4 episodes

Specialist skin consultant Dr Peter Dixon has spent decades providing the most effective skin care treatments globally to patients in his care. Now, in “About Face”, he opens his consulting room to us all. With advice for all ages, skin types and common conditions, including arresting the ageing process, Peter shares his vast knowledge and experience, taking us on a fascinating step-by-step journey so we can all discover the secrets to a better, fresher looking skin and, as a result, “face” the world with more confidence.

You'll hear Peter drawing on his expertise, with occasional contributions from his professional peers plus the chance to hear the extraordinary stories of patients whose lives have been transformed as a result of the treatment they’d received under Peter’s care. Facilitated in a succinct and conversational style, Peter addresses a multitude of different skin issues. He explains causes and solutions, extracting fact from fiction, with clear explanations about the current products and treatments available depending on age and skin type. The podcast offers fascinating insights into the way each and every one of us can improve the way we look, all delivered in a spirit of warmth and friendship – the discussions are in a language that everyone can understand, and they’re fun!

The podcast is produced in collaboration with audio agency SoundCartel.

Cover art by Brandi Bowman

About Face Peter Dixon

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Specialist skin consultant Dr Peter Dixon has spent decades providing the most effective skin care treatments globally to patients in his care. Now, in “About Face”, he opens his consulting room to us all. With advice for all ages, skin types and common conditions, including arresting the ageing process, Peter shares his vast knowledge and experience, taking us on a fascinating step-by-step journey so we can all discover the secrets to a better, fresher looking skin and, as a result, “face” the world with more confidence.

You'll hear Peter drawing on his expertise, with occasional contributions from his professional peers plus the chance to hear the extraordinary stories of patients whose lives have been transformed as a result of the treatment they’d received under Peter’s care. Facilitated in a succinct and conversational style, Peter addresses a multitude of different skin issues. He explains causes and solutions, extracting fact from fiction, with clear explanations about the current products and treatments available depending on age and skin type. The podcast offers fascinating insights into the way each and every one of us can improve the way we look, all delivered in a spirit of warmth and friendship – the discussions are in a language that everyone can understand, and they’re fun!

The podcast is produced in collaboration with audio agency SoundCartel.

Cover art by Brandi Bowman

    ADDRESSING THE BIG “A” – ACNE – latest expert advice on the causes and most effective current treatments for this disfiguring skin condition

    ADDRESSING THE BIG “A” – ACNE – latest expert advice on the causes and most effective current treatments for this disfiguring skin condition

    Don’t risk amateur advice when it comes to treating acne. Instead, heed the advice of a specialist consultant about this all-too-common skin condition that can cause anguish, loss of confidence, and permanent scarring if incorrectly managed. What causes it? What are the latest and most effective treatment options? From cleansers, to retinol, to Roaccutane and beyond, plastic surgeon Peter Dixon highlights what you need to know to manage this complex, disfiguring skin problem. And his first words of advice – act fast and seek the advice of experts.

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    • 18 min
    Did you win the Genetic Lottery?

    Did you win the Genetic Lottery?

    Glowing skin might start in your genes, but personalised skin care can make a difference in all skin types and knowing your skin type is a critical first consideration in choosing YOUR  care regime. Dr Peter Dixon takes us through the 6 skin types and their variations in modern day genetics. Everyone is different, he advises, and in this episode, we’ll hear Peter’s expert advice around two very different skin types and the treatments he recommends to address his clients’ concerns.

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    • 25 min
    Promises, promises…are you being conned by fake skin care? Join the discussion with a professional skin consultant

    Promises, promises…are you being conned by fake skin care? Join the discussion with a professional skin consultant

    Join the fight against fake claims and ineffective skin care. Instead, discover the ABC of proven skin care ingredients with this step-by-step guide to achieving your best skin – no matter your age or genetic make-up. In this episode, Dr Peter Dixon uses his specialist knowledge to highlight the latest in proven skin care treatments and the ingredients that make a genuine difference to combat the fine lines, blemishes and other telltale signs of the ageing process.

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    • 15 min
    Beyond the myths & misconceptions: first steps to enhanced skin health

    Beyond the myths & misconceptions: first steps to enhanced skin health

    It’s easy to fall for the promise of the big beauty houses in our quest for ageless beauty. Who to believe? Can we really turn back time, or arrest it? Have we left it too late to restore the damage? From exfoliants to serums, Vitamin C, retinoids and beyond, veteran plastic surgeon and skin consultant Peter Dixon takes us beyond the myths to reveal the secrets of today’s most effective skin care treatments.

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    • 17 min

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