Category Archives: Sun Exposure
With the Equinox on 20th March, we’re fast heading towards spring, a season full of new light and life. We associate this time with putting things in order during a spring clean, and daffodils blooming. It makes sense, then, that we also want to see and feel this revitalising change in ourselves; but, despite the fact we may feel fresh as a daisy, our skin can often tell a different story.
Scarring is one of the most common skin complaints we come across here at Fiona Clossick Aesthetics. Whether from acne, stretch marks, hyperpigmentation or injury to the skin, scars can have a detrimental effect on self-esteem. The good news is, if you’re looking to treat scarring, we have several options available. We’ve outlined a few common complaints and their causes below, and how our procedures can help with them:
We all know about the harm the sun can cause our skin during the summer months, and the majority of us heed advice about using sunscreen and staying in the shade during the hottest part of the day. When it comes to the winter and weaker sunlight, however, most people are unaware that they still need to take precautions if they are to avoid the damaging effects the sun can still have on our skin.
The relationship between the sun and our skin is one that is fairly complicated. Everybody wants a tan but without any of the dangers of sun damage. We recently offered some expert advice on how to achieve the sun kissed look safely, but is our skin ever fully safe from the sun?
A lot of women hate the idea of looking pale in summer and will spend a lot of time trying to achieve the perfect tan. In fact, for some people, it’s not just about looking good in cute summer clothes; having a tan can actually make them feel a lot happier!