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  [...]


All about exfoliation
December 4, 2012 – 3:01 am | No Comment
All about exfoliation
Cell turnover takes a beating as we get older. The dead skin cells give us a very dull look and our complexion really looks worn out. Exfoliating the face would surely help to bring back the lost luster in the face and a weekly exfoliating habit would also help in getting rid of the top layers of the skin. This gives the moisturizers to get into the skin. Also the serums are allowed to get into the skin with ease and thus help you when you apply your foundation during make up. The foundation cream would then not be dry and flaky as it is sometimes. So how best would you exfoliate? Forget all those fluffy thins that you use to get a good scrub on your face. Instead use the body wash and don't ever use the loofah as it is infested with a lot of bacteria. It is also very abrasive and would harm your skin. Use basic washcloth and wipe your face with that always. There are also other items like exfoliating gloves and a dry brush which help to exfoliate. When you have a bath use a long  [...]


Beauty and Skin Care Tips
October 26, 2012 – 3:20 am | No Comment
Beauty and Skin Care Tips
Beauty and skin care is all about maintaining your skin well and looking good. Beauty tips always make a big difference in what you do and how you look. These days beautiful hair is one of the best ways to make you look good. So right from the time where you would have a lot of options to choose from to the time you actually apply them is all a part of beauty care. Purple, pink and blue hair is in vogue these days. All from celebs to models are ensuring that they have the best kind of hair for every occasions. This time the brighter hues are for summer and the Fall is all about going dark. Good glossy hair can be had in just ten minutes with the various healthy hair gloss that you have around. The brands are all ammonia free with a semi permanent colour and they rightfully blend away all the gray sand also help into shampooing out the visible roots. Nail art is another manner in which you can have the best beauty care. Make sure that your nails stand out in a crowd and enhance your personality.  [...]


All about Organic Skin Care
October 17, 2012 – 2:06 am | No Comment
All about Organic Skin Care
Enjoy taking care of your skin with the best kind of skin boosts and the ideal kind of self confidence. This is the reason why there are many people who ensure that they take care of the skin very well. Glowing skin gives the most fascinating experiences for any person who is self conscious and for any individual who wants to look the best. Men are very cautious about their skin and are as focused about it as women are. There are many guidelines to take care of the skin. But the best way you could take care of the skin is by organic methods. First of all, ensure that you have the right diet for taking care of your skin. Healthy diet plays a major role in ensuring that the skin is well toned and that the complexion is intact. Fruits and water are one way you could keep your skin refreshed and active. This is the best way one could ensure a clear and healthy skin. It is normally suggested by all dermatologists that avoidance of cosmetics could keep your skin supple and fresh. Cosmetic have  [...]


Skin Care and Vegetables
April 27, 2012 – 3:21 am | No Comment
Skin Care and Vegetables
We all ares aware that skin care is a major part of taking care of your health. What we eat and what we are  largely influences the texture of our skin. Vegetables are foods when consumed helped us to maintain a good health. They are totally packed with minerals, nutrients and proteins. Vegetables are good for nurturing and beautifying our skin. There are many people who use a lot of cosmetic products so that they can have a glowing skin. But vegetables are surprisingly the best friends we could ever have and gives us a kind of skin that gives the best results without any kind of side effect. It is important to know about the freshness that vegetables give and it is imperative that we also are aware of the effect they have on the skin. Tomato Tomato has the best kind of beautifying properties. Till today no one has even known that tomato is the best cosmetic in the kitchen. It has alpha hydroxyl acids that are responsible for balancing the PH in the skin. With a great storage of lycopene  [...]


Benefits of contact lenses in comparison to glasses, have you considered it?
April 18, 2012 – 5:14 am | No Comment
Benefits of contact lenses in comparison to glasses, have you considered it?
With summer holiday season on its way, those people who need assistance with their sight will be wondering about what is best to take away with them. Generally speaking, both glasses and contact lenses have their purposes on holiday, however, when it comes to the beauty benefits, contact lenses would appear to have the upper hand in comparison to glasses. When on a summer holiday, eyes need to be protected from sun exposure. This can prove to be somewhat problematic when a person needs assistance with their sight. The options, if you wear glasses, are prescription sunglasses, transition lenses, clip-on sunglasses and in extreme cases sunglasses over glasses (it’s true, this happens!). Prescription sunglasses can be both practical and stylish, the negative to these is the need to keep a second pair of regular glasses and having to swap them over, this can be something of an inconvenience. The answers to this problem are both the transition lenses and the clip-on sunglasses. Transition  [...]


What Are the Side Effects of Skin Bleaching?
December 21, 2011 – 9:59 pm | No Comment
What Are the Side Effects of Skin Bleaching?
Many of us opt for skin bleaching for treating skin discoloration. Bleaching helps in removing skin problems like age spots, freckles, uneven skin tones and scarring. Some of the common factors causing skin discoloration include genetics, hormonal changes, aging and sun damage. However, like most cosmetic treatments involving use of chemicals skin bleaching can also cause certain side effects. This article will inform you about the most common side effects of skin bleaching. The only chemical that is approved by the FDA for being used for skin bleaching is hydroquinone. The skin bleaching solutions and creams available in the market can contain hydroquinone in different percentages; however the ones that contain over 2% of the chemical can result in harmful side effects. The most frequently occurring side effect of the skin bleaching procedure is burning sensations and irritation of the skin. One might also experience severe itchiness and a stinging sensation after undergoing skin bleaching.  [...]