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If you see a raised bump on your face or body, you’re probably going to want to treat it and remove it ASAP. But hold on a sec, because what you think is regular zit might actually be something different, requiring a different type of treatment. So how do you tell if it’s a pimple or an ingrown hair? Even though they may look pretty similar, there are some defining characteristics that can help you tell the difference, and therefore,...
Darker skin does have a higher natural SPF than fair skin, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t prone to wrinkles, hyperpigmentation and skin cancer. It is true that those of us with dark skin don’t burn as easily as our pale-skinned counterparts, due to increased amounts of protective melanin in our skin. But it is also true that we can be a little breezy with our approach to sun protection. The big shocker is that our skin isn’t nearly as sun-resistant...
We have been debating over these two terms for quite sometime. Opinion has always been divided on which is a better hair-removal option for women. Waxing is somewhat painful while shaving on the other hand is slightly risky but not at all painful. Most women are confused which one to opt for. While waxing is considered to be better, you must keep in mind your skin type, hair texture and hair growth before making a decision. If you have sensitive...
If you skin is feeling and looking a bit dull, try swapping your usual moisturizers for natural oils. Because of its greasy nature, oil is has been labeled as the black sheep of the beauty world.  Natural oils are the best for your skin because they mimic your skin’s sebum and help lubricate, protect and hold in moisture. Beyond their hydrating abilities, natural oils target specific skincare problems. Read more and discover which natural oil is your match. Coconut Oil...
Bananas are a perfect ingredient for an incredible beauty fix. Not only are bananas a delicious and healthy snack, they are also rich in potassium that helps gets rid of dry skin by moisturizing and hydrating cells.  Bananas also consist of powerful nutrients which are great for fighting wrinkles, banishing acne, controlling oil, and lightening skin. Also, bananas are packed with vitamin A, B6, C and E, as well as zinc and iron.  Here is a simple recipe you can whip...
It’s time to conquer the sweat and perfect your skin. Here are 10 simple skincare tips to help your skin endure the summer heat. Take a cold shower Hot showers after sun exposure further dry skin-turn down the temperature and you’ll pick up a few added benefits. A cool shower after excess sweating helps keep the skin unoccluded, and decreasing acne breakouts. Drink some wine White wine is refreshing in the summer, but red wine is healing. Resveratol, a naturally...
There are 5 basic skin care types: oily, combination (normal), sensitive, dry and sun-damaged. Your skin type is determined by how much – or how little – oil your skin produces. Your genes, diet, stress level, hormonal fluctuations, medication and even your skincare regimen all determine how much oil your skin produces and you may find your skin type changes frequently going from dry to oily to normal, all in the course of a matter of months.   Here are...
Many people end up with thin eyebrows because of over tweezing, threading and waxing.  Often times, eyebrows become thin due to the result of the aging process, improper skin care, medical conditions or nutritional deficiencies. Also, if someone is going through medical treatments such as chemotherapy and radiation they can suffer from hair loss, including on the brow line. If your eyebrows are too thin, there are several ways to solve this problem. Here are 5 simple ways to grow...
DIY skin care, including herbal facials, is a gentle and wonderful way to cleanse, exfoliate, and enhance blood circulation to your facial skin. It also helps protect you from thousands of harmful chemicals lurking in personal care products—even many “natural” ones. Using safe and effective herbs and other skin care ingredients is important because your skin is your body’s largest organ—3,000-square inches that acts like a living sponge. Whether the makeup, shampoo, and lotions ingredients you use are safe or...
Your skin is the body’s largest organ, and it is constantly in contact with pollutants, dirt, and chemicals from the environment. These harmful elements can clog your pores, dry out your skin and give you other skin conditions.  Also, the toxins from your diet can cause your complexion to suffer. Your skin is one of the prime organs involved in eliminating harmful waste and toxins from your body, mainly through perspiration (sweating).  If your body is overwhelmed with toxins, your...