Hyper pigmentation is an increased amount of melanin in the skin causing affected parts of the skin to darken. This is a concern experienced by many across various ethnicities and at different times of the year. The summer may typically stimulate certain types of hormonal pigmentation which is caused when the skin interacts with the [...]
At the Laser Treatment Clinic, we find that when clients first come to see us, many of them are under the notion that their acne is a result of dirty skin and to remedy this is to excessively wash the face. This is wrong. Excessive washing will strip the skins natural oils, moisture and hydration [...]
The experience of having a new born baby may be exciting and beautiful. However, the emergence of stretch marks or scarring during pregnancy is not.
The skin produces a major protein called collagen which makes up the connective tissues in your skin. Although the skin is very elastic, overstretching disrupts the normal production of collagen [...]
Now autumn is upon us and summer has ended, it is time to strip back and reassess our skin. Requirements of skincare change seasonally. Perhaps not many of us took quite as much care in the sun this year like well-known actress, Nicole Kidman. One of the best secrets of staying young is protection in [...]
The latter part of the 20th Century has seen the ideals of beauty shifted from the Jane Austen period of powdered white reflections to the tanned holiday kissed looks of Jessica Alba. It appears, more and more people aspire (perhaps on a subconscious level) for what is current. Very much like the times before us, [...]
To keep your skin clean, clear and in gorgeous, glowing condition, you will need to follow a skincare regime. Most people have them, even if it’s something as simple as just cleansing and moisturising at the end of the day.
If you have a skincare routine but you don’t think that it is as effective as [...]
Getting a tan may make you feel like you look more attractive as well as healthier, but if your skin is prone to outbreaks of acne or rosacea, then you could be asking for trouble.
It is essential to protect such fragile skin from irritation or damage caused by exposure to the sun: heat and [...]
Tanning company St Tropez have carried out a survey of the Brits and their attitudes to tanning to coincide with Sun Awareness Week, which runs from 30th April to 6th May. And the results have revealed some worrying ideas:
• One fifth of Brits believe that getting sunburned will result in a better tan
• A huge number of [...]
Every bride dreams of looking her best on the day she marries; The Laser Treatment Clinic can help you achieve this with a range of effective treatments:
• Ensure you really are a blushing bride with a radiant glow by treating yourself to a microdermabrasion. A deep exfoliation will remove damaged and dry superficial layers of skin [...]
Sun Awareness Week started on April 30th and will end on May 6th, but is just one part of an annual campaign that runs from April to September each year. The campaign is run by the British Association of Dermatologists, and aims to:
• Encourage people to examine themselves on a regular basis for signs of skin [...]