Alternative treatments for arthritic conditions
September 30, 2013 – 4:31 am | No Comment
Alternative therapies for arthritic conditions are inclusive of treatments like acupuncture or magnets, chondrotin or glucosamine. People having arthritis usually suffer with conditions like stress, stiffness, pain, and depression. So it is imperative that there are alternative treatments for arthritis, which will help patients cope with this in a better way and in a healthier manner. If you do not  [...]

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Beauty and Skin Care For the Rainy Season
May 30, 2013 – 12:00 am | No Comment
Beauty and Skin Care For the Rainy Season
Our skin constantly undergoes lot of stress during all the seasons. The rainy season is a time when we really need to protect the skin from humidity and skin infections. Skin problems are high during the rainy season and it is important that we protect the skin well. Make it a point to have a daily shower. Use a soap that is antifungal and instead of soap on the face use a face wash instead. There are home remedies that are good as face washes. For example, take a mixture of milk, rose water, gram flour and apply this paste on the face. Leave it on for quarter of an hour and wash it off. When you go to bed in the night, follow a cleaning and toning process, which nourishes your skin. Top it up with a moisturizing routine. This keeps the skin supple and young. Make it a point to apply sunscreen before you step out as the sun rays still have the same effect in the rainy season. The skin should be kept dry always. When there is lot of wetness in the rains, the skin contracts infection. If  [...]

Beauty and Skin Care for summer
May 15, 2013 – 4:14 am | No Comment
Beauty and Skin Care for summer
Skin is an area, which can never be perfect. It needs lot of pampering, care, and attention. Skin withstands the worst of all the tension and stress we go through. All this is manifested in the form of blackheads, whiteheads, and pimples. It is important that you have a proper skin regime everyday so that it is maintained well. Clean it with benzoyl peroxide, or BPO. Wash your skin with this at least once a day, whether it is morning or night. Work your way up the face and after cleaning, rinse it well, and give it a good pat. This maintains the skin and is given enough time to rest. After the cleaning process, clean your skin with a toner, which has salicylic acid. Also called beta hydroxy acid or BHA, this is a good way to remove dead and dry skin cells. These skin cells inflame the cells and cause pimples to erupt. Moisturizers are another way to maintain the skin. There is a substance called glycerin, which is considered a good humectant, which takes water from the air and  [...]