• Helping hands against the cold

    The calendar may not yet say it's winter, but the cold is beginning to nip, and, along with our faces, our hands are one of the first places we…

  • Mission: younger-looking skin

    The passing years will inevitably leave their mark on the skin. But there are a number of things we can do to slow down the process and lessen the…

  • How menopause affects your skin

    When menopause is mentioned, we tend to think of hot flushes as the most common symptom, but they certainly aren't the only one. Along with changes…

  • Stop the sag

    Sagging skin affects some parts of the body in particular: buttocks, breasts, arms and especially the abdomen. These are the areas where loss of skin…

  • Not simply cellulite

    Cellulite isn't one single problem, although the different types do have one thing in common: they all affect women more often than men. They tend to…

  • Tread softly

    Not only are calluses and patches of hard skin on the feet unsightly, they can also be incredibly painful. What makes this worse for sufferers is the…

  • Acne: adolescent angst and beyond

    When you're an adolescent and your skin erupts in pimples just before a big date, it can be tempting to reassure yourself that at least you'll grow…

  • A baker's dozen of dry skin secrets

    We don't think we'll be revealing any secrets by reminding you that moisturising is the key to dealing with dry skin: no doubt you found that out…