Don't take hot showers or baths
Don't put oil in the bath while its filling
Don't towel your skin vigourously
Don't take long baths or showers
Don't wash with granular soap or scrub
What causes dry skin?
Dry skin is a problem for so many people, experienced especially during cold weather. It can also be caused by excessive heat and change of hormones or just plain and simple,...
When psoriasis affects the genital skin it can be distressing, and both you and your sexual partner may need reassurance and encouragement. If you and your partner are concerned or put off by...
What is psoriasis
Psoriasis is a common skin condition affecting 2-3% of the population of the United Kingdom and Ireland. Typically, it appears as raised red patches of skin covered with silvery scales, although different...
Symptoms: Pronounced lines or redness between the eyes, droopy eyelids, enlarged pores, dehydrated skin with feathery lines across cheeks, reddish cheeks and nose, deep nasolabial folds.
Although called wine face, these signs can...
Here is a list of typical household items that can cause your eczema to flare up:
Washing powder in your clothing fabric
The chemicals such as the surfactants that make the washing powders soapy can...
For black women, a smooth, even complexion is attainable with proper care.
Beautiful skin often begins inside and radiates outward. A healthy diet is vital. This means eating healthy food as often as possible including...
The difference between D-Alpha tocopherol and DL-Alpha tocopherol.
There is little difference between the natural and synthetic forms of most vitamins. But with vitamin E, natural is much better.
On a supplement label, natural vitamin E...
Somewhere between the ages of 40 and 58 most women enter menopause. This is when the ovaries stop releasing eggs, periods come to an end, and the production of estrogen begins to decline.
Eczema is thought to be caused by reactions to dietary changes or certain foods that may trigger allergic reactions. It can also be caused by a reaction with certain chemicals in topical creams or...