Makeup Remover Wipes May Be Convenient… But Are They Bad For Your Skin?


For those who dread the thought of taking a few extra minutes before bed to carefully wash off all of the makeup and grime from the day (aka: us), makeup remover wipes can seem like a godsend. But is this quick solution too good to be true? We talked to New York-based dermatologist Dr. Maryann Mikhail and Dr. Craig Kraffert, dermatologist and president More...

November 11th, 2013
November 10th, 2013

Can singing a lullaby ease a child’s pain?

Amid the beeping of heart monitors, a more gentle noise can be heard on the wards of Great Ormond Street Hospital. The soft voice of musician Nick Pickett and the strumming of his guitar are entertaining the young More...

October 12th, 2013

Pomegranates can protect the heart from a high cholesterol diet by ‘strengthening the arteries’

  A supplement made from the fruit helps keep blood vessels healthy In doing so, it reduces the chance of heart attacks and strokes Pomegranate plant chemicals, called polyphenols, cancelled out the damage More...

October 12th, 2013

Vitamin D ‘no effect’ on the healthy

  Healthy adults do not need to take vitamin D supplements, suggests a study in The Lancet which found they had no beneficial effect on bone density, a sign of osteoporosis. But experts say many other factors More...

October 1st, 2013

What is Stoptober and why is it popular?

  Stoptober is an NHS campaign to encourage people to stop smoking throughout the month of October. There are approximately 10 million adults in Britain who smoke cigarettes. Research suggests that those who More...