Vision & Hearing Loss

Age-related eye diseases — macular degeneration, cataract, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma — affect millions of people aged over 40. But the numbers are shooting up as we live longer. Foods containing high levels of antioxidants are thought to be helpful … Continue reading


The risk of developing most types of cancer increases with age. In women, the rate of cervical cancer decreases, and endometrial cancer increases so it’s important for women to get regular exams. The risk of prostate cancer increases with age, … Continue reading


Sculptra a deep facial filler, used for holllows, folds and creases. It comes in a powder form and is reconstituted before treatment.


Evolence is a facial filler made from porcine collagen and is injected into shallow lines and wrinkles. More information at


Radiesse is a facial filler made from tiny microspheres of calcium hydroxylapatite, which has a consistency similar to bone and has been used safely for a number of years. It is used mainly for deeper folds, marionette lines – nose … Continue reading


Restylane is a family of fillers based on hyaluronic acid, a natural polysaccharide found in the body’s connective tissues. It is a non-animal bio-engineered. There are several products in the family: for fine lines and wrinkles, lips, cheeks & contours.

Slim Shakes

ULTRALIFE SLIMSHAKE – low GI meal replacement – pictured right Costs $20, €12.64, £9.99 for six sachets or $67, €43, £33.95 for a tub containing six servings. SlimShake is a great tasting meal low GI replacement meal slimming shake … Continue reading

Anti-ageing haircare

SCHWARZKOPF BC TIME RESTORE WITH CO-Q10 (pictured above) Shampoo $16.30 (€12.68, £8.30); Conditioner $18 (€13.50, £9.20) Packed with anti-ageing antioxidants this is a complet range of products with everything you need to iron out the wrinkles in your hair. … Continue reading