Caring for your skin in Winter

Caring for your skin in Winter

When I think of Winter, I think of snow-capped mountains, hot drinks, warm fires, and ice-cold winds that blow right through you. As a beauty therapist, it’s the season when I see many clients’ skins suffer from the Winter conditions.  Our skin in Winter –...
Skin suffering from wearing a mask?

Skin suffering from wearing a mask?

I was out shopping today, and 3 ladies who served me, all wearing mandatory masks, told me their skin had become dry, irritated, and infected with pimples. This was an unpleasant change from the healthy skin they were used to pre-masks. When they showed me the skin on...
ATHONIKA’S SPOTLIGHT ON – CLEANSING & TONING

ATHONIKA’S SPOTLIGHT ON – CLEANSING & TONING

‘Clean, balanced skin is happy healthy skin, but stripped, unbalanced skin ages faster, is dry or full of oil and is angry’.  I was told this by a skin care specialist very early on in my beauty therapy career. The truth of it is that she was absolutely right....
2020 Organic Beauty Awards

2020 Organic Beauty Awards

Athonika, product reviews. Entered into the Spring-Summer 2020 Organic Beauty Award is Athonika Organic Cosmetics.  This salon professional range was created by Sheryl, an organic cosmetic formulator who is also a qualified beauty therapist. Right from the first...
AUSMUMPRENEUR FINALIST

AUSMUMPRENEUR FINALIST

Sheryl Gillies of Athonika has been named as a finalist for the 2020 AusMumpreneur Awards in the Product Innovation and Hair & Beauty categories. The AusMumpreneur Awards presented by The Women’s Business School celebrate and recognise...