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Beauty Clinic: should a manicurist cut...

Q. Should I let my beauty therapist cut my cuticles? She says this is fine but I have heard it is not a good...

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Beauty Clinic: Deodorants for pre-teens?

Q. My 12-year old daughter wants to use a deodorant. Do you know of anything that is suitable for her?  A....

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Beauty Clinic: Decoding sunscreen labelling

Q. I am so confused about the labelling on sunscreens. Could you explain what it all means and what to look...

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Beauty Clinic: Preventing holiday haystack hair

Q. How can I prevent my hair looking like a haystack on holiday in the sun? A. We know the problem all too well....

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Beauty Clinic: Will a neck treatment...

Q. Please can you help me find a neck cream that will combat - or at least help with - tree trunk lines. I have tried...

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Beauty Clinic: Why does my skin...

Q. Why does my touchy skin always break out after long-ish haul flights and what can I do about it? A. We talked...

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Beauty Clinic: My 12-year-old’s losing her...

Q. My 12-year old daughter has recently started losing quite a lot of her long straight hair, which is usually thick....

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Beauty Clinic: Help me prevent make-up...

Q. I am going to Turkey this month (June) and wonder how I can keep my make-up fresh and not sliding off my face in the...

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Beauty Clinic: it’s hay fever season...

Q. I have suddenly developed dark circles and puffy eyes, which are a bit sore, just over the last few weeks. Someone...

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Beauty Clinic: Pores, blackheads and T-zone...

Q. I am in my forties with combination skin: my t-zone gets oily after a few hours while the rest is dry and can feel...

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Beauty Clinic: how do I switch...

Q. I’ve decided to take the big step and change hair stylists. Could you give me some tips on how to find someone I...

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Beauty Clinic: Help me find a...

Q. I have sensitive skin, which flares up with ordinary sunscreens. I am going on holiday soon and am looking for a...

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Beauty Clinic: Should I use retinol...

Q. I have sun-damaged skin and wondering about using a night serum with retinol. I'm slightly concerned about using a...

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Beauty Clinic: Can anything help stretch...

Q. I have some stretch marks on my tummy and hips after giving birth and wonder if there is anything you can suggest to...

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Beauty Clinic: Help with ‘marionette’ lines

Q. I am looking for a good face cream filler for marionette lines down the side of my mouth. I don't have many wrinkles...

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Beauty Clinic: Help me find a...

Q. Could you recommend an organic/natural primer for combination skin, please? A. Australian brand INIKA, now making...

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Beauty Clinic: haircolouring emergency – H-E-L-P!

Q. Today after spending £160 on having my hair coloured I actually cried in the salon. I used to be brunette with big...

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Beauty Clinic: The best way to...

Q. I would like to remove the soft downy hair on my cheeks to give a better finish to my foundation. Can you suggest a...

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Beauty Clinic: I’m a sensitive-skinned rosacea...

Q. I have sensitive skin with rosacea and constant need for hydration and would like to know which is the best facial...

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Beauty Clinic: Breakouts and (oily) older...

Q. At 65, I still suffer from oily skin and breakouts, which has recently got worse. I use bareMinerals make-up and...

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Beauty Clinic: help for more radiant...

Q. I have really dull skin and don't know what to do to make it look brighter. I try different products but nothing...

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Beauty Clinic: SPF hand cream for...

Q. I am looking for a rich hand cream with a physical sunscreen for my very sensitive reactive skin, which has a...

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Beauty Clinic: Help! I’m allergic –...

Q. I have many and various allergies, which are completely unpredictable.  Now, at the age of 46, I am rather grey and...

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Beauty Clinic: A spotty skin S.O.S.

Q. I’m 19 and have battled with my very sensitive, spotty, very dry and flaky skin for four years. The doctor...

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Beauty Clinic: How can I conceal...

Q. I fell down in the street and bruised my face quite badly, particularly around my eyes, which are a fetching combo...

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Beauty Clinic: The best balms for...

Q. I am suffering from dry, cracked flaky lips. I have tried lots of lip balms but I seem to need to reapply them every...

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Beauty Clinic: Supplements for dull skin...

Q. I have got the winter dulls (skin) and lows (energy). Are there any super supplements you can suggest to get me...

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Beauty Clinic: How to find your...

Q. I always have a nightmare trying to buy the right foundation shade. Whenever I get colour-matched at beauty counters...

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Beauty Clinic: Is it wrong to...

Q. I know it’s wrong to use cleansing wipes regularly, especially for someone like myself with very dry, dehydrated...

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Beauty Clinic: Wrinkly forehead S.O.S!

Q. I need forehead help! I’m 45 and my skin wrinkles and creases incredibly easily. I have a lot of horizontal...