Summer time is here and fun time starts this weekend.Image courtesy of: dinesh.I Having fun can bring some hazards. Do you know how to keep your loved one safe this summer? Be informed about those hazards that can come from too much sun. Below are some great tips for more enjoyment without experiencing the hazards that Summer weekends can bring.First know what the days temperatures will be and avoid being outside for prolonged periods of time during the hottest part of the day which is usually … [Read more...] about Guilty Or Not: Summer Danger?
Looking to improve your beauty regiment this year? Then start with your skin because if you're going to make any kind of beauty change this year it is the one to make. In fact the skin is our largest organ, prevention and good maintenance make all the difference for today and for many years to come. Avoid damaging it now, treat it with care so that your skin will reward you by looking soft, supple and youthful well into old age. Below are three ways to save face.Image courtesy of: … [Read more...] about Saving Your Face.
Have you been neglectful to your hands? Most people are but did you know that our hands reveal the real age of a person, just look at the back of their hands? Are they dry, cracked, wrinkled or have sun spots? Without proper care and concern the hands age very quickly and show far more then we want them to. With all the anti aging formulas out there most products are for our face but for those that know, caring for our hands is vital to keeping that youthful look.Image courtesy of: Leana~It's … [Read more...] about What Age Do Your Hands Say You Are?
Most people love the look of glowing skin. We associate it with good health and good times but the sun’s radiation is harmful for our skin do to the erosion of the earth's ozone, being in the sun can and will cause damage to our skin and that burn that is associated with the summers first showing, is really skin damage. So how do we get that glow without the risk. The over all best way to keep skin glowing and still have a sun-kissed look is a little bit of tint in a good moisturizing … [Read more...] about Sun Kissed Without The Risk
The best way to keep skin glowing, limit sun exposure. Sun exposure is the biggest cause of premature aging of the skin. To decrease exposure of UV radiation which is a huge cause of premature aging of the skin, pour on the sunscreen. To ensure that you always are protected use enough sunscreen, this is the key says many of the top dermatologist such as Lisa Garner, MD who is based in Garland, TX. How much does she apply? She fills the hollow of her palm (about ½ teaspoon) with a … [Read more...] about Dermatologist Best Skin Care Tip
Recently there has been some very bad, DIY advice online. DIY can be helpful or harmful to skin. From sworn testimony that using hydrogen peroxide for acne outbreaks to homemade sunscreen. Some of these home remedies are harmful for your skin and downright dangerous. Here are some of those DIY treatments that are more harmful then helpful. There are DIY people who are putting diluted hydrogen peroxide on their face to combated an outbreak of acne. The solution that the DIY are using to … [Read more...] about DIY Advice Not Always Backed By Science.
Choose a creamy cleanser for dry skin, or an oil-free, foaming one for oily skin. If you have sensitive skin, use only all natural ingredients. Also Wash with warm or cool water not hot water. Hot water strips away your skin's natural moisture. Plus always pat your face dry. The right kind of serum protects and improves skin. Skin craves good nutrition just like the rest of the body. Creams and serums that include vitamins C or E protect against sun damage. Ones that have vitamins A or B3 … [Read more...] about Skin Tips For A Glowing Healthy Appearance.
Did you know that in a landmark study in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology that woman living in a urban versus rural environments over a 24 year period found that those exposed to increased pollution(urban areas) had more dark spots and wrinkles? Does this come as a surprise to you? With all the soot, dust, smoke, acid along with car emissions, power plants and big industry sending pollution into our environment, it really take a toll on our largest organ, the skin. The Environment … [Read more...] about How To Prevent The Environment Damaging Our Skin.
Leslie Baumann MD writes on her blog Skin Type Solution, that the studies about sunscreen from the agency Environmental Working Group or EWG for short, show that sunscreen containing the Vitamin A should be avoided, that oxybenzone is absorbed through the skin into the blood stream and that no one sunscreen can protect us 100%. Vitamin A is also known as retinoids which include retinol, retinoic acid (Retin -A) and esters like retinyl palmitate. Because most of these retinoids break down with … [Read more...] about The Truth About Sunscreen.