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5 Things Dermatologists Will Never Put On Their Skin

STRONG ACIDS   In Ancient Egypt and Ancient Rome, women applied lemon juice to their faces, and bathed in sour milk. They had already discovered the benefits of fruit acids. Depending on the acid used, AHAs or fruit acids can moisturize, exfoliate, provide anti-inflammatory and healing action, lighten, tone, even purify the skin, Continue Reading

5 Signs You Will Look Younger Than Your Friends in 10 Years’ Time

What separates the ‘super-young-looking’ from the ‘old-before-their-time’ people we meet in our lives? Good genes, luck of the draw or just plain old hard work? Research has shown that your genes account for only a portion of how you look, but with time, your actions (or inaction) play a bigger part. We identity Continue Reading

Goodbye Foundation. Hello Great Skin

Men love soft, shiny skin. Here’s how to get it. Nothing exudes youth and sex appeal more than the healthy sheen of nude, supple skin. While the cosmetics industry would love to have you believe that more makeup translates to a more attractive appearance, most men we spoke to actually say they prefer Continue Reading

3 Dream Treatments to Replace a Facelift

The beauty industry is eternally dreaming up new ways to replicate the effects of cosmetic surgery procedures, without actually necessitating a scalpel or an anaesthetic. We took a deep look at a few of the newer beauty innovations, which don’t require invasive surgery, to see what’s been developed in the last 12 months Continue Reading

Nose Lift: What’s it really like to get nose fillers

Three years ago, the Internet freaked out over the idea of five-minute nonsurgical nose jobs. In a local magazine article, a woman recounted her tale—complete with photographic proof—of walking into a plastic surgeon’s office, getting the noninvasive nose-perfecting procedure done, and then heading directly from his office to dinner with her friends. Instead Continue Reading

Eating for Two – Diet Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy

Pregnancy is not the all-you-can-eat nine-month long buffet as you might think. Sure, you need sufficient nutrients to give baby the best start in life. And yes, you’ll most likely experience cravings too. But eating a balanced diet now is more important now than ever – eating right (not necessarily much more) during Continue Reading