Is your acne hormonally driven? Irregular menstrual cycles, weight gain, fertility issues, high androgen levels, facial hair and acne may all point in the direction of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)
Polycystic ovarian syndrome may sound like a mouthful but it is the most common endocrine disorder affecting women of reproductive age. And its also a pretty
The ultimate hormone disruptor – the pill and why it isn’t curing your acne.
A modern pioneer of womens liberation, the oral contraceptive pill has given women sexual freedom since the 60’s. Aside from its primary purpose of contraception, the pill is often prescribed to control acne, but it is a long term solution?
How the pill
It’s as addictive as cocaine but according to a 2012 report Sugar Consumption in Australia: A statistical update Australians consume around 27 teaspoons of it on a daily basis.
It may seem like to be the latest fad to quit it, but the truth is Sugar is your skins greatest enemy.
We’ve all heard the myth that diet doesn’t cause
I’m Brooke Venables, I’m a naturopath, acne specialist and an ex-acne sufferer. I’ve been there, I know what you’re going through.