Anti-ageing - all articles


Mini liposuction-stem cell extraction-face serum: The U Autologous Anti Ageing range

Anti ageing is big business nowadays and people are desperate for new solutions to halt the decrease in skin elasticity. We've all heard of the vampire facelift which extracts stem cells and fat from the body and injects it... Read more »


Nanoblur get ready to launch Snoxin

A few months ago we attended the launch of Nanoblur ; a short-term anti-ageing solution that erases fine lines and wrinkles in literally seconds. As Nanoblur was so wildly succesful (a tube is now sold in Boots every 10... Read more »


Synthetic skin: The end of botox?

Scientists in America have apparently developed the world's first synthetic skin , which could mean the end of botox in a few years. According to American tech blog ZDnet , the transparent skin-like structure can... Read more »


Gwyneth Paltrow reveals beauty secret

We always thought it was all those reported crazy diets that kept Gywnny looking hot, but not according to a new interview with the actress. Speaking to an American radio station, Gwyneth insisted sleep is an important part... Read more »

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Nip + Fab BB Cream Review: Sheer Make-Up Fix

BB creams have been this summer's watchwords, as they've finally arrived on UK shores. A big hit in the East, BB stands for 'Blemish Balm', which have all sorts of properties from brightening, lightening and priming to... Read more »

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Aveeno Positively Radiant Triple Boost Serum Product Review

Aveeno is a brand I've come to love in the last 2 years, and I'm very glad this brand is now in the UK! Their new Positively Radiant range is all about brightening the skin by evening out texture and reducing brown spots,... Read more »

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Facial sunscreens: our favourites

I was banking on August being the month where we finally got summer, but so far it's not turning out like I'd hoped. Still, we all know by now that just because you can't see the sun, doesn't mean it's not there, and even... Read more »


Olay Professional Anti-Wrinkle Kit sells out in 39 minutes... but it's back in stock, quick RUN

When a product sells out within days of its release, you know that there's something in it, and you should probably be in line - well Olay 's new Professional Anti-Wrinkle Kit sold out in 39 minutes. Yes, thirty nine... Read more »


BareEscentuals moves into skin care with QVC

BareEscentuals bareMinerals makeup is so popular in part because it is so good for your skin. I use it, and it's one of the products "regular women" not in the beauty industry mention to me the most. From anecdotal evidence... Read more »


Product Review: Bare Escentuals rareMinerals Skincare

You'll definitely know Bare Escentuals from their award winning bareMinerals mineral foundation - which is famed for it's bencficial properties: they say its so good you can sleep in it. It was only a matter of time... Read more »


Product Review: Rodial Glamoxy Snake Mask

As soon as I heard about Rodial 's Glamoxy Snake Mask I wanted to try it - it's the facemask counterpart to Rodial's 'Botox in a bottle' Glamoxy Snake Serum , and I'm up for anything that gives surgery effects without... Read more »


NuBo Post Injection Treatment Serum Product Review

Recently I told you all about NuBo Post Injection Treatment Serum, a product to help minimize those small pinprick marks you get after a Botox treatment (or other cosmetic surgery). I've just had a session, so can fill you... Read more »


Oxynergy Paris Lift BTX Serum

Introducing yet another product in our ever growing arsenal of weapons to fight against ageing - Oxynergy Paris Lift BTX Serum . This 'botox serum' uses a blend of botox-like peptides & phytosebumpeptides to reduce the depth... Read more »


NuBo's Post Injection Treatment Serum will hide those telltale Botox marks

I'm no stranger to the Botox needles (hey, whatever helps, right?) and am happy to reveal all the gory details every time I have treatment. What I do notice though is the tiny pinprick marks left by the needle that don't... Read more »


Yay or Nay: The La Decollette Anti-wrinkle bra

If you've been less worried about the wrinkles around your eyes then the ones appearing on your décolletage, Selfridges have the answer - an anti-wrinkle bra! La Decollette combines a crème which contains several active... Read more »


FIVE SPA RANGES TO take NOTE of: The rise of own brand spa products lines

It used to be that a facial was just a facial, skilfully applied by a therapist using a range of products or whatever the salon chose to specialize in, Nowadays many premium spas have dedicated product lines which use... Read more »


NovoStrata bring facial style products to the home: Say hello to the Novostrata Derma Stamp and NovoFill

We're all familiar with the likes of Botox and fillers, even if we say they're something we'd never consider.. well, at least for now. Novostrata has taken a long look at anti ageing technology and is bringing salon style... Read more »

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Can a collagen infused food menu boost your skintone? We try the Eat Yourself Beautiful menu at Gilgamesh

Japanese people are a crazy bunch, They love kawaii nails, knee high socks, and they'll happily take part in karaoke without needing shots first. The current trend in Japan is for menus of food infused with edible collagen... Read more »


Dermalogica Age Reversal Eye Complex

Come March, Dermalogica will be adding to the anti ageing market with their new Age Reversal Eye Complex . Ready for the science? Containing pure vitamin A, as well as a highly active blend of retinol, peptides, vitamins... Read more »


Yay or Nay: PaloVia's Skin Renewing Laser

If you're one of the millions of woman doing anything to keep ageing at bay, you might like this news: an over-the-counter anti-ageing laser that you can use at home is being prepared to enter the market. Palomar Medical... Read more »


Kim Cattrall is the new face of Olay

Kim Cattrall has joined Thandie Newton , Carrie Underwood and Twiggy Lawson by becoming Olay 's celebrity ambassodor! The Sex and the City star will be promoting Olay Total Effects 7-in-1 Advanced Anti-Aging... Read more »


Made to Measure Skincare by Codage

It's always hard to choose a skincare brand, mostly because they're always shouting about what's in them that makes them so amazing - caffiene, Alkyl Guanine Transferase, pixie dust, whatever - that it's so confusing to... Read more »


Bremenn's Upper Eyelid Lifter

Do you ever wake up in the morning and think 'gosh, my eyelids look rough today'? According to Bremenn , 'upper eyelids tend to sag, deflate and droop' and their Upper Eyelid Lifter has a concentrated formula of firming... Read more »


Nº7 Protect & Perfect Intense Eye Cream

Attention fans of Nº7 's wildly successful Protect and Perfect anti-ageing skincare range - the brand has just expanded with the addition of a new Intense Eye Cream. Containing more active ingredients than the... Read more »


!QMS Medicosmetics to launch the Cellular Alpine Anti-Ageing Eye Cream

We've recently spoken about the advances in anti ageing technology, and ho impressed we are with RoC's use of bioelectricity technology in their new skincare line-up. Another brand is also familiar with this, so I'd like... Read more »


RoC Sublime Energy range uses BioElectricity

RoC is a brand known for forward thinking when it comes to product development, and their name is synonymous with the first major brand to start using retinol actively in their products. They've just come to the table with... Read more »

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Advanced Night Repair Eye Synchronized Complex from Estee Lauder

I'm generally torn on the idea of eye creams. On one hand I know that the skin around the eyes is a lot thinner than anywhere else on the face (40%!), on the other hand I wonder whether the benefit from using an eye cream... Read more »

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Free samples! Estee Lauder's second annual Night to Repair

This Thursday American readers can head over to their nearest Estee Lauder counter for a free 10-day supply of the line's Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex or the new Advanced Night Repair Eye... Read more »