Archive for January, 2011

Aveda skincare Questions and Answers at

January 28, 2011
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Aveda's skincare range is available from

Head to Toe Shop are constantly looking to bring new information to inform and guide customers on the best approach to haircare and skincare. With the close association Head to Toe Shop has with many of the world’s leading hair and skincare brands we are able to get to the heart of these companies and ask key people key questions.

At a recent questions and answers session Helga Heffner, Aveda’s global skincare educator gave her thoughts and views on some key skincare questions, so we thought we would bring them to you.

What causes signs of premature skin aging?

Stressors such as UV radiation, smoke, pollution, humidity changes and chronic stress attack your skin daily. These stressors are the sparks that form free radicals, helping cause a destructive chain of reactions that result in premature signs of aging in skin-loss of firmness; lines and wrinkles; and loss of vitality and radiance.

Does the new Green Science? lifting system target a specific age range?

Green Science™ is for women and men who want to look their best at every age-particularly those concerned with addressing the signs of aging and premature aging-such as sagging skin and the appearance of lines and wrinkles. To find out which Aveda skin care regimen is best for you, view all of our Green Science™ products (at

I’m an adult but I still suffer from occasional spots. What can I do to help control my breakouts?

Aveda has created Outer Peace™ Blemish Relief—a four-step daily system that has a 92% success rate in just four weeks. The daily regimen treats current blemishes, and helps stop new breakouts. The system also offers a specialized weekly treatment-Outer Peace™ Cooling Masque—to reduce visible redness and irritation associated with blemished skin.

My skin is very sensitive to certain aromas and harsh chemicals.
What products can I try to use daily that won’t aggravate my delicate?

Our All-Sensitive™ skin care line was formulated to specifically treat sensitive skin on a daily basis. The aroma-free formulas are blended with soothing botanicals-including ten Ayurvedic herbs-to cleanse and moisturise easily-irritated skin.

What if I have skin care concerns that at-home products can’t address?

Our Aveda professional skin care services can determine the condition of your skin, an Aveda professional will ask you to complete an Elemental Nature™ questionnaire. Based on your answers, an Aveda esthetician will customise your facial accordingly.

Can my diet help prevent premature aging of the skin?

-You can make a lot of improvements in your overall state of health and well-being by making healthy lifestyle choices. Here are some simple guidelines to follow:

-Consume a wide variety of whole grains, fresh or frozen vegetables, fruits, nuts and seeds, greens and beans.

-Eat foods high in omega-3 fatty acids, low in processed ingredients and hydrogenated vegetable oils.

-Drink plenty of water? half your body weight in ounces per day.

-Do not eat foods containing hydrogenated oils. Limit all fried foods, saturated fats, refined oils and processed foods.

-Eat fruits and vegetables that are high in anti-oxidants. These foods are highly colorful. Think of red, ripe tomatoes, broccoli, carrots and eggplant.

-Eat organic food whenever possible. This will ensure higher quality foods, and less contamination with additives, dyes, chemicals, pesticides and antibiotics.

-Learn relaxation techniques or calming skills to help minimize the effects of stress.

-Limit exposure in the sun. are authorised retailers of many of the worlds leading hair and skincare brands, offering salon quality products at discounted prices, delivered direct to your door. Brands available include Aveda, Elemis, Kerastase, Moroccan Oil, Paul Mitchell, KMS, Matis, GHD, Cloud Nine, Jessica Nails, St Tropez, Fake Bake and many more.



FREE Elemis Melting Cleansing Gel with Pure Complexion Duo Pack at

January 20, 2011
Elemis Melting Cleansing Gel and Elemis Maximum Moisture Day Cream

Elemis Melting Cleansing Gel and Elemis Maximum Moisture Day Cream

Elemis have launched the new Elemis Melting Cleansing Gel 125ml. Using scientific dual-phase technology, this ultra purifying cleanser is perfect for challenged, tired, dull and stressed skin. Skin protective organic Argan Oil, mattifying Rice Silk and purifying Rosemary Leaf are combined with powerful anti-pollution Moringa Peptides.

Delicately melting from a luxurious gel, to rich milk, the complexion is instantly transformed and cleansed, without compromising the skin’s delicate microflora. Elemis Melting Cleansing Gel is the latest innovative product to join the successful Elemis skincare range.

Head to Toe Shop and Elemis are proud to announce the launch, for a limited time, and while stocks last, the offer of the Elemis Pure Complexion Duo. The Elemis Pure Complexion Duo pack comes with Elemis Maximum Moisture Day Cream 50ml and the new Elemis Melting Cleansing Gel 125ml, which is included FREE.

Elemis Maximum Moisture Day Cream 50ml is a light day cream containing unique desert plant extracts that adapt to your skins required moisture levels, providing continuous hydration, whilst actively helping to protect against environmental toxins. Combined with moisturising ingredients of African Baobab, Saw Palmetto Berries and Black Poplar Buds, rich in trace elements and vitamins, skin is left perfectly hydrated and energised.

To get your Elemis Pure Complexion Duo pack with a FREE Elemis Melting Cleansing Gel go to Stocks are limited so take advantage of the offer while it is still available. is the on-line retail arm of the Head to Toe five star hair and beauty salon based in the heart of Oxfordshire, UK. They are officially authorized retailers of some of the world’s leading hair and beauty brands, and continually develop the range of products available to you, direct to your door.


Moroccan Oil – Get an Extra 25% FREE from

January 6, 2011

Unless you have been hiding away during 2010, you will have seen and heard about the amazing MoroccanOil Treatment Oil that hit the market big time in 2010.


Well, to help celebrate the success of this remarkable product, and to launch into 2011 at a time when everyone is feeling the pinch, are pleased to announce a limited time offer of getting a 125ml bottle of Moroccan Oil for the price of the 100ml bottle. That’s an amazing 25% extra FREE.


‘We are always pleased to be amongst the first to offer great discounts and offers to our customers, and we know many of our customers will be excited to hear about this offer because Moroccan Oil is a premium product which is rarely discounted, so any savings are very much appreciated by our customers’ states Angus Rock of Head to Toe Shop.


To buy yours go to .


Moroccan Oil is an oil treatment for all types of hair. Moroccan Oil is alcohol-free and has a patented weightless formula with no build up. Softens thick unmanageable hair and restores shine and softness to dull lifeless hair. Instantly absorbed into the hair, this trademarked product eliminates frizz, speeds up styling time by 40%, and provides long-term conditioning to all hair types.


Head to Toe Shop is an on-line authorised retailer of the world’s leading professional salon brands, delivering hair and skincare products direct to your door.Moroccan Oil offer at