This winter we are loving… Playing For Peace This Christmas The Body Shop is partnering with International Alert to help Syrian refugee children heal through play. Each gift from their seasonal gift collections will support International Alert’s Peace Play Program in Lebanon, providing a safe place for refugee children. TheseRead More →

When children return to school after the holidays we often see a real uplift in requests for advice on detection and treatment of the dreaded head lice! Head lice are tiny grey/brown, wingless insects and are the size of a pinhead when hatched and of a sesame seed when fully grown.Read More →

Gently Does It A trusted brand for sensitive skin amongst doctors, the new award-winning children’s range from Epaderm has been specifically developed by dermatologists for the management of dry skin conditions, including eczema and psoriasis. Suitable for even the most delicate skin, Epaderm Junior products are free from fragrance, colouringRead More →

Whether you plan to holiday abroad or stay at home, it is important that you take measures to protect yourself and your family from the damage that sun can cause… when it decides to make an appearance that is. The sun’s rays are made up of UVA (Ultraviolet A) andRead More →

    You Glow Girl! Combat the effects of naughty misbehaving skin caused by hormone changes in trimester one and two of pregnancy, with mama mio’s new friendly facial mist, Way to Glow. Filled with anti-inflammatory actives, it not only helps calm sensitive and fatigued skin, but brightens and cools skin whilstRead More →

I have two weddings to attend this summer – one of which I’m a bridesmaid at – so what I wear is out of my hands (although thankfully the bride has made a very elegant choice and I won’t be cringing at the pictures for years to come!). For theRead More →

Most of us welcome the longer, warmer days that spring and summer brings, but if you or your child suffers from hay fever this might not be the case. Hay fever, also known as seasonal allergic rhinitis, usually begins in childhood or during the teenage years, but you can getRead More →

Let it Glow Gordons Chemists Exclusive, Limited Edition He-Shi Express Liquid Tan and Tanning Mitt Pack has everything you need for the perfect, long-lasting summer glow. He-Shi Express Liquid Tan 150ml is quick and easy to apply with a light liquid, ‘see where it goes’ formula that dries in minutes,Read More →

With Cathy Owen Is your mind straying to the summer holidays yet? We may have just got over Easter, but seriously it’s not long now! I’m staying in the UK this year and chats at the school gate have lead me to conclude that many of us are opting toRead More →

Cold sores are painful, irritating, fluid-filled blisters that occur around the lips. They are caused by infection with the Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) and are highly contagious until completely healed. It is estimated that 70 per cent of people may carry the HSV. Primary infection occurs by close direct contactRead More →