‘Five A Day’ Focus: Oil & pH Balance

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Achieving skin balance is key to taking control of problem skin. Skin balance refers to an even pH and oil production, and is affected by products, diet, stress and lifestyle. Unbalanced skin experiences oiliness, dryness, breakouts and reactions, whilst balanced skin is calm, clear and comfortable – here’s how to achieve it: Give your skin […]

What is my skin type? A 21st century update

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At Pai HQ, Wednesday’s are Stylist days – and last week we spotted a really interesting article about modern day skin types I wanted to share. In “A new way of looking at your skin”, Anita Bhagwandas writes that the common skin type categories we still use today (think dry, oily,combination) were actually originally defined […]

What we’ve learnt from our Mums….

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For those of you who need a gentle reminder – it’s Mother’s Day this Sunday! When it comes to our looks and beauty regimes, many of us take after our Mums more than we might like to think. Whilst we may choose to ignore their advice whilst we’re young, as we get older we realise that […]

New Years Resolutions for your Skin Type

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If you’re going to do one thing for your skin this year, make it this… Skin Type: Sensitive New Year’s Resolution: Try something new! One in two cautious sensitive skin sufferers avoids exfoliation for fear of irritation. If that sound’s like you, make our Kukui & Jojoba Bead Skin Brightening Exfoliator your must-have product this […]

Spot the problem: What spots on different parts of the face mean

Pai Skincare Face Map

*Here’s the part where I sound like an HSBC advert…* In Chinese medicine it’s believed that each part of the face acts as a window to another internal area of the body. Whether that facial area is healthy or unhealthy-looking can indicate how well specific internal organs are functioning. This is something we see ring […]

Seasonal skincare swaps

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As with all things in nature, our skin changes with the seasons. Varying temperatures, moisture levels and sun exposure all have to be adapted to and supported by our skincare products. Failure to listen to your skin’s ever-changing needs can throw the skin out of balance, causing increased sensitivity, dryness or breakouts. We’re not talking […]

Spotlight series: The 6 stages of spots

6 different kinds of spots

Blemish, blackhead, boil, cyst – as unsavoury as it sounds, identifying exactly what kinds of spots you suffer with can often help determine the best way to get rid of them. It’s generally agreed that there are 6 different stages of spots. You may experience one, several or all of these at any one time if […]

‘Bloomin’ Beautiful': Pai BioAffinity Toner in Metro

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Spring has officially sprung and it seems our beauty experts have taken a fancy to all things floral! Natalie Silverton’s Bloomin’ Beautiful beauty piece in today’s Metro is inspired by the glory of the English garden, with Pai’s Rice Plant & Rosemary BioAffinity Toner the best of the bunch. Metro says, ‘British organic-certified brand Pai […]

Cosmopolitan Beauty Director loves Pai Rice Plant & Rosemary BioAffinity Toner

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Lots of you have already seen Pai’s new Rice Plant & Rosemary BioAffinity Toner in this month’s Cosmopolitan! What with all the excesses we tend to indulge in over the festive period, Cosmo’s team of beauty experts have put together their top picks of purifying and post-party pick-me-ups to keep skin looking flawless. Top of […]

Introducing NEW Pai BioAffinity Toners

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I am delighted to announce the arrival of Pai’s most innovative skincare solution to date: the BioAffinity Toner. Until now, toners have commonly consisted of an irritating alcohol base or inert floral water with few skin benefits. However, thanks to revolutionary High Frequency extraction technology Pai’s BioAffinity Toners harness the incredible skin-benefitting powers of complete […]