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How To Guides: Taking Care of Your Skin

7 best cleansers for sensitive skin

How to treat a dry, itchy or oily scalp

Socially embarrassing and physically uncomfortable, scalp skin problems such as itching, dryness or oil (even sometimes all three) can be very stressful for the sufferer. Let's have a look at what can cause the skin on your scalp to act up, and how you can treat it.
What is the best body moisturiser for dry skin?

How adding more seeds to your diet can help improve your acne

Another week, another super food! After avocados, kale and goji berries, it's now all about seeds. Stuffed with nutrients, the tiny little grains are gaining rave reviews and are an essential part of our diet. So, will they improve our skin? Can seeds really help us deal with breakouts? We check with Charlie Hagan, head of training and nutrition at Hagan & Pappin in London.
acne round mouth

How do I get rid of acne around my mouth?

  • Weeping eczema can affect babies, young children and even adults.
  • Avoiding hot showers and certain fabrics can help to soothe and calm your eczema, so you may have to set some new rules when it comes to making fashion decisions!
  • The most effective way to combat open eczema sores is by keeping the skin hydrated with a nourishing balm like Lipikar Baume AP+.
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How To Care for Sensitive Eyes

Not all areas of the skin are made the same, and some areas need more care than others. The skin around the eyes is especially thin and delicate, so it’s not surprising that people with sensitive skin often find their eyes need an extra bit of TLC.  
What is the best body moisturiser for dry skin?

SOS - Irritated bottom

;Nappy rash affects most babies at some point and is a benign condition Symptoms include irritation and redness and generally persist for 2-4 days Care for your baby's nappy rash by gently cleaning the area and soothing it with a protective, restorative cream
What is the best body moisturiser for dry skin?

How to care for dry, itchy, eczema prone skin

How to manage dry, itchy, eczema-prone skin Learn how to manage eczema-prone skin and break the itch-scratch cycle If you have dry, itchy and eczema-prone skin, or have a child who does, you’ll be all too familiar with the impact it can have on your everyday life. From the way it looks to the discomfort it brings, you may find that your dry skin lowers your confidence and leaves you feeling itchy and irritable. So how can you help to ease the discomfort and form good and lasting habits that can help to reduce flareups?
What is the best body moisturiser for dry skin?

How to treat Eczematous Lesions?

● Blisters are most commonly associated with dyshidrotic eczema, allergic contact dermatitis and irritant contact dermatitis.

● These extremely itchy eczema lesions usually develop on the sides of fingers, toes, palms and soles of the feet.

● Look for a PH-neutral topical ointment to soothe the skin while it heals.

What is the best body moisturiser for dry skin?

Shaving sensitive skin: How to prevent shaving rash

Shaving can be a chore even when your skin is in perfect nick - it's doubly daunting when you are in the midst of a breakout. Ideally you should take a break until your skin heals but sometimes rugged stubble just won't cut it. Follow our top tips to ensure you get a perfect close shave without irritating your skin further.
What is the best body moisturiser for dry skin?

Hormonal acne: could hormones be the cause of your acne?

You had flawless skin throughout your teens only to start breaking out in your mid-20s. You eat a balanced diet, exercise regularly and have a suitable skincare routine, yet suddenly you look and feel like you're 30 going on 13. Read on to find out how hormones could be to blame for your blemishes.
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