Allergy

How to take action on eczema

National Eczema Week runs from September 15 - 23, 2018. And this year, the experts from the National Eczema Society are urging those affected to take steps to manage their condition more effectively.

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Healthy Skin & Beauty

Get your skin ready for summer

Summer is the time to make the most of your skin. And your local Careway pharmacist is the best person to help you do just that. A visit to your pharmacy can give you the information and the products you need to keep your skin glowing all summer long.

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Healthy Skin & Beauty

What you should know about the sun and your eyes

At this time of year it’s essential to protect your skin against the harmful effects of the sun’s rays. But how much thought do you put into protecting your eyes?

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Healthy Skin & Beauty

Guide to UV and IR-A sun protection

The best way to avoid sun damage during the summer months is to stay indoors. But that’s neither practical nor advisable – after all, no one wants to stay inside all summer, plus a little sun exposure is actually good for us as it allows our bodies to make vitamin D.

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Healthy Skin & Beauty

10 top sun protection tips

With Sun Awareness Week taking place from May 14 - 20, 2018, now’s a good time to boost your know-how of staying safe in the sun – especially if you were caught out by the recent blast of sunny weather.

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Healthy Skin & Beauty

Are you addicted to sunbeds?

With the summer sun starting to fade, some of us may be tempted to top up our tans by having regular sunbeds. But according to the latest research, one in five people who use sunbeds may be addicted to them.

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Healthy Skin & Beauty

Is your face fully protected against skin cancer?

British people aren’t applying sunscreen correctly when it comes to their faces, claims a survey by the British Association of Dermatologists.

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Healthy Skin & Beauty

Home or away, sunburn affects too many Brits

More than one in three British people have been sunburned in the last year while in the UK, with almost half of those holidaying abroad also affected by sunburn says a report by the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) to mark Sun Awareness Week (May 8 - 14, 2017).

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