Get Your Ace Face On With Strawberries & Cream

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With Wimbledon in full swing, the tournament’s world-famous strawberries and cream is the perfect match snack. But did you know that tucking into the sweet treat also has glowing benefits for your skin?

Strawberries are packed with vitamins and vital antioxidants. However, their skin perfecting qualities may be easily overlooked.

One cup of fresh strawberries can give 4mg of Vitamin C, equating to 149% of the recommended daily intake. An essential skin nutrient, Vitamin C cleanses, tones and soothes skin, visibly improving complexion.

Vitamin C has also been discovered to fight ‘free radicals’. Found to damage skin cells and break down collagen, free radicals ultimately result in the appearance of fine lines and early aging.

Wimbledon may increase our strawberry intake for a short period, but for the remaining 50 weeks of the year many of us fail to get enough Vitamin C into our diet.

We have an array of solutions to ensure your skin looks performance ready all year round.

Vitamin Facials

Vitamins and antioxidants are the key to keeping skin healthy while enjoying the outdoors.

Dermal Clinic ® Ionzyme Facial with Vitamin Infusion works by adding two innovative processes to the classic facial treatment.

Firstly, Iontophoresis projects electric currents allowing greater nutrient penetration. This is followed by Sonophoresis, which uses sound waves to transport active nutrients deeper into the skin, compared to a more basic facial.

Alpha-hydroxyl Acid has been proven to reverse signs of aging on the skin, by now, it should come as no surprise that strawberries are a primary source.

Skin Peels

A further property of strawberries comes in the form of Salicylic Acid – a powerhouse formula which reduces hyperpigmentation and dark spots, caused by the sun. Salicylic Acid also helps to tighten pores and reduce excess oil on the face, allowing you to wave goodbye to acne.

Ellagic Acid is another widely praised element of strawberries, an antioxidant which has been shown to protect the skin from harmful UV rays. It does so by forming a protective layer on the skin.

Other than jeopardising time in the short-lived Scottish summer, opt for one of Dermal Clinic’s skin peels. The treatments can be used for varying types of skin condition, including hyperpigmentation and dark spots.

Laser Skin Peel uses laser technology to target sun-damaged skin cells and remove layers of dead skin. Most cases of dark spots and sun damage are cleared after one session, with deeper cases taking up to four sessions.


Berries are bursting with antioxidants and consuming them is one of the simplest ways to meet your quota.

For an easy, year-round boost, Advanced Nutrition Programme supplements can help keep your skin in tip-top condition.

The dual aspect of Vitamin A and antioxidants turbo-charge your routine, leaving your skin vibrant and healthy.

The Advanced Nutrition Programme is priced at £80, equating to roughly £20pcm. Find out more about the programme here.

Next time you are tucking into a bowl of strawberries and cream as part of your Wimbledon viewing, just remember that you are actually feeding your skin with vital nutrients.

Game, set, match.

To find out more about how you can look better and feel better at Dermal Clinic, plus the treatments and products available, call 0131 447 2642 or contact us here.

what our clients say

Honest and Genuine Advice

I was super nervous on my first visit and Jackie completely put me at ease. Her advice was honest and genuine and that was wholeheartedly appreciated. All of the staff at dermal clinic are professional and provide a lovely, welcoming environment. My treatment was quick and painless and the results are amazing. I feel 10 years younger and my confidence is better than it has been in years. Thanks so much to Jackie and the team. I can’t wait for my next appointment!

June 2022

Professional with Principles

I have been attending Dermalclinic for a number of years and the staff are so professional and caring. I have had a number of treatments and absolutely love the facials and the results! Treatments with Jackie are amazing and the time that she takes to understand the look and the result that you are looking for. I love that this is a lady of principles, she is honest about treatments and if the treatment, isn’t right for you, she will always have the honesty to tell you and suggest an alternative. dermal clinic really do care about their clients.

