Do you indulge in a guilty pleasure that harms your skin? When does working out added with guilty pleasure equally doing you more harm than good? Working out is good, right?Image courtesy of: tigercop2k3Yes...but most woman work out with a face full of makeup and well ...that's bad and even harmful. The gym is a place to get your heart rate up, build muscles and sweat. But all of a sudden gyms are meeting places and social gathering places where...gulp, other people are and we don't want to look … [Read more...] about Are you Getting Your Sweat On In Ignorant Bliss?
Happy New Year to all of our readers. I know you want to start the new year with healthy habits, well let's start with the face. As the largest organ of the body we can’t help but feel like we’ve only began to scratch the surface when it comes to tips and tricks about the health of our skin. Clinical Dermatologist, Dr Stefanie Williams has some do's and don'ts for us to follow. First, many therapists advertising themselves as dermatologists but do not have really degrees. Dermatologists are … [Read more...] about Put Your Best Face Forward For The New Year
Do you have some sort of beauty routine that you followed every day? Have you ever wondered if your makeup habits were ruining your skin? What if what you were putting on your face is doing more harm than good? When it comes to taking care of your face, it's important to think about everything that comes in contact with your skin. The skin is our largest organ and one of the areas where prevention makes all the difference. Avoid damaging it now, treat it with care and your skin will reward … [Read more...] about Sneaky Ways That Your Beauty Habits Can Harm Your Skin And What To Do About It
Honey with its antibacterial and humectants properties, helps with wound healing and skin hydration. This has been studies and proven throughout the ages. Did you know: Did you know that honey has natural antiseptic properties and is superb for healing burns and small cuts. Honey is also a natural humetant, therefore it helps keep your skin moisturized. Because of these amazing qualities, honey is thought to treat acne as well as burns and cuts. Because of these natural properties many … [Read more...] about Honey For Acne?
What causes acne? There are four main factors that contribute to acne on your face. Oil production, dead skin cell accumulation, clogged pores and bacteria. The area where acne appears most is on your face, neck, chest, back and shoulders because they have the most oil glands which are called sebaceous glands. In these areas when the hair follicles become plugged by oil and dead skin cell they create acne because the oil glands are attached to the hair follicles. Normally this gland produces a … [Read more...] about Acne Has Four Factors