Tag: melasma

  • Pregnancy And Skin: What Changes And What You Can Do About It

    Pregnancy And Skin: What Changes And What You Can Do About It

    What can you do about pigmentation, stretch marks & thread veins post-pregnancy. Dr Nick Lowe explains some treatment options. There’s so much that’s wonderful about becoming a new mum but for some women pregnancy comes with a few physical changes that they’d like to address. Fortunately these days there are a number of post-baby skincare…

  • Pigmentation spots. How to prevent and get rid of them

    Pigmentation spots. How to prevent and get rid of them

    How can you avoid pigment problems and what can you do about them once they’re there? Our experts explain. We may love the sun but there is a price to pay for bathing in it. Age spots, liver spots, sun spots – whatever you choose to call them – are areas of hyperpigmentation and can…

  • skin brightening what works

    skin brightening what works

    Looking for a luminous complexion? Dr Zara Kassam takes a look at skin brighteners – what they do and how they work. We’re all after a complexion that looks like we’ve never touched junk food, stayed up too late or baked ourselves under the sun, and that’s where skin brighteners come in. Some products use…

  • Pregnancy: what to expect from your skin when you’re expecting

    Pregnancy: what to expect from your skin when you’re expecting

    Pregnant women often look like they’re ‘glowing’, but as consultant dermatologist Dr Justine Kluk explains, there’s a host of other things that can happen  to your skin when you’re expecting. A radiant glow and a dewy complexion are part of that well known ‘pregnancy glow.’ How does it come about? Well, during pregnancy our blood…