Is vitamin c an effective treatment for melasma? We have looked at the science and will tell you what it...Read More
THE TRUTH ABOUT SKINCARE
DOES ENDOMETRIOSIS CAUSE ACNE?
Endometriosis (or Endo, as it's commonly known) is often associated with acne in adult women. But does Endo really cause...Read More
THE BEST SUNSCREEN TO USE IF YOU’RE TREATING MELASMA
Scientific evidence shows that one type of sunscreen is better than others if you're treating melasma!Read More
E-CIGARETTES, VAPING AND SKIN
With e-cig use on the rise, we investigate the effects of vaping and nicotine on the skin!Read More
DOES LED LIGHT THERAPY BENEFIT SKIN?
What is LED light therapy, do I need it, and do the at-home LED masks actually work? Dr Michele investigates!Read More
FAKE TANNING AND PRESCRIPTION SKINCARE
Ready for your faux glow? Here's our top fake tan tips!Read More
NECK SKIN AND HOW TO TREAT IT
Neck wrinkles bothering you? Here’s what you need to know about aging neck skin, and what to do about it...Read More
HOW TO GET RID OF BACK (AND BUTT!) ACNE
Warmer weather brings sunshine, sweat and backne (and its BFF, buttne). Here's our evidence-based advice for how to treat butt...Read More
DO LASH GROWTH SERUMS ACTUALLY WORK?
Do lash growth serums really work? We break down the only clinically-proven lash growth ingredient, and how it works for...Read More
HELP! HOW CAN I GET RID OF KERATOSIS PILARIS?
What causes bumpy skin on the arms and legs (aka: keratosis pilaris), and how can I treat it? Here's the...Read More
DO EYE CREAMS (AND MORE SLEEP!) WORK FOR DARK CIRCLES?
What causes dark undereye circles, and will eye cream fix them?Read More
WHAT IS MICRONEEDLING (AND DO I NEED IT)?
What is microneedling, what are the benefits, and is it right for everyone?Read More
YOUR WINTER SKINCARE PLAN
When the weather cools down, it’s tempting to reach for the exfoliator to treat dry winter skin. Here’s why that’s...Read More
IS PETROLATUM (AKA: VASELINE) A GOOD MOISTURISER?
Is petrolatum (aka Vaseline) a good moisturiser? Qr8 Founder and PhD scientist, Dr Michele Squire, investigates!Read More
IS MEN’S SKINCARE REALLY NECESSARY?
Mens-only skincare ranges are popping up everywhere. But is men's skin really THAT different to women's skin? And are the...Read More
HOW DOES CHRONIC STRESS AFFECT YOUR SKIN?
We know short term stress can lead to skin problems like stress acne, but chronic stress can produce more than...Read More
PERIORAL & PERIORIFICIAL DERMATITIS
Periorifiical dermatitis (often called perioral dermatitis) is a pain! We explain what causes it, and what you can do about...Read More
IS BEARD ACNE (FOLLICULITIS) A THING?
Is beard acne a thing? What causes beard acne? Is your beard acne actually folliculitis? How do you treat it?Read More
DO FACE MASKS CAUSE ACNE (MASKNE)?
Can face masks cause acne (maskne)? Dr Scott Ellis explains what maske is, and what you can do about itRead More
From the best anti-ageing products, to the ingredients you should look out for, here’s our guide to anti-ageing.Read More