Here you'll find a bunch of articles about skincare topics such as eczema, dry skin, acne, wrinkles, premature aging, etc.

Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Hate Cellulite?

Think that cellulite is just a fact of life - think again. Many think that cellulite comes with age, added weight and is just a part of life. It's true that cellulite affects 90% of women, regardless of age or weight, but there are new cellulite treatments that dramatically reduce the cottage cheese effect.

Unfortunately, the cause of cellulite is a much deeper issue than weight gain. Within the skin's layers, the cells are made up of delicate net-like tissues and if weak, as in the case of cellulite, are not able to hold fat deposits within the dermis layer of the skin and they "float" to the surface as cellulite. So, in order to get rid of cellulite, it is not enough to just burn fat with exercise and proper nutrition, but you have to repair the damaged skin structures.

One way to strengthen the cells is by applying a natural cellulite cream that not only hydrates but has nutrients to fortify cells, enzymes that dissolve damaged skin tissues and skin regeneration activators to remove cellulite. By revitalizing and regenerating the damaged skin structures, stubborn fat cells will be forced below the surface and to be invisible once again. Cellulite doesn't have to be a part of our life anymore.

Monday, April 27, 2009

What's the difference between dry skin, eczema, and dermatitis?

Dry skin, eczema and dermatitis are all common skin conditions, and most people use these three terms interchangeably, however, they're not the same. Depending on which one you have, will determine how you should treat it.

Dry skin can usually be fixed easily with lotions or creams. Healthy skin has a thin layer of lipids that protect it from everyday tasks. They lock in moisture, leaving your skin soft and beautiful. Normally, something in the environment or something you're doing to your skin is removing the fatty oils, leaving your skin dry and unprotected. Extreme dryness can lead to either eczema or dermatitis.

Eczema is describes a group of skin conditions that cause irritation or inflammation, usually the result of allergies, asthma or hay fever. Eczema symptoms include intense itchiness, dryness and redness. Although the exact cause is unknown, there are certain factors that contribute to eczema such as food allergies and a deficiency of specific vitamins, minerals, amino acids and essentials fatty acids.

Dermatitis is a general term that describes an inflammation of the skin, accompanied by redness and itchiness. Because both conditions are very similar, dermatitis and eczema are often confused. Dermatitis occurs when the skin comes in contact with an allergen such as chemicals found in soaps, perfumes and makeup creating a skin reaction. Eczema is usually the result of allergies. Other common irritants include cleaning products, rubber, metals, weeds (like poison ivy), and neomycin (a common ingredient in topical antibiotic creams).


For ordinary dry skin, apply natural skin care balms daily. To sooth eczema and dermatitis, you'll need a skin care product with extreme moisturizing power that doesn't contain perfumes or other possible allergens.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Natural Wrinkles Treatments

Wrinkle removal for face and eyes is best achieved using all-natural, plant based ingredients. As facial skin is particularly sensitive, it generally does not respond well to harsh chemicals and other synthetics, making natural products an obvious solution.

Facial skin is extremely thin, making it particularly susceptible to dryness and irritation. The tiny blood vessels in the face prevent easy circulation, causing any damage to be more visible here than anywhere else. Wrinkle removal for face and eyes must take this sensitivity into consideration in order to be effective.

As both moisture and collagen are depleted over time, skin can become dry and cracked, leading to fine lines and wrinkles. Environmental irritants add to the damage by exposing the skin to harmful free radicals. Deep wrinkle cream can penetrate the thin outer layers of facial skin and treat these underlying symptoms to produce thorough and long lasting results.

Though some popular skin care products claim to be "all natural" many actually include synthetic ingredients. Since things like artificial fragrances, preservatives and alcohol can have a damaging effect on the skin, it pays to carefully inspect the list of ingredients and make sure of what you're getting. Deep wrinkle cream which contains natural ingredients is the only treatment you can really rely on.

Wrinkles are a fact of life and unfortunately they tend to be most prominent on our faces, but that doesn't mean we have to live with them. With safe, gentle and effective all-natural skin care products we can stop time in its tracks. So, do your homework and find the right product for your skin. You'll be looking and feeling younger before you know it!

Thursday, April 16, 2009

Water Your Skin

We´ve all know how important water is for our health. In fact, every system in our body dependss on water to function. We need to be conscience of how much water we are drinking or should I say, how much we are not drinking each day. Each day we need to 6-8 glasses of water.

If we focus on the very skin cells, water is the most important factor in their formation and repair. Water naturally purifies the body by flushing out toxins and waste. We are in contact with numerous contaminants each day, and water is necessary to flush them out and repair our body´s system. Without the cleansing effects of water, the chemical substances accumulate and damage the cells. When the cells are functioning properly, the obvious result will be skin that´s clear, smooth and beautiful.

Having skin that´s healthy, radiant and naturally glows, is all possible by drinking the answer that nature has given us - WATER.

Want to know more?
Take a look at this Watering Your Skin on a Daily Basis

Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Big City Living and Skin - who would of known

Ever wonder why your skin worsens when living in the city?

The elements are many, varied and upright weird.

However, there always good to have in mind - being aware of the things around you that cause you harm is always a must!

Those city elements are usually: crud, industrial pollutants, smoke and auto-emissions - self-created elements...

But you know what's even more important? To know the solutions to fight those symptoms!

Here's a few:

* Proper fluid intake is vital for hydrating skin, flushing out toxins from the body (6 to 8 glasses of water per day) required for anti-aging prevention

* Natural skin care remedies that contain enzymes and snail secretion

Want to know more? Take a look at this big city and skin article

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

A few things Pregnancy

Pregnancy, arguably the toughest moments in a woman's life - I should know, had twins.

Cramps, hormonal attitude transformations, constantly hungry and morning puke sessions are the most resounding elements of pregnancy.

But, to make matters worse, skin disorders like acne, stretch marks, cellulite and many more slowly but loudly make their way onto the scene.

This is why I believe it's important to know what to do when these terrible skin disorders come your way and what to do to them!

Start reading ... Pregnancy Skin Care Conditions and Tips

Thursday, February 12, 2009

Fruits and Passion for Skin Care

Delicious flavors, outstandingly rich substances, and what’s even more impressive is these amazing elements come in the smallest packages.

Oh yeah, your and skin care drastically improves when consuming these foods, but only on a daily basis.

However, I’m pretty sure you already knew that! Actually, I’m certain and willing to bet anything but my salary that every human being knows the effects fruit can have on your health, skin appearance.

Nonetheless, I can also guarantee you don't know the specific effects of these fruits and what they actually do for your skin health.

Well, if you’re interested then click on this link and find out the HEALTH BENEFITS OF FRUITS