Blog

Your Eyes, and what they say about YOU

Forget mood stones. People tend to read your mood by looking at your eyes. You also tend to do the same. Think about it:

‘You wake up, clean your face, and start applying your creams and make up. You notice that you are looking tired and aged. This instantly turns your mood south and you end up feeling the way you look.’ more…

Who said you can’t age gracefully?

To this day, most people view injectables and aesthetic treatments as a one way stop to looking like an overfilled, over treated cat lady. Rest assured that this is not true. Aesthetic treatments could work in your favour. It is when your practitioner is unable to identify what it is that you truly need, or finds it acceptable to over-inject, that things tend to go wrong. Here are some tell tales of what can go wrong and some tips on choosing your treatment and specialist wisely.

Picture: popular depiction of where and how people over treat their face more…

Good Results Take Time

How often are we in a rush to get things done in every department of our life. In work, we rush. At home, we rush. We even rush our aesthetic treatments hoping it would work faster and better than its natural pace. This rushing is all fine and dandy when you need a 3 in 1-day cream that moisturises, improves signs of ageing and contains and SPF. However, certain things can’t be rushed. You don’t go to a wine farm, pick a few grapes, stomp on it, bottle the juices and voila have wine. It takes a time consuming and detailed process to deliver that Merlot to your dinner table.

Image result for waiting

more…

Preparation: Your BFF in Aesthetics

How often do you find yourself preparing for something? Your clothes for work, your food for dinner, your house before the party etc. If you didn’t prepare, chaos will descend. The same goes for your aesthetic treatments. If your skin is not well prepared, it could be sent into chaos and your concern could worsen. more…

How to Combat the Effect of Winter Stressors on Your Skin

The effects of winter on our skin often leaves us plastering as much cream on as possible. This is not the worst thing if your main concern is dryness or dehydration. However, it is very important to first identify the stressor and skin concern if you want to treat the skin effectively. Here are a few skin concerns and possible causes bellow. Also, listed a few ways to combat them. more…

Taking you Back to Basics

How many times have you been at a beauty salon or aesthetic clinic and felt overwhelmed by the array of treatments and products that are available to you? I have worked in this industry for years and sometimes still feel overwhelmed. The thing is, there are many phenomenal treatments and products out there and if you listen to what each of them do, you will find that you need, well basically, all of them. This is where you need to be careful because doing too much on your skin and can cause it to react, leaving you with the aftermath. When you start feeling overwhelmed, we recommend that you take a step back and go back to the basics. more…

Prevention is better than Cure

In today’s day and age, the phrase “prevention is better than cure” is often mentioned by your doctor, those in favour of organic living and those who wish to live a proactive lifestyle when it comes to their medical well-being. I think it is also safe to say that there are those that refute this statement and call for the “you only live once” motto. While both are admirable and have redeeming qualities, it is not easy to choose one or the other. Let’s look at this logically… more…

You’re so Vein

We all have our 5 minutes in front of the mirror every day. You probably find that you either spend it loving yourself or finding your faults. As we get older or go through a pregnancy, we notice small vascularity’s popping up on our Face, Décolletage and legs. In time these seem to increase in number. Annoying, right? There are different types of veins and so many factors that cause them. Luckily, the aesthetic industry also has an array of treatments available to help treat those vascular entities. Let’s delve a little bit deeper… more…

Shady Process of Pigmentation Formation

The hyperpigmentation of our skin is due to many factors, both internal and external. The sun being the most important one. This you already know, but how is the pigmentation formed within the skin? Let’s have a look…

Picture: Process of pigmentation formation in the Melanocyte more…

Dr Jenni’s Seal of Approval

There are so many skin care products and treatments on the market that you can get confused, overwhelmed and then postpone the whole ‘looking after yourself’ notion. Would you believe me if I told you that even Dr Jenni gets overwhelmed with the constant influx of new products or upgrades? She always makes sure that during all the trials of these products, continues using her basic essentials.

more…

DISCLAIMER

*Results may vary per individual on all treatments and products. **The testimonials given are those of the clients and pertain to the results that they obtained and that each individual's results and opinions will still vary. ***The information on this website and specific page is not meant to diagnose any condition or provide conclusive treatment options for a given condition. The final decision on such treatments can only be made after a full history is obtained in person and a physical examination is done as part of a consultation in person. The information contained in this communication is confidential and may be legally privileged.
Back to Top