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How to treat your child’s acne

How to treat your child’s acne

It’s pretty likely that as a teenager, your son or daughter will develop acne. I know I have a good few years before this becomes an issue but it's always good to be prepared. It can be something that causes them a lot of stress and be upsetting for them.  I have put a list together of some things that you can do to help clear their skin and make it look a lot healthier should they get an acne breakout. VIEW the POST

Jaw-dropping changes how aligners work

Jaw-dropping changes how aligners work

If you were lucky enough to get through your teenage years without a set of hefty, uncomfortable braces, chances are that your adult teeth might be in need of a little help to achieve their optimal position and best aesthetic outcome. I was one of those children who had braces for most of my adolescent life. If you’re in this boat (or if you’re trying to straighten your teeth after they’ve relapsed), you’ve probably discovered the technological sorcery referred to as ‘aligners’. VIEW the POST

How to keep your teenager safe during the holidays

As a parent, one of the most difficult stages of your life is when your little babies make the transition from child to teenager. I am really nervous about this stage, but I have been offered some fabulous tips.  After puberty, everything changes; the way they look, the way they talk and what they want to do with their hours is suddenly totally different. Whether they are out at a friend’s house with their phone out of battery, raiding the alcohol cabinet and replacing the Single Malt with water, or contemplating what a relationship feels like, it can seem like everything they do or say is designed to shock. …

Great gift ideas for your daughter’s sweet 16th

Great gift ideas for your daughter’s sweet 16th

Turning sixteen is a big deal for any girl. Whether you’re planning to throw her a massive sweet sixteenth party with all of her family and friends or think that she’d prefer a quieter gathering at home with just those who she’s closest to, buying a gift for a sweet sixteenth requires a little more planning and investment – after all, it’s a very special birthday! I know I won't have to worry about this for a fair few years but I thought it might be helpful to some of my readers. Also a little bit of future planning on my part. From the traditional to the unique and quirky, I’ve put together some fantastic gift ideas that your teen will love to open on the morning of their 16th birthday.VIEW the POST