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How to look fabulous at any age

Looking fabulous

As the award season rolls around in Hollywood, women of all ages including those of the older generation, Meryl Streep and Helen Mirren, parade along the red carpet looking flawless and fabulous. It takes a small army of makeup artists, stylists, designers and the perfect lighting, pose….you get what I mean, to achieve these looks.


WHAT?? Anti-ageing chocolate developed by University…

anti-ageing chocolate

Could it be true? Have scientists actually developed a guilt-free chocolate which promises to slow down the appearance of wrinkles and sagging skin? The Telegraph is reporting that Cambridge University has developed an anti-ageing chocolate, stating a daily 7.5g bar of the chocolate can change the underlying skin structure of a 50 year old to that of someone in


Video: How to get rid of baggy eyes

Baggy eyes

The development of dark circles and baggy eyes is a common problem. Bags under your eyes become more noticeable as you age, a time when skin begins to lose elasticity. Although they are not harmful, they are not attractive and they can lead to low self-esteem. The problem of eye bags is often attributed to


Gene therapy might reverse ageing

Is gene therapy the golden elixir for reversing ageing, Scientists think so. People are born, grow, mature, and then start the process of ageing. A few wrinkles, crows feet circle the eyes and a sprinkle of grey hairs are the common signs of ageing. This is a normal cycle and for many (and what the media tends


New skin cancer treatment available

A new type of skin cancer treatment is now available in Queensland! A Queensland provider of radiation therapy services will be the first in Australia to provide skin brachytherapy treatment via the Esteya machine. The treatment is non-invasive, giving suitable patients an effective alternative to surgery and is now available at Radiation Oncology Centre (ROC)


Men’s essential grooming guide

men's grooming

Just like women have their beauty routine, men must have their grooming routine. And no I’m not saying you should have five or six different specialty cremes and spend as much time grooming yourself as a woman, but you should have a few key basics things that you do on a daily or weekly basis


Video: Makeup to define eyes and lips

Video Mature Makeup Tutorial

Video mature makeup : In this video Tricia Cusden talks how there isn’t such a thing as age inappropriate colours, her tips to define your eyes and lips Find out more information about Tricia and her popular YouTube beauty vlogs here    


Youtube beauty vlogger at 68

Tricia Cudsen applying makeup

When the term “beauty vlogger” is thrown about, it conjures images of young preppy videos with teens road testing the latest strawberry lipgloss. With a huge growth in women aged 55-75 now online daily, there is a new market for beauty tips that are more about caring for dehydrated skin rather than glitter make-up. Frustrated by the


Video: how to prepare your skin for applying makeup

In this video Tricia Cusden talks through her skin routine for applying makeup from cleansing to night creams and primers, which she finds helps to keep her acne rosacea under control. Find out more information about Tricia and her popular youtube beauty vlogs here


Five ways to treat dry skin

Cool winds, low humidity and central heating, can cause skin to lose moisture and leave it more prone to itchy and sometimes painful conditions such as severe dry skin and eczema. Dr. Michael Freeman, Principal Dermatologist at the Gold Coast’s Skin Centre, shares his top tips on how to keep skin naturally supple and healthy