Tag: anti-ageing

  • 14 surprising uses for Botox that you’d never have thought of

    14 surprising uses for Botox that you’d never have thought of

    There’s so much more to Botox that just smoothing wrinkles. Dr Zara Kassam PhD looks at some sometimes surprising uses for this injectable. Botox was once treated as a taboo subject: Everyone knew about it, but no one admit to using it. Now things have changed—so much so that Botox is regularly the subject of…

  • DHEA, Menopause and the skin – how do they relate?

    DHEA, Menopause and the skin – how do they relate?

    DHEA is sometimes used to treat the symptoms of menopause. Dr Haran Sivapalan explains what it is and what it does to you and your skin. DHEA stands for dehydroepiandosterone. It is sometimes known as ‘prasterone.’ It is a hormone naturally produced by the body’s adrenal glands. More accurately, it is classified as a ‘precursor…