Anti-Aging News

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THE ANTI-AGING INDUSTRY IS A DYNAMIC AND INNOVATIVE ONE. ALTHOUGH THE SILVER BULLET OF ETERNALLY YOUTHFUL LOOKS HAS NOT YET BEEN DISCOVERED, THE INDUSTRY IS CERTAINLY DOING ITS BEST TO UNEARTH IT. WE ASKED OUR AESTHETIC EXPERTS TO SHARE THEIR TOP TRENDS AND PREDICTIONS FOR 2015. BRANISLAV SUCANSKY, BTL AESTHETICS

Science says there’s a difference between chronological age and biological age, which means you can be 50 and have a body of a 40-year-old, and the energy of a 20-year-old. However, we also know those people who act and seem much older than their chronological age. So, what is making us

Research says the key to aging gracefully is finding a meaningful life. Here are some great tips for graceful aging….. BE ACCEPTING. You cannnot expect to look 20 when you are 50. However, you can look your best for the age you are today. Being confident in how you look, and

By Kim Bell The holidays may be over but one thing that hasn’t faded away is the major ager- the sun, which can cause serious health problems. Here’s what you should know…. The facts are simple: skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in South Africa. On average, there are around

A research review published in JAMA Internal Medicine, an international peer-reviewed journal, has shown that tanning beds could lead to a higher risk of skin cancer, including melanoma. The review has highlighted again the need for health authorities globally to take heed of this health threat. This is the first

winter skin | Longevity LIVE

As we age, so the lipids, those natural oil and fat components that prevent moisture loss, begin to deteriorate, resulting in a dull, lifeless skin. Here’s how to anti-age your skin. This aging process can be accelerated, not just in hot, sunny enivronments, but also in cold, dry and windy

A rare type of skin cancer has been linked to allergic reactions to metal implants. In experiments with mice, researchers showed that chronic skin inflammation caused by continuous skin contact with allergens can lead to tumor development, according to the study published on October 8th 2014 in the Journal of

What did we ever do when Polaroid cameras were the norm, not smartphones? Selfies would have turned out to be a forehead bathed in a brilliant white light! Our family members would choose the most flattering angles to shoot us, and we would think, in a fog of hubris, that

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  “Retinol (more commonly known as Vitamin A) is great for your skin, no question. But because there are several forms of retinol, it is hard to know which one to use,” says Paula Begoun, founder of Paula’s Choice Skin Care and Cosmetics, and author of 20 best-selling books, including

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At night, while you sleep, your body recharges and so does your skin. Here’s what you need to know about choosing the right night time beauty regime so that your skin wakes as refreshed as you are…  Rule: you can use a day cream day and night (unless it has