Treat your skin from A to Z!

Let’s start from Vitamin A. It’s a fat-soluble vitamin. Deficiency rapidly leads to dry, scaling skin with follicular thickening. Deficiency of this vitamin is becoming more of a problem in low income countries, with an estimated half of all countries reporting it as a public health issue. There are two types of vitamin A found in foods. It can be…

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5th Avenue Medical Clinic Therapists advice: The key to good looking skin

It’s very important to maintain skin function after the treatment, for the most vital real long-term results. ‘Skin is not sensitive; it is programmed to regenerate.’ If there is any visible redness and inflammation it means that it’s reactive. Any imbalance in function may be a sign of skin reacting to trans-epidermal water loss. To avoid dissatisfaction of not achieving…

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Menopause

The menopause usually takes place between ages of 45-55 when the ovaries stop producing eggs and the levels of the sex hormones oestrogen, progesterone and testosterone fall. In addition to its gynecological effects, the menopause can wreak havoc with our skin, hair and bodies. Weight gain in common due to fluctuating hormone levels. Menopause causes many changes to the skin.…

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Acne Treatment DMK

Acne is an inflammatory disorder of the sebaceous glands. There are four major factors in the genesis of acne: Increased sebum production Hormones – androgen activity Abnormality in the micro flora of the skin Abnormality in cell turnover – keratin plugging, caused by cells keratinizing too early – blockage is a perfect ground for bacteria, which attaches to the clogged…

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Light Sheer Laser Hair Removal

A lot of people have a desire to have a permanent hair reduction. The answer is the Light Sheer Laser Hair Removal. Not only is it suitable for all skin types but it is clinically proven to reduce unwanted hair, comfortably and effectively. The Benefits of the Light Sheer Laser Hair Removal Treatment is: Long Lasting Results Comfortable Treatments Short…

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British men hide their grooming habits

A new survey by Atomik Research has revealed that 38% of British men have a stash of beauty products that they keep Hidden from their partners. Nearly four in 10 (39%) treat themselves to treatments in their lunch hour, which is higher than women (24%), with the most popular rituals being facials (14%), hair removal (13%) and botulinum toxin (11%).…

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World Congress on Dermatology and Dermatologists 2018

Please check out Magda’s and Iza’s latest research ‘Skin reactions to the diode lase 805nm application among groups of various ethnicity’ https://f1000research.com/posters/7-1810 It was presented on World Congress on Dermatology and Dermatologists 2018 in Osaka, Japan.   ‘Patients who decide to undergo permanent hair removal course of treatments as a priority put the effectiveness of the method and a fast…

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Indian head massage

Most ancient civilisations used some form of massage and exercise to either give pain relief or maintain a healthy body. Indian head massage has been practised for 3000 years as part of a holistic approach to healing known as Ayurveda. Expectant mothers received massage daily to their head, face, neck, shoulders and back before and after childbirth and then massaged…

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