Reduce Stretch Marks Using Laser Technology
Apr09

Reduce Stretch Marks Using Laser Technology

I actually mourned my belly after my first baby was born. It was easily one of the best features of my twenty-something body. After the birth of my first son, it resembled that of a stretch mark massacre. Long gone are the days of the itty bitty bikini. If you have had a similar experience and continue, like me, to hide beneath your swimsuit cover-up, I can provide you with some hope! There are many treatments available today to help...

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Beauty Advice for Rosacea Sufferers
Jun29

Beauty Advice for Rosacea Sufferers

Of all the skin conditions out there that women suffer from, Rosacea can in some ways be the cruelest. Most well known for the redness caused by the pooling of blood under the skin, Rosacea sufferers are also oftentimes marred by acne-like pustules. It is this acne-like appearance that often leads Rosacea sufferers to use acne-like tricks of the trade in their beauty skin care routines. Causes of Rosacea However, unlike acne,...

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How I Effectively Managed Eczema and Dry Skin Without Harsh Products
Jun28

How I Effectively Managed Eczema and Dry Skin Without Harsh Products

Recently my daughter was diagnosed with facial eczema.  I hated to see her beautiful skin flaking and peeling so, of course, I made an appointment to see the dermatologist.  Anyone who’s made a dermatologist’s appointment before can attest that you can rarely get in to see one in less than 4 weeks if you’re lucky.  Well, never being the sort of person to sit and wait for someone else to provide skin...

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Scar Basics
Jun28

Scar Basics

Your skin is in a constant state of rejuvenation, shedding cells and creating new ones. If you damage your skin, your body will naturally attempt to repair itself, sometimes resulting in a scar. Scars form after a wound or incision has completely healed. The body forms new collagen fibers and skin cells to heal the damage. Occasionally, scars may cause slight pain, itch or restrict movement.  How Scars Form If your skin is...

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Dark Spots: Skin Care Tips for Hyperpigmentation
Jun27

Dark Spots: Skin Care Tips for Hyperpigmentation

Do you have dark patches of skin on your face? You may be suffering from a condition called Hyperpigmentation. Hyperpigmentation happens when your body over produces melanin in your skin. Melanin is the naturally occurring chemical that is causes your skin to brown – usually as a result of tanning.  Unfortunately, Hyperpigmentation may be one of the many menopause symptoms you experience. Signs of Hyperpigmentation We usually have an...

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Psoriasis: An Overview
Jun24

Psoriasis: An Overview

What is psoriasis? It is more than simply dry skin. Usually, as skin is worn away, it is replaced by new cells produced beneath the surface. In the case of psoriasis, cell production is sped up in certain areas and skin cells pile up faster than they can be shed. Stress, damage to the skin, or a period of generally poor health can trigger this outbreak of unsightly thickening of the skin. Psoriasis Symptoms Psoriasis is usually seen...

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