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How to handle problem skin on holiday

  While your body and mind may love everything that a holiday brings, skin prone to acne or rosacea as well as eczema-prone skin may not react as well. The sudden changes in temperature, diet and routine that usually come with any holiday, can be a nightmare for problem skin. But with careful handling and […]

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Donkey milk is an ancient wonder for eczema

  Donkey milk is the most hypoallergenic milk (1) out of all animal milks and is the one closest to human breast milk in its composition. Donkey milk is high in amino acids (2) and antimicrobial proteins (3), which is why it’s so beneficial to skin conditions such as eczema. Donkey milk has been given […]

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Could hard water be making your eczema worse?

  If you live in an area of hard water, which accounts for 60% of British homes, your daily shower or bath could be making your eczema worse, according to new research. Hard water is known for causing skin to become dry and itchy because it has a higher mineral content – mainly calcium and […]

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Could the sun help eczema?

  New research suggests that contrary to the accepted belief that the sun is problematic for skin prone to eczema, it could actually help with the condition. The reason why the sun’s rays may be a natural eczema cure is that a molecule, nitric oxide, is released into the blood stream when we are exposed […]

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Sea Anenome Venom is new weapon for sensitive skin

    Over 50% of people are classed with having sensitive skin and it’s a growing problem with more people diagnosed every year. Sensitive skin is not just an annoying skin type, it can lead to more serious skin conditions such as eczema, rosacea and skin infections due to the breakdown of the skin barrier […]

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Escape the curse of dry winter skin

Dry winter skin is a common problem during colder weather. Dry, flaky and  eczema prone skin gets worse in winter due to lower humidity outside and moisture-draining central heating inside. However there are several surprisingly simple do’s and dont’s to help minimise skin moisture loss during the harsh winter months and banish dry winter skin. […]

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Smells can heal skin

Just sniffing certain smells could help heal skin, according to new research. For the first time odorant cells have been discovered to exist not just in the nose, as previously thought, but in the skin too. Research carried out the at the Technical University of Munich and published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology has […]

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Are your cleansing culprits causing bad skin?

Cleansing is supposed to be the key to good skin. We are all told to do it religiously if we want to keep skin younger looking and healthy. But the way you cleanse and what you cleanse with could actually be giving you bad skin as well as prematurely ageing you. Here is our guide to […]

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