Beauty and the Beach | summer-ready skin care

On Oct 09,2017/

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Are you beach-wise and beach-bag ready? Before hitting the sand this season, take a few steps to prepare your winter-white body for the blazing onslaught that is the Aussie summer. So, the weather is hotting up and you’re ready to hit the beach, but you are too self-conscious to bare your pearly white skin in public. Don’t fret! Regardless of …

Beach bodies | pre-beach skin tips

On Sep 25,2017/

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Summer is almost upon us and party season is just around the corner. That means stripping down to your cosy and wearing your most revealing clothes. Or does it? If you have a skin condition that is stopping you from exposing your flesh in public and making the most of the summer season, don’t fret. Fountain Cosmetics’ 9 Pre-beach Skin …

Halo White | skin brightening cream

On Aug 07,2017/

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Whether it is to lighten darker skin tones or fade freckles and dark spots, skin brightening cream is in high demand. But beware. Not all skin lightening skincare is made equal. Many people in Australia wear their sun-loving nature on their sleeves…or rather, their faces. Freckles, dark spots, skin discoloration, and blotchiness – collectively known as hyperpigmentation – are common …

Chemical peels | skin rejuvenation or risk?

On Jul 24,2017/

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Chemical peels dissolve the glue between cells and shed dead skin. This is followed by the regrowth of new skin, resulting in a younger-looking, fresher, rejuvenated appearance. But with any kind of magic elixir that dramatically reverses skin ageing, there are risks involved. Faces have been treated with chemical peels to resurface the skin since the 18th century. Today, this …

The key to Anti Ageing | The solution is simpler than you think!

On Jun 26,2017/

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The age old question is, where to find the fountain of youth. While we can’t stop the natural ageing process, we can prevent premature ageing with a few simple steps. Quit smoking, if you’re a smoker, And protect yourself from the sun’s harmful UV rays Reasons to quit lighting up No one disagrees that smoking is harmful to your health. But did …

Skin protection | How much is too much to pay for a tan?

On Feb 13,2017/

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Sun protection is paramount to looking and feeling young, healthy and skin-cancer free. It may feel glamorous to lay on the beach working up a golden tan, but what price are you prepared to pay? According to the Cancer Council, Australia has one of the highest rates of skin cancer in the world. Many people die each year from an almost preventable disease. …