CategorySkin Care

One Powerful Tip to Get Better Skin – Stop Touching Your Face!

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If you’re spending lots of money and time on your skin regime, then you should make sure that you aren’t doing anything on a regular basis to jeopardize its effectiveness. Makes sense, right? Otherwise, all that effort (and cash) you’re putting in will be going to waste and you’ll be taking one step forward and two steps back. One killer example of this is repeated...

8 Things That Age Your Skin

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Everyone wants to look youthful and to hang on to their looks (everyone over 18 that is) and there are few sights more distressing than a new wrinkle or line to show the passage of time. If like many people you’ve started to avoid the mirror for fear of what new blemish you’re going to find, then you’ll no doubt be on the lookout for ways to help rejuvenate it and give it back...

Mercury in Skin Creams

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When we use skin creams and other health products we do trustingly, and while assuming that the ingredients will be safe and effective and that they will do what they claim. Fortunately there are regulations and laws in place to help make sure that for the most part we can buy in confidence and use the products without fear of side effects. However in some cases we might be tempted to buy...

Astaxanthin Skin Benefits

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If you read some sources, then you may have seen claims that astaxanthin is the most powerful natural antioxidant currently recognized. That’s a pretty bold claim, and when you look at some of the other potential benefits of astaxanthin then it’s no surprise that it’s such a hot supplement on the market at the moment. Astaxanthin comes from pink colored animals and that means...

Tea Tree Oil for Skin Problems

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Tea tree oil, also known as melaleuca oil, is a type of essential oil that has a fresh camphoraceous odor. It’s also one of those substances that a number of health bloggers love right now and recommend for… all kinds of stuff. Which isn’t to say you’re meant to eat it. You definitely are not – tea tree oil is actually toxic when used orally. However, it is found in low concentrations in all...

Treatment for Sun Damaged Skin

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Sun damaged skin refers to skin that has been damaged over time by repeated exposure to the sun. Over time the sun can damage the cells of the skin and the melanin production which causes a range of issues – from uneven skin tone, to ‘sun spots’ in the form of brown marks and patches and blemishes, to a generally more wrinkled and even ‘leathery’ appearance. Of course prevention is better than...

How to Get Rid of Scars on Knees

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It is rare to find someone who never had a superficial knee wound. When we fall, we instinctively protect our head and torso with hands and knees. Because knee wounds are considered to be a minor injury and usually less painful, we often can still walk or even run. Unfortunately, the constant movement will slow the healing process down and make scar tissue more likely to form. Scar on knees can...

Pile Cream for Wrinkles?

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If you want to look younger then one of the most important things for you to tackle is wrinkles. Wrinkles are a tell-tale sign of ageing, and because they are most prominent on the face and hands they are very difficult to hide. As such, we are always looking for new ways to quickly eradicate the signs of wrinkles and to make our skin look tighter and smoother – and to this end it seems people...

Is SPF 100 Sunscreen Twice as Good as SPF 50?

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Given concerns over the link between overexposure to the sun and skin cancer, it is normal for people to seek the best possible protection from the sun’s rays. One of the ways to judge the effectiveness of a sunscreen or suntan lotion is by the sun protection factor (SPF) rating listed on its label. In theory, the higher the SPF rating that a sunscreen has, the more harmful ultraviolet (UV)...

How to Take Care of a Tattoo

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Getting a tattoo is a big life decision, mainly because the ink will stay with you for the rest of your life (or until you decide to get it lasered off). For most people, having tattoos is the best way to express the person’s strong feelings, aspirations, and perspectives in life. However, the process of tattooing is not a joke, and neither is the healing and long-term care part. This article is...

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