Wow, I am so thrilled. A couple of weeks ago, when I was in the studio at a film shoot for my latest product, with Holland’s Next Top Model winner Akke Marije. Now, at last I can tell you more about it. This week, after extensive searching, and after much reading and testing, I am launching my Vitamin A [...]

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After my medical training, when I became absorbed in skincare and cosmetic products, I had just come out of my acne stage. I was so pleased with that even, smooth skin! A few years later I become pregnant and the enjoyment was over. The changing hormone levels didn’t help my skin at all and I had problem[...]

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Good quality creams combined with an appropriate skincare routine make your skin radiant, smooth, strong and healthy. It can even help prevent ageing. This is pretty impressive, however, in my experience, this still isn’t enough for most women and men!

When creams aren’t enough If you really want to make those wrinkles, sagging skin, unattractive veins, scars or pigmentation spots disappear , then you will need to bring out the heavier guns. Lots of people presume that very expensive treatments are necessary, but fortunately this isn’t usually the cas[...]

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I regularly receive questions from blog readers about dehydrated skin. But what is it precisely? Dry skin is by definition 'dehydrated'. Oily skin is not usually dehydrated, but it can be. This can be seen in people whose skin barrier function has been disturbed. Cosmetic products for oily skin that are[...]

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Skin problems through an over clean skin. That is possible! In the interview with Grazia below I tell more about it...

A healthy stratum corneum. I'm convinced that the "over- zealous" cleaning of your skin with strong de-greasing cleansers is one of the biggest causes of skin problems. Basically; if you wash too vigorously then your stratum corneum (your upper skin layer) becomes weak. And a strong stratum corneum is [...]

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