The Oasis Girl Blog

Zit Busters - Do's and Don'ts for Acne Prone Skin

There are so many myths about acne and a lot of confusion about the best way to treat it. We asked our dermatological nurse, Susan, for some straight-talking on the topic.

Eczema and Children

Kids often get little rashes and itches, but how can you tell if it's eczema? And what should you do if it is? Our dermatological nurse Susan gives you the lowdown on eczema in children.

Sticking Your Neck Out

The writer Nora Ephron said it best when she wrote a book about ageing called “I Feel Bad About My Neck”. Many women start to notice signs of ageing on their neck.

Five Myths About Skincare

Our registered dermatological nurse, Susan, has been in the skin business for 27 years. And she's heard a few quirky ideas about skincare in her time. We got her to share some of them with us.

Guest Blog: Skin Health and Sun Protection

GP and skin cancer management specialist, Dr Sonja Bodley, shares her views on sun protection and the importance of looking after your skin.

Pores For Thought

"I've got big pores" is a surprisingly common complaint when it comes to skin. But do pores really come in different sizes? Why? And what can you do about it?

Six Tips for Heavenly Hands

We spend time and effort on our skincare but so often forget our hard-working hands. Follow our six tips to keep them looking smooth and lovely.

Reading Labels: SLS - So What Is That Exactly?

What is sodium lauryl sulphate, otherwise known as SLS? Is it good, bad or indifferent? And why do you find it in skincare products? We bring you the lowdown on this common skincare and cosmetic ingredient.

Choosing The Right Moisturiser For You

One skincare product most of us have on our shelf is moisturiser. But when it comes to choosing one we're often bombarded with choice. So how do you decide which one is right for you?

The Ultimate Guide to Combination Skin

What does 'combination skin' really mean? And if you have combination skin what sort of skincare regime should you be following? Our Cosmetic Nurse, Susan has all the answers.

The Ultimate Guide to Dry Skin

Struggling with dry skin? Find out what can cause it and how can you can deal with it. Our cosmetic nurse brings you all the the tips you need to know.

The Ultimate Guide to Oily Skin

Oily skin can be a real problem for some of us. So why do you get it and how can you manage it? We give you the lowdown.