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Skin care 101 – the beginner’s guide

1. Cleanser

The cornerstone of your routine. Cleanse 1 – 2 times per day (but no more). Always cleanse in the evening before bed to remove the day’s oil and dirt from the skin.

1. Cleanser

3. Sunscreen

A non-negotiable product for your skincare routine. 

3. Sunscreen

5. Serums

Not to be confused with a moisturiser, serums penetrate the top layer of skin. 

5. Serums

7. Face masks

Masks can either be clarifying or hydrating. 

7. Face masks

9. Eye cream

Specially formulated for the thinner skin around your eyes, eye creams are designed to tackle puffiness and dark circles. 

9. Eye cream

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Manisha Taggar,
Senior Regulatory Affairs Associate

Joined Holland & Barrett: May 2019

BSc Hons in Pharmaceutical & Cosmetic Science

Manisha started her career at a Cosmetics distributor as a Regulatory Technologist followed by a Regulatory Affairs Officer, ensuring the regulatory compliance of cosmetic products from colour cosmetics to skincare.

After 3 and half years in this role, Manisha joined Holland & Barrett as a Senior Regulatory Affairs Associate in 2019.

Manisha specialises in Cosmetic products, both own-label and branded lines, ensuring that these products and all relating marketing material comply to the EU Cosmetics Regulation.