Teen body image under pressure

What does it mean to be a teenager surrounded by an increasing emphasis on cosmetic procedures?

The psychology of a smile

Smiling is the outward sign of happiness and connects us to others – it helps bond people together

The truth about beauty sleep

It’s true what they say, sleep can help to make your skin look vital and is essential in an effective skincare regime

‘Grey’ pound buys an ageless look

With a change in attitude to ageing, Alice Hart-Davis asks could it soon be cool to be old?

Psychology of Cosmetic Surgery

Psychology Behind Cosmetic Surgery

Cosmetic surgery can be a rewarding and life-changing experience for the right patient, but what motivates people to go under the knife? Alice Hart-Davis investigates

The power of a smile

Alice Hart-Davis explores the concept of the perfect smile and asks why teeth are so important in modern culture?

Taking it to the extreme

Alice Hart-Davis asks whether the latest extreme marketing methods being used to promote cosmetic procedures are trivialising our view of surgery?