SKINCARE BY AGE

SKINCARE BY AGE

There’s a lot to be said for genetics when it comes to our skin. We are all endowed with basic structural and surface conditions that mean healthy virgin skin from birth. However, over time, environmental stressors, diet and simple aging cause our skin to deplete.

So what are some of the dermatologically recommended options available? When is the right time to start paying attention to your skin and giving it a little helping hand?

How to safely say 'yes' to skincare during pregnancy

How to safely say 'yes' to skincare during pregnancy

Does your skincare regime need an overhaul? A number of hero ingredients are actually unsafe during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Spring your skin back into action

Spring your skin back into action

Winter is finally over and we're ready to face the world again...but has your skin got other ideas? In this weeks blog find out from the DIV team how to spring your skin back into action. 

Facial Ageing in Australian Women - Why we do it faster

Facial Ageing in Australian Women - Why we do it faster

Last week our team was dealing with a whole lot of reporters keen to talk to Assoc Prof Greg Goodman about his latest scientific publication, including Channel 7 & 9 News, ABC National Radio, Harpers Bazaar magazine and The Age newspaper.  This of course sparked our interest, so we thought we’d find out from the man himself what all the fuss was about.

Why does my pigmentation get worse in warmer weather?

Why does my pigmentation get worse in warmer weather?

Ever wondered why your pigmentation gets worse when it's warmer? In this weeks blog our team tells you why and what you can do to both prevent and improve it. 

Our team goes to Cutera University

Our team goes to Cutera University

Three of the Dermatology Institute of Victoria’s team members were invited to travel up to the Gold Coast to attend the exclusive laser conference for ‘innovative practitioners’ put on by Cutera (laser company). Read on to see what they learned. 

Take the Money and Run.....

Take the Money and Run.....

Running a marathon is tough, but not as tough as many of the challenges faced by people who require help from the Wesley Mission's Crisis & Homelessness center. In this weeks blog DIV dermatologist Dr Katherine Armour explains why she is dedicating her run to this great cause and how we can help her raise some much needed funds. 

Bright = right

Bright = right

We all want bright skin, right? In this weeks blog our team dicusses how you can achieve glowing skin by making just a few changes. 

Colour loss in the skin

Colour loss in the skin

Have you experienced a loss of colour in your skin (patches of white) as a result of a scar, injury or skin disease? In this week's blog Assoc Prof Greg Goodman from the Dermatology Institute of Victoria explains why this happens and what you can do about it.