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MANAGING AGEING SKIN

Skin is the body’s largest organ and one of the most important, but it inevitably ages as time moves forward. Ageing is caused either by natural or environmental processes with the result you might see visible signs of getting older, such as fine lines, wrinkles, loss of firmness, and discolouration. As a result, skin sometimes

FACE FACTS

Contemporary daily life can really take its toll on our skin, particularly for those of us living by the sea and taking full advantage of the sun, sand and possibly the odd class of prosecco or two! Dryness, lines and loose skin can get even the most confident of us pulling up our cheeks with

FRACTORA Non-Invasive Skin Renovation

Fractora is an advanced fractional radio frequency treatment which is widely being used as an alternative to surgery when it comes to anti-ageing procedures. The treatment provides frequency energy to the skin through an array of pins, producing localised heat and small micro-lesion dots in the treatment area. This stimulates the skin to provide improvements on

Sick of Shaving Every Day? Discover Our Top Tips for Smooth Summer Skin

As the hot weather comes around, t-shirts, shorts and sandals come out to play – and for good reason! But, to ensure you feel your most confident self with more skin than usual exposed, keeping your body smooth and soft is guaranteed to make you look and feel your best. With many feeling forced to

Ultimate Summer Skincare Tips

With the hot weather well and truly upon us, taking care of your skin is essential to make sure you look glowing and radiant every time you step out in the sun. Your skin will require different types of care dependent on the season, meaning the habits you had during winter may need to be

How to Choose the Best Face Mask for Your Skin

Everyone’s skin is totally different. When it comes to face masks, it can require a little research and trial-and-error before you truly find one that works wonders for you. And, with the huge number of face masks currently out there on the market, simply knowing where to start can be overwhelming – let alone deciding

Top Beauty Trends for 2018

Whilst 2017 had some truly unique, transformative beauty trends that had everyone talking, 2018 is already showing some serious differences. It’s no secret that beauty trends can change super quickly. But, with this exclusive guide of 2018’s top upcoming trends certain to make a bold appearance, you’re guaranteed to be on-trend at all times with

The Top 5 Foods You Should Be Eating For Healthier, Clearer Skin

It’s no secret that gorgeous-looking skin is achieved from the inside out. Yes, makeup can enhance the appearance of skin but, if your natural skin isn’t healthy to begin with, there’s only so much makeup can do. Diet has a huge impact on the quality of our skin, something many people wrongly underestimate. What you

3 Top Tips for Wearing Makeup to the Gym (without damaging your skin!)

With the amount of gym memberships increasing by a huge 44% over the past couple of years, it’s clear more people than ever are taking their fitness seriously and sweating it out at the gym. But, whilst this is certainly a good thing, with today’s society being consistently influenced with gorgeous-looking celebrities who always appear

Pro Tips to Make Your Skin Clearer Than Ever, Fast!

Having healthy-looking, clear skin is something almost all of us want. But not everyone is blessed with a naturally flawless look, leaving many feeling like there’s simply no method of eliminating acne, hyperpigmentation and scarring to achieve the glowing skin they crave – no matter how hard they try. Yes, whilst genes and a good

‘Brotox’ – The Rising Trend of Botox Treatments for Men.

We, men, might not like to admit this. But we do care about our appearance. Granted this may not be as much as our female counterparts, but we do care all the same. Regardless of gender, feeling happy and healthy in our skin and in our appearance is universal. It breeds a sense of confidence

Botox or Dermal Fillers – which is the best option for me?

This is a question that we get asked almost daily here at our surgery. The continual, almost daily, media exposure of Botox as THE age defying treatment for younger looking skin almost eclipses dermal fillers even entering the thought process of potential patients as a viable skin rejuvenation treatment. If fact Botox is so ingrained

What’s the difference between Laser Hair Removal and IPL?

We have lots of customers coming into the clinic each week to enquire about hair removal. Usually the same questions come up – how does it work? What does it cost? What’s the difference between Laser and IPL? Brighton is saturated with clinics offering hair removal and so it is important to establish what technology

Defying the ageing process with Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy

Dubbed ‘Vampire’ or ‘Dracula’ therapy, Platelet-Rich Plasma therapy is quite the innovation when it comes to anti-ageing treatments. The technique has a long history within orthopaedic medicine, reconstructive surgery and even dentistry, however, in recent years the treatment has become more widely popularised (thanks in part to Kim Kardashian) within the cosmetic industry.   Dr

ACNE GLOSSARY: Typical acne terms explained

#ACNEAWARENESSMONTH According to the British Skin Foundation, approximately 85% of people between the ages of 12 and 24 experience some form of acne. But do you know your papules from your pustules? We’ve compiled a glossary of typical acne terms to help educate and build awareness of this common skin condition.   ACNE VULGARIS Acne

Acne: 10 things you should know

#ACNEAWARENESSMONTH If you don’t know already, June is Acne Awareness Month –  a campaign dedicated to raising awareness and providing education on how to treat it effectively. With this in mind, we have gathered 10 things you should know about the prolific skin condition, from cleansing to gut health! Acne Is A More Common Condition

The Ultimate Facial Treatment for everyone – Hydrafacial

WHAT IS HYDRAFACIAL? A New You introduced this treatment because it is the latest go to facial treatment for all skin types. It is for men and women of all ages, everyone can benefit.  HydraFacial quickly improves the condition and health of the skin. This is due to the technology and products combining for an In-clinic

Treatments For Hair loss – what is available and can we cure baldness yet?

TREATMENTS FOR HAIR LOSS – TRANSPLANTS AND PRP As biological science leaps ahead treatments for hair loss are becoming more and more available. It is important to understand what is out there, what works and why. Until its gone we take our hair for granted, but look closer at a hair follicle it has a

5 Incredible Beauty tips from those in the know

We Have Selected 5 Beauty Tips For You To Help With The Winter. It May Seam Endless, The Options Available When You Are Seeking Some Advice On What To Do To Help Your Complexion Look Brighter And Fresher. So Much Is Down To Your Skin Type And Your Age But There Are Beauty Secrets That

Winter skin care tips

Winter skincare tips from our team Winter can be a fun time and we change the way we are because of the cold. So, we thought we would offer some skincare tips. Many people are off to the mountain ski resorts for skiing and boarding or taking long cold winter walks exposing skin to the