Here at Veil we have a number of products available to treat and conceal a variety of skin conditions. One of those skin conditions is Xanthelasma, pronounced zan-thlaz-ma. The word derives from Greek meaning yellow. Xanthelasma is a rare condition that can greatly impact self-confidence Xanthelasma is a pretty rare condition with just 0.56-1.5% of Western developed countries populations said to be being affected by the condition. The condition can present its self in anyone between the ages of 15 and 75. More women than men are also said to... Read More
When it comes to your skin you may have a number of issues that may need extra attention when it comes to concealing. Your makeup routine may already contain a high coverage concealer but perhaps you’re after something to hide things like redness and discolouration. This is where colour correcting concealers come in. Colour correcting makeup has been around for a while and is much loved by makeup artists worldwide. Why? Well, these useful shades are able to counteract unwanted colours in the skin. Colour correcting makeup used to be something that... Read More
If you’ve ever looked at our shade range and Pro Kit you may have noticed we have a selection of colour correcting concealers. These shades aren’t skin coloured but instead are Mauve, Yellow and Green in colour. Wonder what they’re for? Read on. These shade might seem crazy at first but they play a key role in counteracting certain tones in the skin. Here’s the lowdown:- Mauve On a basic colour wheel, the colour purple is directly opposite the colour yellow. This means that the two colours cancel each other out. Since the... Read More
Xanthelasma is a condition that causes yellow coloured plaques to appear on the skin. These plaques usually appear around the eye area on both the upper and lower eyelids. These plaques are caused by fat deposits underneath the skin and the condition is said to be caused by having high cholesterol. The condition and symptoms are painless. However, the appearance can cause confidence problems in those with the condition. Because of this, we’ve had lots of feedback from people suffering from low confidence who have been in touch to ask... Read More
What is Xanthelasma? Xanthelasma is a skin condition where yellow coloured plaques appear on the skin. Usually, the yellow plaques appear around the eye area and on the upper and lower eyelids. These yellow plaques that occur are actually deposits of fat underneath the skin. Xanthelasma is harmless and painless. However, the appearance of the condition can cause confidence problems for those who have the condition. Xanthelasma is said to be caused by having high cholesterol. The condition most commonly appears in those from the Mediterranean region and in those... Read More
A little while back blogger Heather chatted about her condition, Xanthelasma and shared her thoughts on Veil Cover Cream on her blog and in a video. Check out what Heather had to say here.