News & Articles

1st October 2015, by Deborah Wake NZRN

 

 

YOU’RE SO VAIN – YOU PROB’LY THINK THIS ARTICLE’S ABOUT YOU!

“You must think I’m really vain!” is something I hear from my clients not infrequently.  I ask them to define where pride in one’s appearance ends, and vanity begins. Most of them struggle to find the answer.

Regardless of constantly reminding ourselves that what’s on the ‘inside’ is the most important, living in a society where we are regularly bombarded with images of the beautiful people, it can be quite challenging to maintain that way of thinking. This is especially true as we start showing the signs of aging. Middle-aged women, I was once told, pretty much become invisible. I didn’t believe it until it happened to me in a shop one day, and I didn’t like it!

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18th September, 2015, by Amanda Platell

SHOULD I FEEL GUILTY ABOUT MY LUNCH TIME FACELIFT?

Over the past six weeks, something incredible has been happening. Rather than waking up looking exhausted and searching for new lines in my unforgiving magnifying mirror, I look refreshed, and - whisper it - younger.

Day by day, I've been noticing the difference. My skin is tauter, there are fewer lines around my eyes, my neck is firmer and I've got my jawline back. In fact, week by week, the years have been disappearing from my face - which is a miracle considering I'm staring down the barrel of my 58th birthday.

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