Nicola Bonn is my guest this week and as well as having many years experience as a radio presenter, blogger, beauty podcaster and journalist, she is an all round lovely person who gives great advice on all things skin and wellness.In this episode we talk about: Nicola’s journey in to the beauty industry Products and treatments that […]

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Face Yoga exercises and massages are the perfect way to begin each new day. These moves help to awaken your skin, relax and tone your muscles, and promote lymphatic drainage – which is incredibly important! Moreover, these moves are very easy to do, they’re suitable for everyone, and they take no time at all. Plus, you can […]

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Today we’re going to be talking all about Gua Sha.  Whether you’re new to the practice or a longstanding crystal enthusiast, I have got tons of fascinating information to share with you today.  If you’ve been thinking about which Gua Sha or facial roller to implement in your own self-care routine, then this is for […]

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Have you ever thought of teaching Face Yoga or running a business? Maybe you are already a Face Yoga teacher (part of our Face Yoga Family) and you want to learn more about how to further share what you do. Or perhaps you are simply interested in my journey, story and general tips about my […]

If you’re experiencing emotional or physical stress at the moment, it is likely that you have felt some of that tension in your head and face. Given the state of the world, everyone’s going through a hard time, and you may be dealing with more stress than you realize. There are some simple daily rituals, inspired by Indian […]

A lot of us suffer from sinus issues, particularly if they we have allergies or are suffering from a cold. And while you should always seek medical advice, there are times when you need quick relief from the pressure that can build up in the sinus area. So if you suffer from blocked sinuses or […]

One of the most common questions I have been asked over the last 16 years of teaching Face Yoga is how to reduce a double chin? Some of the more common causes of a double chin include aging (as we age the collagen in our bodies starts to deplete, which is what keeps our skin firm), […]

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Your jaw area is one that holds a lot of tension, especially when you are stressed or working hard. Because it is so intimately connected with the bones and muscles of your face, head, and neck, the tension in this area can spread to other places, causing discomfort or pain. Some of us also experience […]

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I am a highly sensitive person. No that doesn’t mean I cry all the time but it does mean I feel things deeply which has its pros and cons. There are in fact over 22 traits which signal whether a person is highly sensitive. This week I have the leading expert in Highly Sensitive People (HSP) […]

This routine is a lovely one for helping to prevent headaches and relieve stress. You can also use it when you are suffering from a headache to release the tension and reduce the pain. Just a quick note – this routine isn’t intended to take the place of medical advice or medication. Always speak to […]

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When you are stressed, you can end up holding a lot of tension in your lower face and jaw area. Often, this results in your skin looking tired and dull. You might also find lines developing, especially around the corners of your mouth. This post will cover a quick routine to rejuvenate the lower face. […]

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Dr Shehab Faragallah is my guest this week and we are talking tongues! He is a dentist and a business owner of a dental practice on the Gold Coast in Australia for the past 10 years. Dr Faragallah has practiced all facets of the field including cosmetic, general, paediatric, restorative, orthodontic and surgical dentistry, with […]

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Suffering from acne can be debilitating to your self esteem if it feels like a problem you don’t have control of. It’s something that affects us all differently. There are things you can do however that may help clear up your skin and keep it clear. Learning to be more in tune with what your […]

There is a proven difference in the way men and women’s skin age. On the whole it is agreed that women’s skin appears older than men of the same age but there are differences in skin ages between the genders in a few ways. Upper Face Despite the fact that women’s skin in the upper […]

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It’s time to learn more about at home microcurrent devices! I have wanted to do a podcast on this for ages and I thought, who better to give the very best advice to use than Chris Luckham, head of education and brand supervisor at Foreo. I have personally tried both the Foreo Bear and the […]

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A body tapper is an easy-to-use, inexpensive, and effective tool that you can incorporate into your daily routine! A body tapper is made of bamboo and can have incredible effects on your energy levels. In fact, body tappers have been used for thousands of years in Traditional Chinese medicine. Using a body tapper before or […]

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One of the best ways to keep your skin looking its most radiant is by performing routine face massages. Nothing too extensive or invasive––just a slight recharge. By taking 8 minutes out of your day to perform these few simple techniques, you can keep your muscles engaged, lower tension, aid in lymphatic drainage and alleviate […]

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I was interviewed for a podcast called Acne Stories and I thought you guys may like to hear the interview as it has some really helpful tips as well as some personal stories.This episode includes: My journey from chronic illness to The Face Yoga Expert Exactly what Face Yoga is and how it benefits the face My experience of cystic acne and […]

In this post, I’ll talk to you about some of my favourite products to help smooth wrinkles in the face 100% naturally.  I get gifted lots of amazing products to try and review. Some of them I love, some of them not so much. What I do is, I try these products for a while […]

5 Really Great Products That Reduce Wrinkles Naturally

I get quite a lot of questions each day, both from clients and people interested in face yoga everywhere – via email, social media, website forms, and in person. I’m always so happy to answer them all, as I understand Face Yoga can be a rather new topic for some of you. Plus, I love sharing scientifically […]

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This is a non judgmental podcast full of information, support and actionable tips with naturopathic and functional medicine doctor, Dr Erin Thorne. We chat about: Whether alcohol can age our skin (and the science behind this) Whether reducing and giving up alcohol can help us look younger and fresher How to start the process of […]

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Every one of us could benefit from taking a few more minutes each day to reduce stress and take our body out of that ‘fight or flight’ response. Try each of these 1 minute techniques to feel calmer, more relaxed and healthier. Deep breathing: take 1 minute to do this As you inhale, let the abdomen […]

