Skin Problems

  • How menopause affects your skin

    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

    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…

  • Tread softly

    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

    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…

  • Your skin's worst enemies

    Your skin's worst enemies

    Internal and external, personal and social, a range of factors affects how your skin ages. But many of these factors are lifestyle choices and in at…

  • How to care for combination skin

    How to care for combination skin

    The first step in looking after your skin is to understand it and to recognise what type it is. Pay attention and see how it reacts and you'll be…