Skin care

  • 1 Exclusive: Dr Linda talks skin conditions and the healing power of the psyche
    Dr. Linda Papadopoulos is one of today's most renowned psychologists and an expert on psychodermatology. And her recent collaboration with myhandeczema.co.uk, has revealed that 82% of us say...

  • 2 Top tips on beating acne
    When you're an adolescent and your skin erupts in pimples just before a big date, it is reassuring to think that you'll grow out of in a few years. Sadly, it isn't quite as simple as that. Not only teenagers...

  • 3 Who is the fairest of them all: Beauty tips for pale skin
    Claudia Schiffer, Nicole Kidman, Anne Hathaway…three gorgeous women with fair, beautiful skin and radiant complexions. But their skin is also extremely delicate and suffers the effects of sunlight....

  • 4 Revealed: The secret to Victoria Beckham's flawless skin
    All eyes were on Victoria Beckham at Eva Longoria's 37th birthday party, as she showed off perfect skin and a youthful glow. The fashion designer has recently revealed that the secret behind...

  • 5 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 notice the lower temperatures. It's not just the discomfort...

  • 6 Treat your skin to a good night's sleep
    Skin care isn't something that's reserved for day time. In fact, the night, and the time you spend asleep, are fundamental for skin regeneration and healing. There's an awful lot going on in your body...

  • 7 Keeping crow's feet at bay
    Crow's feet, laughter lines, wrinkles... it doesn't matter what you call them, they are one of the earliest signs of ageing that appear on our skin. Although the first and finest of these lines may in...

  • 8 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 signs of ageing. Experts from Olay have set out seven...

  • 9 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 to blood vessels, bones and metabolism, a lot of women...

  • 10 Sleeping beauty
    Do you know just how much the hours of sleep can contribute to your beauty regime? We're all aware that sleeping well is essential for both physical and mental health and well-being, but good nocturnal...

  • 11 Healthy skin is well hydrated skin
    Depending on where you're living, you may well be wondering if we are actually going to have a summer this year. Wherever you are, though, the chances are that the sun will suddenly appear and take you...

  • 12 Neck and cleavage: at risk from the sun
    All year round we lavish care and attention on our faces, but all too often we neglect necks and decolletage only to get a rude awakening when the summer comes and necklines plunge to reveal more cleavage....

  • 13 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 tone is especially noticeable. But what causes it and...

  • 14 Liver spots and other pigmentation problems
    Freckles, solar lentigo, liver spots... whatever you call them, these alterations in skin pigmentation are likely to affect us all as we get older. Studies indicate that pigmentation problems are up there...

  • 15 Don't hide your knees!
    With the imminent arrival of the good weather, we'll be donning our summer skirts and dresses and knees will 'come to light' again. But if they've spent the winter covered by woolly tights or trousers,...

  • 16 Know your allies and enemies in the fight for youthful eyes
    The skin around the eyes is fine and delicate and almost entirely lacking in sebaceous glands. This makes it a very delicate and vulnerable area and it's here that wrinkles and signs of ageing begin to...

  • 17 Take steps now to avoid a sagging jowl
    Whether it's due to weight loss, or simply as a natural result of ageing, at some point, we start to notice that the skin of the neck and face seems to have lost some of its elasticity and we're starting...

  • 18 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 evolve slowly and affect different parts of the body,...

  • 19 Don't neglect your neck
    It's human nature to leave things till the last minute, to forget about taking care of our health until the day we feel sick, and to forget about skin ageing until it starts to become a problem. And that's...

  • 20 Nightly cleansing – essential for healthy skin
    Sometimes you're so tired at the end of the day that you just want to go to bed and forget about your cleansing routine. It's a big temptation – after all, can one day make that much difference?...



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