A barber’s tips for cutting your hair and shaving at home

It may not be the time for a drastic new look, but here’s how a tidy-up might help.


The shades of grey that have many reaching for a bottle

Some men and women go with the flow and embrace this side effect of ageing, while others rail against it and spend the rest of their lives covering the problem.


How to … have healthier hair and eyes naturally

Genetics, illness and hormonal changes can dull your hair and eyes, but you can get the gleam back with these lifestyle and diet changes.

Health news

Hair today, gone tomorrow – what we know about hair loss

Everyone will experience some degree of hair loss as they get older. That’s a certainty. The only uncertainties are how much and when.


How to … find a hairdresser when your stylist moves

Your favourite hair stylist has moved interstate and you don’t know if you will ever have the confidence to step outside your house again. Don’t panic. Do some sneaky research instead.


Thinning hair could be a sign that something else is wrong

The condition of our hair can often be a clue to the state of our health, sending us an early warning to check up with the doctor.

Health & Ageing

Nine sure-fire strategies to maintain a thicker mane of hair

Your hair may get thinner as you age, but there’s still a lot you can do to keep it healthy. And it doesn’t have to look thin either. Here are nine tips to help you maintain thicker, healthier hair.

Health & Ageing

Scientists have discovered the grey-hair gene

Scientists have discovered the grey-hair gene, which means new ways of preventing or delaying the ageing process, at least for hair, could be next.

The wet head is not dead

YOURLifeChoices member Nautilus has noted the resurgence of the ‘ghastly’ wet hair look for men. It seems as though history (even bad fashion history) will continue to repeat itself. What do you think? Are you looking forward to the return of Brylcreem and pomade?


Household hints

Want to remove an oil stain, get a showroom finish on your car, stop rust or relieve sunburn? The YOURLifeChoices team has shared its family secrets in this list of handy household hints.