Our Christmas Collections have arrived!

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This year’s Christmas Collections have landed, and they’re even more beautiful than ever! I absolutely love how elegantly simple they are. Each Limited Edition hand-picked Collection is decorated with a bespoke botanical design, created exclusively for Pai by British artist William Watson West. Built around my favourite organic ingredients, the designs represent the actives at […]

Winter Skin Woes

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Winter is a tough time for skin. The combination of cold winds, cranked up central heating and low humidity all take their toll, especially on skin prone to sensitivity. If you’re starting to feel the effects of the cooler weather, here are a few simple tweaks and product swaps that should help keep your skin […]

The health benefits of honey


Honey has become a bit of a health and beauty buzzword in recent years, and for good reason. Touted as a remedy for infections, inflammation, stress and eczema – honey has some amazing proven health benefits, particularly when taken internally. What kind of honey should I look for? Ideally, you want to look out for […]

How to care for your skin after coming off the pill


We hear from so many women experiencing skin troubles after coming off the pill. The most common complaint is adult acne – and I, for one, know how upsetting and confidence shattering that can be. I don’t want to give false hope here by telling you that one skincare product will magic your spots away! […]

How Cancer Treatment affects the skin


While Breast Cancer awareness month is a great time to raise money for various charities – for many women going through treatment advice and practical information is most helpful. In today’s post, I want to talk about the ways that different cancer treatments affect the skin and how best to manage them. With every stage […]

Ingredients to avoid during Cancer Treatment

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Yesterday I touched on some of the ingredients you may want to avoid during cancer treatment in my Simple Skincare Rules post – and today I’ll go into some of them in a bit more detail. Before I do I want to stress that I am not a doctor, and you should always consult your […]

Simple Skincare Rules during Cancer Treatment


Last night was the night of our Breast Cancer & Beauty event at The Haven centre – an amazing retreat for women going through breast cancer here in London. Co-hosted by author of the “Chemo Chic” blog Jessica Jones, the event was geared towards helping women digest the deluge of information out there around beauty products and their […]

How do I get rid of an ingrown hair?


Ingrown hairs often pop up out of nowhere and can be a real pain! As well as being unsightly, the small red bumps can be uncomfortable and in some instances can scar if you don’t deal with them correctly. What is an ingrown hair? An ingrown hair is one that hasn’t emerged from the hair […]

Pai’s Breast Cancer & Beauty Event

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Take a trip to your local beauty hall this month and you’ll notice everything has taken on a pink hue… October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, an annual focus on the most common form of cancer amongst women. Rather than launch a ‘pink’ Pai product of our own, this year I wanted to do something […]

‘Detox Reactions’ to new products – are they normal?

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We often hear skincare brands telling customers that redness or inflammation is a normal detox response to their products after initial use. Some natural companies even state that reactions can last up to a month but that this is ‘healthy’ and shows the botanical ingredients are working. Having personally (and repeatedly!) suffered inflamed skin after […]