The Winning Anti-Ageing Combination for Your Skin

Dr Anjali Mahto | Posted 24.05.2016 | UK Style
Dr Anjali Mahto

Retinoids are a firm favourite with both dermatologists and beauty editors alike. There are a large number available, all marketed for their anti-aging properties, but the truth is they are not all the same in their potency or effects. So how do you know which one to buy? Are the prescription strength ones better than the ones you can buy over the counter?

Can The Contraceptive Pill Cure Acne?

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 18.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A woman has shared before and after photos of her acne, claiming that the contraceptive pill helped clear her skin. Imgur user 'seventytimes' uploaded...

Women Claims An Infection From A Cotton Bud Left Her Body Covered In Sores

PA Real Life | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Please note: This article contains images of a medical nature that some may consider graphic A shop worker has revealed how she developed a severe ou...

Times Are Changing: Don't Be Ashamed to Seek Physical or Mental Help for Acne

Dr Anjali Mahto | Posted 03.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Anjali Mahto

I am a dermatologist. I suffer with acne. I have often thought about writing about my experiences and then promptly talked myself out of it. And when I've tried to psychoanalyse why, it is because at times, I still feel resounding shame and embarrassment of my skin.

6 Foods For Amazing Hair, Skin And Nails

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If your hair's dry, your skin's lacklustre and your nails break at every opportunity, listen up. Summer's coming which means you probably want to ditc...

Woman Receives Death Threats After Standing Up To 'Racist' Skin-Bleaching Remarks

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who fired back at a Tinder match who told her she should use skin-whitening products to look "pretty" says she has received a slew of death th...

Truck Driver Reveals What 28 Years Of Sun Damage Has Done To His Face

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A 69-year-old truck driver has revealed what 28 years of sun exposure can do to the skin. And it's pretty terrifying. The photograph below shows how ...

Women Of Colour Champion The Beauty Of Dark Skin In New Campaign

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Women everywhere are taking part in a global movement targeting colourism, discrimination on the basis of skin shade. The 'Unfair And Lovely' campaign...

9 Acne-Busting Foods To Give You Gorgeous Skin

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Spots getting you down? Sadly genetics can play a huge part in whether your skin is clear or spotty. Thankfully, if you're in the latter camp, the...

Women's Hidden Blackhead Is Unbelievably Huge Once Extracted (GRAPHIC)

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: This article contains graphic images At first glance the woman in the video above has perfectly clear skin. But expert dermatologist D...

Video Of Man Having Giant Cyst Removed From Face Will Make You Gag (GRAPHIC)

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: Graphic Content If you love a gross spot-popping video, feast your eyes on the clip above. The video shows dermatologist Dr Sandra Lee,...

Is Sugar Causing Your Acne?

Amy Saunders | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Amy Saunders

During my journey to clear skin I discovered one of the main culprits for my constant breakouts was sugar! Managing my blood sugar levels, and ultimately quitting sugar has been my toughest challenge yet and I didn't realise just how addicted I was until I began the quitting process.

This Woman Squeezes Spots For A Living (GRAPHIC)

Barcroft | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

WARNING: This article contains graphic images of spot extractions Dermatologist Sandra Lee is bursting into the limelight - by popping explosive s...

Acne-Suffering Women Undergo Incredible Makeup Transformations

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 08.12.2015 | UK Style

Being faced with acne can be especially daunting, especially if you have skin prone to a flare up at random times. To combat this Buzzfeed brought ...

The Invisible Elixir of Youth and Vitality

Katy Hull | Posted 01.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Hull

I confess, I'm a complete skincare addict - but only to one brand and with very good reason! I'm also a supplement and superfood addict. I get very excited about the possibilities of how they'll help to support good health, skin health and 'getting the glow'. I doubt I will ever stop getting excited at any of these things.

Lived In: The Skin You're In

Jordan Errington | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jordan Errington

Society and media put a lot of pressure on people to look a certain way, not just to weigh a certain amount, fit into a certain size and wear all the latest trends, the pressure is so deep rooted it affects all aspects of our lives, including how we treat our skin.

How to Glow

Noelle Reno | Posted 23.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Noelle Reno

Youthful energy is a core component in advertising and beauty. In the example of J Lo and Cameron Diaz, there is a playfulness about these women. They seem like they have fun and enjoy life. It's a sense of innocence, wonder, and curiosity that makes them radiant.

Huge Blackhead Gets Squeezed (Try Not To Gag)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If nothing satisfies you more than squeezing a huge zit, then grab some popcorn and take a seat. A woman who went to see Dr Sandra Lee (aka Dr Pimp...

Recolouring Pakistan

Hiba Khan | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Hiba Khan

If one day I am blessed with a child, I will teach them that there is unique inherent beauty in every single skin colour. That beauty is not confined to complexion, just as their worth is never confined to their physicalities, nor their race or gender.

Warning: Video Of Man Having 3-Month-Old Cyst Removed Is Unbelievably Gross

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: Video contains graphic content If you ever find a spot or cyst growing on your body, this video is proof you shouldn't leave it to grow f...

'I Am Beautiful': Woman With Severe Psoriasis Launches Body Confidence Campaign

SWNS | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman with a painful condition that leaves her body covered in rashes and scabby wounds has revealed how she's finally learned to love the skin she'...

#FlexinMyComplexion: The Beauty Trend That Says Dark Skin Is Beautiful Too

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Flicking through Google images after searching 'beautiful skin', the distinct lack of diversity on offer is pretty astounding. Numerous white model...

Avoiding the Botox Temptation!

Lauren Riley | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK Style
Lauren Riley

I don't know if its just me but it seems like everywhere I turn at the moment pictures of 'perfect people' adorn sides of buses, my Instagram and magazines. Whatever the medium of delivery the thing being sold is perfection.

How To Deal With Red, Itchy Sunburn

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you caught a little too much sun this summer then fear not, even the most sunscreen-savvy among us can get sunburnt every now and then. Sunburn ...

Man Shares Brave Photos Of Excess Skin After Losing 260Ibs

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

After switching to a healthy diet and gradually introducing exercise into his lifestyle, John Burton lost 260Ibs in three years. The 27-year-old fr...