Skin is seen as a marker of health, and thus beauty.
Despite skin conditions such as acne having no negative health effects, they can take a huge toll on the confidence and mental health of the person.
Reductions in collagen and elastin as we age are mostly to blame for our laugh lines.
There’s not much we can do about the reduction in collagen and fat that cause lines and circles under our eyes as we age. But sunscreen and a healthy lifestyle can help keep the signs of ageing at bay.
Some serious skin conditions are more likely to affect those with weaker immune systems.
Deadly skin conditions are rare, but can be misdiagnosed.
What’s that rash? Here’s what to look for to diagnose a common skin complaint.
Here’s a list of the most common rashes and what you need to look for.
White people are not made for Australia’s weather conditions.
Most Aussies think we have such high rates of skin cancer due to an ‘ozone hole’. But that’s not the case. Here’s why we have nearly a million cases of skin cancer per year.
It doesn’t just hold everything in.
We spend a lot of time thinking about our skin - from worrying about its health to trying to get it to look its best. But there’s much more to skin than what it looks like.