March 2022

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I have been a regular client for a few years and there is no better place in Edinburgh. Amazing, fully professional attitude toward clients' needs. I have had Botox in my forehead area and it looks incredible. Highly recommended in each way!

March 2022

Kind and Professional

I've been going to dermal clinic for a couple years now and can highly recommend. I had enquired about anti-wrinkle treatment and from the start, the staff have been so kind and professional. Jackie went through what I wanted, she provided me with options whilst explaining everything thoroughly. There was no rush or pressure whatsoever and now I've been receiving Botox for a couple years! I cannot thank Jackie enough for giving me my confidence back!

January 2022

Very Professional Approach

Excellent experience at this super friendly clinic. Jackie has a very professional approach taking time to go over the various options with no pressure whatsoever. Receptionist was most helpful also. Many thanks once again.

August 2021

Great Experience

I just wanted to leave a review to say what a great experience I’ve had at dermal clinic. I had the misfortune of visiting a substandard aesthetic nurse and promised myself my next appointment would be with the best aesthetic nurse I could find. It doesn’t take much googling to see Jackie is the best in Scotland. Both times I was welcomed with a smile and as soon as you walk into dermal clinic you know you are in the best hands. I honestly am so delighted with my results and I know this is the place I will be returning to for years to come. Many thanks!

July 2021

Fantastic Experience

Always a fantastic experience. Award winning Jackie is the ultimate professional that can make skin glow! I have been visiting dermal clinic for many years and have never had a negative experience. It’s a much recommended place to family and friends

25th April 2019

Excellent Service

Excellent service from Jackie, perfect balance of friendliness and Jackie made me feel at ease. I am very happy with the results and will definitely top up when it wears off

1st March 2019


Excellent. Thank you – just having this treatment has transformed my face. Excellent all round service. If ‘YOU’ are thinking of any treatment – Jackie can give you expert advice and follow through to give you an excellent result

1st March 2019

Thank You!

Dear All, Just wanted to say thanks to all the staff at dermal clinic without whose help in my weight loss journey I don’t think our little girl would be here. Thanks!

28th January 2019

Great Results

Great experience and great results, my lips look amazing, thank you very much and I will come back, the best doctor, thousands of thanks.

25th August 2018

Highly Recommended

I've been visiting dermal clinic for over 2 years for a variety of treatments with Jacqueline Rankin. I'm very pleased with and impressed by the friendly welcome, treatments and advice given. A very professional clinic as evidenced by the consultations, history taken and awards they've received. Would 100% recommend to others!

14th August 2018

Simply Fantastic

The whole experience was simply fantastic. Jackie and her team made me feel very welcome and premises is beautiful. Jackie talked me whole through the whole process and knew exactly what I wanted to achieve. The results are excellent and have enhanced my look in a subtle way to improve my existing features. Thank you for a great treatment Jackie

25th July 2018

First Visit

I attended dermal clinic for the first time today and was so appreciative of the social interactions I received from Katie on Reception and Jackie, the Clinical Director, from whom I also received the utmost professional service. If you are nervous or in doubt about any treatments, this is the place to go

12th July 2018

Warm & Welcoming

Jackie is always very warm and welcoming. I completely trust her professional advice and have always been thrilled with the results

7th July 2018

Quick & Comfortable

I thought the consultation with Jenny was really informative and put me at ease as she answered all of my questions so well. The actual treatment was so quick and very comfortable - I didn’t feel any pain and left very happy

15th June 2018

Fantastic Service

Fantastic Service the staff are very helpful always great welcome so nice to go for treatments to be greeted with welcoming smiley faces everyone can’t do enough for you 100% recommendation from me

9th June 2018

First Class Treatment

I have been attending dermal clinic for a number of months, receiving first class treatment with state of the art equipment. All the staff are very professional and friendly. I have worked with Jen over recent months and must say she is excellent. Her advice and encouragement has incentivised me and I cannot recommend her highly enough

8th May 2018

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