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Lockdown and quarantine has meant our eyes have taken extra strain. Increased screen time means tired eyes, lots of squinting and over worked eye muscles. Stress and anxiety about the pandemic often means less sleep which results in bags, puffiness and dark circles. We can often find that we are even indulging in the wrong foods which impacts the skin […]

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Katie Blake, famously known as the Skin Whisperer, is the in-house gua sha expert and facialist at the Hayo’u Method with over 20 years experience in the beauty and holistic health industry. She has worked with the Hay’ou founder, Katie Brindle (see episodes 3 and 28 of the podcast to get to know Katie Brindle), for over 10 […]

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Facial massage is such a beautiful way to increase the circulation to your skin, lift the muscles, and release tension. There’s a lot you can do just with your hands, but I also like to use some facial massage tools to enhance the benefits and add variation to my routine. And one tool that I […]

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One of the most common questions I have had from clients in my clinics, teacher training programmes and online coaching over the past 16 years is, how do we reduce a double chin without resorting to surgery? Well let’s start with the facts. While we can’t exercise an area and have fat melt away in that one spot, […]

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In this solo episode I answer the 5 questions that I get asked on a daily basis: How old am I and have I had botox? How to reduce a double chin and facial fat? How to reduce eye bags/puffiness/dark circles? How to smooth forehead lines without botox? How to tone a saggy neck? I also share with you […]

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This is a question that I am often asked when it comes to Face Yoga so today I am sharing my favourite moves for the cheek area.  A few things to remember before you get started – you can’t actually change your bone structure, but you can alter the skin around it to bring out your natural […]

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Star Khechara has 20 years experience in the nutrition and skincare industry. She is the founder of the Academy of Beauty Nutrition and author of multiple anti ageing nutrition books.In this weeks episode we talk about: The importance of food for anti ageing What collagen is Foods that don’t help collagen The 5 top foods to help boost collagen […]

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Yoga is wonderful for mind, body and soul. It is easy to forget however, that we have 57 muscles in the face, neck, head, tongue and ears which need strength and relaxation too. Face Yoga is a wonderful way to complement a Yoga practice but even if you aren’t a Yogi, you can enjoy Face Yoga as a stand alone routine.  […]

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Face Yoga is a great way to lift the eyebrow and eyelid area naturally. Using just your fingers you can gently lift your eyes and alleviate some of the heavy, hooded sensation you feel. Before you do these techniques, make sure your face and hands are clean so that you do not transfer oil and […]

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Nichola Joss is one of the beauty industry’s most revered skincare experts.Not only has her advice and work been featured in some of the world’s most prominent women’s magazines such as Vogue, In Style and Marie Claire, Nichola is the beauty therapist of choice for a bevy of A-list beauties such as Scarlett Johansson, Hilary […]

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Facial yoga and acupressure are great ways to give yourself a non-surgical face lift and encourage facial rejuvenation. With these four simple acupressure points, you can experience glowing skin and a calmer mind. I love to perform these acupressure points while repeating positive affirmations. This gives me a chance to enhance and connect with my […]

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Do you have trouble falling asleep at night? People the world over are not enjoying the same amount of sleep as they did a few decades ago. In 1942, the average amount of sleep per night was 8 hours, now it is only 6.8 hours. We are busier, more stressed, and many of us feel like […]

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Tova Leigh is my guest this week. She is an Author, performer, podcaster, blogger and has a huge online following where many of her videos on motherhood and life go viral. Tova is unashamedly herself and often says the things that many of us feel ashamed or embarrassed to say. Her honesty is refreshing and relatable and […]

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Pores. I get so many questions sent to me every week with the same question ‘how do we reduce pore size?’. Well let’s start with the bad news: we can’t change pore size. The size of our pores comes down to a few things- genetics, skin colour and type (darker, oilier skin tends to have […]

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Are your chakras unbalanced? How exactly do you balance them? And what actually are chakras? Well if you want to know the answer to these questions you are in the right place! My guest this week is author of ‘Chakras and Self Care’ Ambi Kavanagh. With her many years of personal and professional experience she […]

Ambi Kavanagh

Want to wake up looking and feeling glowing? Here are some products I’ve found that I recommend for you to use to help you wake up with fewer sleep wrinkles and feel refreshed and rejuvenated.   1. Fusion by Danielle Collins Pro Lift Facial Moisturising Serum  Okay I might be biased but…A lifesaver!  This is […]

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There are so many beauty tools available now that it can be hard to know what will work for you.  As a Face Yoga practitioner and expert for the last 17 years, I believe that our hands are some of the best tools we can use. Using only your hands in a Face Yoga routine […]

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If you are a Mother or someone who cares for others in any way or form in your life, Dina from Kensington Mums is here to help. As founder and creator of this international online community for mothers and women Dina, explains exactly why we need to take time to look after our wellness in simple […]

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My Story I was a happy and thriving 18 year old college going student until one day I woke up to the worst pain I have felt in my entire life. It was on one side of my face, near my temple. My first thought was, well, it’s probably just one of those migraines that […]

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Right off the bat, the answer is yes! But you need a little more than that, right? Face yoga is a natural way to look and feel the best version of you. You may also call it a non-surgical face lift.   Developed by World leading Face Yoga expert Danielle Collins(me!), this art is taught to millions […]

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This week is partly a solo episode and partly an interview where I am the interviewee and is also a little shorter than normal (for reasons which I explain in the intro!). After you hear me chat about my temperature and my trip to the Covid test centre (negative result yay!) we jump in to my interview on Tova […]