About Skins Matter

Skins Matter is an informational website dedicated to ‘free from’ skincare, skin allergy, contact dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, acne and other issues concerning skin health.

It is edited and run by Alex Gazzola and Michelle Berriedale-Johnson, both writers specialising in food, health, allergy and ‘free from’, and co-directors of the Free From Skincare Awards.

Alex also edits Allergy Insight and MI Free. Learn more about his work at his personal website.

Michelle also edits Foods Matter and blogs at Michelle’s Blog. She is also co-Director of the Free From Food Awards.

You can find their contacts here.



All material on Skins Matter is copyrighted to individual named authors, and each asserts his or her right to that copyright. For reproduction permission, contact the editors.

We are not and cannot be held responsible for third party comments left on the site. The editors reserve the right to edit or remove comments they deem to be dangerous, offensive or otherwise objectionable, including comments which advertise third-party products.

All material is presented in good faith for informational purposes, but the authors wish to emphasise they are not trained medical professionals and that no material should be used to treat or diagnose any medical condition. Always consult suitably qualified doctors and medics.


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