An accident in the kitchen, falling off your bike, or that huge spot on your chin that you just can’t leave alone… Your skin protects your body against external damage, but sometimes it isn’t strong enough. And then it is important to know what you can do to help your skin heal. For scars are awful and p[...]

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Last week there was an article in YES 'Don't give scars a chance'. I also receive a lot of questions about this on my blog, so am adding to this piece.

Scars: a very brief summary If you have scarring you can go in the sun after a few weeks. When you do apply lots of sun cream onto the scar or even cover the scar area up with clothing. A scar will be sensitive to sunlight for at least a year! If you don't take any precautions then there is a big chance[...]

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Professional enthusiast, cosmetics addict, research 'nerd'; all apply to me! What I would like to achieve from my rapidly developing work/hobby is that consumers will look more critically at their cosmetic products and understand how skincare really "works".

Lovely skin is possible for almost everyone, if you only know how. I notice it, almost daily, in my role as a Doctor. That's why I am always happy if I can give interviews. I hope that eventually my message will get through! Skin creams There is an extensive interview about skin creams on the Dutch web[...]

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