The hairstyles set to be big in 2024

31 October, 2023 . by Claire Burke

With the new year upon us, now is the perfect time to give your locks a refresh. Here are five hair trends predicted to dominate 2024.


4 popular repair ointments to keep in your beauty cabinet

28 September, 2023 . by Claire Burke

Skincare trends such as ‘slugging’ are helping to recast repair ointments as must-have beauty products. Here are four skin saviours to keep on hand.


Why the myth your wound ‘needs to breathe’ could be doing more harm than good

5 September, 2023 . by Claire Burke

Scabbed knees, grazes, cuts and lacerations – when your little ones take a tumble, you might think letting the wound ‘get some air’ is the best way forward. Science says…


5 backstage beauty products to add to your make-up kit

24 August, 2023 . by Claire Burke

Amid all the luxe make-up at a runway show, there are some key backstage beauty products make-up artists lean on – and they’re actually affordable.


The healing power of a new hairstyle

15 July, 2023 . by Claire Burke

Selena Gomez nailed post-break-up hair with her striking blonde bob following her split from The Weeknd. But can a fresh cut really heal a broken heart?


Is Buruli ulcer the reason your skin won’t heal? And what is it, anyway?

7 May, 2023 . by Raymond Suba Experts say cases of Buruli ulcer are on the rise in parts of the country – but what is it, and how can you avoid getting this disease? 


Everyday cuts and grazes: how to care for wounds

16 February, 2023 . by christine joy magat

Neglecting proper wound care can lead to scars, something we’re all keen to avoid. These tips will help prevent infection and support proper healing.


The killer bug doctors warn is on the rise in Australia

15 February, 2023 . by christine joy magat

A rise in potentially deadly strep A cases among Aussies kids has health authorities on high alert. So, what are the symptoms?