Something you wouldn’t want on your face, shouldn’t be put on the rest of your body either. Even if body care products never cause a skin reaction, choose mild products for in the bath or under the shower. And you don’t have to wash with soap or other gels every day! The same guide for face and body Ski[...]

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Why you can still suffer damage even with sun cream on... It is running far from smoothly in the sun cream world. If a little unlucky you are using a product which visually appears to be doing its job properly, because you no longer burn, but meanwhile you are suffering damage. This is due to the differ[...]

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One day your favourite products suddenly don’t seem to work anymore. It doesn’t feel right, your skin reacts differently. Why is that? Can you suddenly become immune to a product? Allergic or immune? It is certainly accepted that people can have an unexpected allergic reaction to a product that they hav[...]

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I regularly attending congresses on the other side of the world so that I can stay up to date with cosmetic dermatology. One of my favourites is the annual meeting of the American Association of Dermatology. It is held on the west coast of the U.S one year and the following year on the east coast. When I[...]

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Many women, and men too for that matter, suffer from this; a reddish brown discolouration on the neck. If you recognise this then you are probably the bearer of a skin condition known as Poikiloderma van Civatte. Perfume and the sun Poikiloderma appears to be caused by sun damage, and more particularly [...]

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