5 best foods for acne

You know the old saying ‘you are what you eat’? Well, we’re here to tell you that it definitely applies to your acne. Whether your liver needs support or you’re experiencing chronic and painful flare-ups, these five foods will work wonders for your skin (and your self-esteem!):

A guide to the how’s and why’s of body acne

Okay. We’re all familiar with facial acne. It can be red, it can be painful, and it can be chronic. But why do some of us get acne on other parts of our body? Body acne is often overlooked, but it can be just as awful and embarrassing as facial acne. It can make you […]

Functional Pathology: what is it and why do we love it?

You’ve probably heard us mention Functional Pathology before. We’re often caught spruiking it at dinner parties, raving about it over social media and recommending it to many of our clients suffering chronic acne. But what is Functional Pathology and why do we love it so much? Well. Functional pathology is a form of private pathology […]

5 Steps To Clear Skin In Winter


Winter can often be a challenging season for skin. In clinic we see an increase in cases of perioral dermatitis, eczema and lipid dry acne (‘Acne Tarda’). In this blog we will look at 5 easy steps to help achieve clear skin in the cooler months. #1 HYDRATION Indoor heating, dry winds and a cooler […]

Acne Scarring (Skin Needling)

One of the worst by-products of Acne is the scarring and pigmentation left behind. It is a constant reminder of your acne struggle and can affect your confidence and daily life. Acne scarring occurs when the injury penetrates the lower levels of the skin (dermis) and reacts by quickly laying too much collagen down in […]

International Skin Tour – Part 1

Hello beauties! Ready to mix with skin royalty on opening night. SPF time!!! I am overlooking the gorgeous Rhine River from the Maritim Hotel Konigswinter in Germany (fck yeah!!) Currently on #skintour with dermaviduals, Germany is the main course of my trip as it is the location of the 6th International Symposium on Corneotherapy. Woot. […]

Tips on how to Prevent & Treat Post-Pill Acne

Seriously scared of post pill acne? Here’s a few tips to help keep you clear! Post pill acne commonly occurs 3-6 months after coming off the pill.  This can happen even if you didn’t have acne in the first place! Maybe you’re thinking of coming off the pill but you are terrified to or you’ve […]

Melissa (Our Hormone & Gut Specialist) Shares Her Skin Healing Story

Mel is our secret weapon! Her extensive experience in healing skin via pathology testing gives many clients who have ‘tried everything’ hope and answers for their skin distress. More than her technical expertise and training in Functional Medicine, Mel really understands what it is like to have skin conditions that affect your daily life and […]