The beauty benefits of seaweed

Did you know that as well as providing useful habitats for marine life, and tasty wraps for sushi rolls, seaweed can work wonders for your…


What causes common skin conditions?

There are many skin conditions that affect humans and they vary in symptoms and severity, from person to person. Here’s a short guide to some of the most common conditions and how to treat them.

Health Checks

How to tell if that mole is dangerous

Moles are normal, but it’s important to be aware that they can transform into skin cancer, especially as you get older. Here's what to look out for and when to see a doctor.


How the coronavirus can affect your skin

Eight ways the coronavirus can affect your skin, from COVID toes, to rashes and hair loss.

Health & Ageing

Are skin tags dangerous?

Skin tags, also known as skin tabs or barnacles, are flaps of tissue, about the size of a grain of rice, that hang from the skin. They are most commonly found on the neck, crotch, eyelids and armpits.


Nine steps to better skin after 50

While ageing is inevitable, there’s value in caring for your skin and keeping it healthy.


Busting sun and skin health myths

Australia and New Zealand are exposed to high levels of UV radiation and have the highest rates of melanoma in the world, so you’d think we’ve learnt a thing or two about sun safety? Apparently not.


Spots, veins and bruises – what’s normal and what’s not

Serums, moisturisers, herbal creams, supplements, special diets and lifestyle tips can delay but not deny the effect of ageing on our skin. But you should know what’s normal and what’s not.

Health Checks

Top tips for healthier skin

Even if you were conscientious about slip, slop, slapping, your skin will love some extra love and attention now that summer is gone.

Health & Ageing

Want beautiful skin? Here are five night-time habits for supple skin

Do you have dehydrated skin that looks lined and rough? You may need to maximise the ‘beauty’ in your beauty sleep. Here’s how with our five night-time habits for supple skin.

Health Checks

Spotting the signs of skin cancer

Skin cancer is one of Australia's most common cancers - and also a major killer. The sooner a cancer is identified, the better your chance of it being treated. So, how do you spot skin cancer?

Health & Ageing

Seven foods to help keep your skin looking great

You might not be able to stop yourself ageing, but along with drinking water and exercising, these seven foods can help keep your skin hydrated and looking youthful.