Tag: clear skin

  • Acne and Food Intolerance Tests: Do You Need Them?

    Acne and Food Intolerance Tests: Do You Need Them?

    Could a food intolerance be causing your acne and should you shell out for a test to find out?  There is a seemingly endless stream of ‘cures’ and ‘quick fixes’ for virtually every skin condition on the internet and social media and acne is no exception. A new one is doing the rounds offers tests…

  • Can exfoliating scrubs do more harm than good

    Can exfoliating scrubs do more harm than good

    Exfoliating scrubs – we’ve grown up believing they’re the key to clear, beautiful skin. But can they do more harm than good? Dr Zara Kassam PhD finds out. Many of us have been utterly convinced, (well those of us who suffer the torment of hormonal changes), that in order to keep our faces free of…

  • Acne: what causes it and how to get rid of it.

    Acne: what causes it and how to get rid of it.

    No one likes spots but we all get them from time to time. Find out why and what you can do to get rid of them.  In order to get rid of spots, we need to know what we’re dealing with. So what is acne? Acne (Acne Vulgaris) is a common condition which causes spots…

  • Acne – a quick guide to getting it under control

    Acne – a quick guide to getting it under control

    Acne can be hard to get on top of, but there are various things you can do to banish the blemishes. Dr Zara Kassam PhD explains. Do you suffer from acne? Here at Harley Street Emporium one of the most common questions we are asked is, “What is the best acne treatment?” To help resolve…

  • ten tips to treat acne

    ten tips to treat acne

    Looking for ways to banish breakouts? Look no further than Dr Hannah Sweilam’s 10 tips to treat acne. Some might surprise you.    Sterilise your mobile phone Mobile phones are usually host to a motley crew of bacteria, and when researchers at the London School of Hygiene swabbed 390 phones, they found bacteria on 92% of them.…