CIDESCO asks spas to rethink micro-beads

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CIDESCO, the world standard for beauty and spa therapy has spoken out against the use of micro-beads in spa products and treatments. The use of micro-beads in skin care products is a controversial one that I’ve written about previously here. These tiny plastic beads are causing huge damage to the planet’s oceans and ecosystems as […]

What are probiotics and how can they improve your health?

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As unglamorous as it may be, we know that a healthy gut is essential to overall wellbeing. What we’re only just becoming fully aware of is how much gut health can affect conditions ranging from mild skin sensitivity to eczema, acne and urticaria. To understand more about the role probiotics can play in keeping skin […]

What is your acid mantle?

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Our skin is a pretty incredible organ – it regulates body temperature, protects our immune system and keeps the condition of our nerves, tissues and other organs in check. It’s the skin’s acid mantle that’s responsible many of its super powers. So why is this layer of sebum so important for keeping your skin calm, […]

Exclusive recipe from The Detox Kitchen

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We’re always on the lookout for new ways to shake up our favourite meal of the day – breakfast! So this recipe from our friends at The Detox Kitchen couldn’t have come at a better time. Give it a go, you’ll be surprised by how filling it is. AVOCADO SMASH WITH TOASTED NUTS & SEEDS […]

Why do I always breakout after flying?

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The last thing you want on your first day of holiday is a breakout, but unfortunately the low humidity, imbalanced skin and the stress of air travel – think lack of sleep and poor food, combine to create ideal conditions for a breakout. The air on planes is very dry – with humidity usually below […]

The pre-wedding skincare guide

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With wedding season in full swing, it’s time to start thinking about prepping your complexion for the big day. Whether you’re a guest or the blushing bride this summer, a radiant, healthy complexion is always on the wish list! Unfortunately, the stress of pre-wedding jitters and event organisation can easily be the catalyst for a […]

New look Kukui & Jojoba Bead Skin Brightening Exfoliator

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Here at Pai, we pride ourselves on listening closely to our customers feedback and suggestions. So when you told us you weren’t 100% happy with our Kukui & Jojoba Bead Skin Brightening Exfoliator packaging, we set about changing it! Our team of experts went back to the drawing board and have come up with a […]

How to find balance in your lifestyle

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We talk about balance a lot. Usually, this is about the importance of skin balance, but personally, I’m a big believer in maintaining balance in every area of life. We only have to take a quick browse of social media to see the huge interest currently surrounding wellbeing and the concept of “clean” living. I […]

Pai, Glam4Good and Michelle Obama!

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Sometimes the smallest acts can make the biggest difference to people’s lives – and Glam4Good, the non-profit organisation set up by Mary Alice Stephenson, does that with style! We were honoured to be involved in their recent event in Italy hosted by Michelle Obama. Mary-Alice bought together a group of thirty military Mums-to-be for what they thought […]

How much Moisturiser should I use?

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Whether it’s a pump a Cleanser, a dollop of Cream or a drop of Facial Oil – one of the most common questions we’re asked is… ‘”How much product should I be using?”. Whilst we’d love to be able to provide a ‘one-size fits all’ answer, it’s not quite as simple as that. The amount […]

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