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It’s officially time to dig out your denim shorts and gypsy dresses, get prepped for al fresco drinks, waterside dinners, sandy feet and ocean dips

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Acne: Localised inflammation of the skin as a result of hyperactive sebaceous glands at the base of the hair follicle. Acne Rosacea: A skin disorder which results from chronic inflammataion of the cheeks, nose, chin, forehead, and/or eyelids. Often associated with increased redness or acne-like eruptions

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A stretch mark is formed when the dermis or surface layer of skin tears, scarring with a light coloured hue. This pulling force occurs from factors such as rapid growth or weight gain and diminishing dermal elasticity. Stretch marks are also known as striae, lineae

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Prior to outlining the causes of wrinkles, it is important to delineate the layers of skin which are affected by the aging process. The skin is made up of three layers; namely the epidermis, dermis and subcutaneous tissue. The epidermis is the top layer of

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