works and is here to stay. Its a powerful humectant that can hold 1000 times its own weight in water, making it an absolute skincare must-have, especially for those with dry and/or aging skin.

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Tis the season to be jolly, fralalalala…lalalalaa. Christmas is finally upon us ladies and gents, and you know what that means – great food, family reunions, questionable sartorial choices (aka Xmas jumpers), and parties galore. We at The Silk Rose, love a good party as much as the next person, but – without sounding too Grinchy – we also think it our responsibility to remind our lovely readers not to abandon their skincare routines for the festive season. You don’t want to add bad skin woes to your January blues!

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