Skincare and Dermatology

Flawless skin is probably the most desirable human feature, symbolising our physical health and fertility. The UK spent £1.07 billion on skincare last year, a 17 per cent increase since 2009. This report explores the latest innovations in the skincare industry, such as DNA-testing offering personalised skincare treatments, medical-grade cosmetics - so-called cosmeceuticals - containing active ingredients clinically proven to work on the skin, the role of wellness supplements in preserving healthy-looking skin and how the dangers of overexposure to the sun outweigh the benefits of vitamin D intake