Decode beauty label health information: Fragrance free, dermatologist-tested

Marketing jargon busted Terms like ‘non-comedogenic’ and ‘dermatologist-tested’ should be taken with a hefty grain of salt, says scientist and QR8 founder Dr Michele Squire. “They’re marketing terms and not regulated by any governing body, so they can mean whatever a company […]

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‘I got a vampire facial, and the results aren’t what I expected’

Vampire facials have received quite the attention recently, and not for good reason either. Earlier this year a VIP Spa in New Mexico was forced to shut down after two clients who received the facial tested positive for HIV. It’s definitely not […]

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What is squalane and why is it everywhere?

For beauty buffs you may already be familiar with squalane, the buzzy ingredient isn’t necessarily new but it’ll soon be making its way into your skincare routine thanks to its hydrating powers. Derived from squalene – an oil naturally found in the […]

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Keep skincare and beauty products fresh in this cute product

If you’re not storing your skincare chilled you’re missing out. Not only does applying cold lotions and potions help soothe inflamed, red and sensitive skin, it also gives you a refreshing cool-down during warmer weather AND works to de-puff and tighten swollen […]

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The best fake tans of 2019

Self-tanners rejoice, because fake tan no longer looks fake! Yes, gone are the days of the orange, streaky finish reminiscent of Fanta from the noughties, instead innovative and intelligent formulations means application is no longer scary, shade expectancy is more ‘realistic glow’ […]

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Fitness queen’s skin saved by $21 Envy U Skin Charcoal Loofah

Now that the ravages of winter weather are fading and summer’s heat hasn’t fully kicked in, it’s the perfect time to kick your skin into shape. During Skin Gym Week, we’re sharing the tips and tools improve your skin health- from face-friendly […]

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Jocelyn Petroni Australia’s celebrity facialist on Vitamin A’s anti-aging powers

Now that the ravages of winter weather are fading and summer’s heat hasn’t fully kicked in, it’s the perfect time to get your skin into shape. During Skin Gym Week, we’re sharing the tips and tools improve your skin health- from face-friendly […]

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How to find your perfect foundation match

Not just make-up, savvy formulas have skin-boosting benefits, too. Flawless, longwear, smoothing — these are all the qualities you want from a foundation, but it shouldn’t just be about the finish. You’re wearing it all day, so why not get it to […]

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7 good-skin truths from a skin scientist

Now that the ravages of winter weather are fading and summer’s heat hasn’t fully kicked in, it’s the perfect time to kick your skin into shape. During Skin Gym Week, we’re sharing the tips and tools improve your skin health- from face-friendly […]

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‘I got a DNA laboratory test to decipher my skin, here’s what happened’

Now that the ravages of winter weather are fading and summer’s heat hasn’t fully kicked in, it’s the perfect time to kick your skin into shape. During Skin Gym Week on bodyandsoul.com.au, we’re sharing the tips and tools improve your skin health- […]

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