Category: Chris Henry

Prevention Is The Best Defence Against Sun Damage

Prevention Is The Best Defence Against Sun Damage

A new study published in the journal Science has revealed that more than a quarter of a middle-aged person’s skin may have already made the first steps towards cancer. Analysis of samples from 55- to 73-year-olds found more than 100 DNA mutations linked to cancer in every 1 sq cm (0.1 sq in) of skin. […]

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Why Advanced Skincare Should Be On Your Shopping List

Why Advanced Skincare Should Be On Your Shopping List

When science met skincare it created a new breed of advanced formulas for fighting wrinkles and skin problems and they were called cosmeceuticals. These are not your usual off-the-shelf skincare – they’re a group of products that are a combination of cosmetics and pharmaceuticals and are very potent. These products are usually sold through dermatologists, […]

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Optimise your skin care to fit your age

Your skin changes as you age so making adjustments to your skincare regime as you age and mature is a sensible way forward, says Chris Henry. There’s an infinite array of lotions and creams which promise to look after your skin and keep you looking younger and healthier. However, you should never simply grab the […]

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improve the visible signs of ageing with hydroxy acid technology

improve the visible signs of ageing with hydroxy acid technology

A new wave of anti ageing products are harnessing the power of hydroxy acids to keep skin fit, healthy and looking young. But what are they and how do they work? Chris Henry investigates… Hydroxy acids, with names such as Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHAs), Polyhydroxy Acids (PHAs), Polyhydroxy Bionic Acids and NeoGlucosamine, are appearing on […]

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Fruity Skin Solutions

Glycolic acid is a fruit acid derived from sugar cane and is a miracle skin solution for fresher, younger, healthier skin. Chris Henry looks at why it’s a great ingredient for skincare. When your skin is looking dull, tired and ‘old’ then you will instinctively reach for a moisturising cream or maybe even a stronger, […]

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Sleep On It

Sleep On It

Let the hard work begin while you sleep. Combat the visible signs of ageing and help your skin repair, rejuvenate and refresh itself with night creams and products which will leave you waking up looking well-slept, fresh and with a youthful spring in your step. During the day your skin is buffeted and battered by […]

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Where Science Meets Spa

Where Science Meets Spa

Chris Henry looks at why visiting a spa has never been more popular and finds out if there is a home solution to your skin care needs without the spa price tag. At this time of year there is always an uptake in interest in wellness and health and with more awareness than ever before […]

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Love Your Skin At Valentines

Love Your Skin At Valentines

What better time to pamper your skin than at Valentines, says Chris Henry. It’s the time of year where you can turn off the phone, splurge on chocolate and cuddle up on the sofa – Valentines is the moment where, whether you’re single or a couple, you can indulge yourself and treat yourself to the […]

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