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The best ways to treat skin with sun damage

Considered one of the most successful health campaigns in Australia’s history, it seems the ‘slip, slop, slap’ message should by now be part of our DNA. But despite our ability to quickly recall the SunSmart jingle, recent research suggests Australians are still struggling to effectively implement sun protection. A new study by the Australian Skin […]

Clear & smooth: how to treat spider veins and broken capillaries

Vascular lesions –­ including broken capillaries (telangiectasias), “spider veins” on the face or port-wine stain birthmarks ­– are all skin lesions that have an abnormal number and/or size of blood vessels. Undesirable vascular changes are often a result of sun damage and chronic skin conditions such as rosacea and can detract from an otherwise smooth […]