Category Archives: Skin Care

Can Red Wine Help You Age Gracefully?

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Many people simply enjoy red wine as a beverage. But there are other benefits to red wine than being a great beverage. Drinking red wine on a regular basis is said to have anti-aging benefits. It is possible to age more gracefully as a result of implementing red wine into your diet. Resveratrol The primary […]

What Your Skin is Trying to Tell You

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Image Source: Creative commons Flickr/ ^@^ina (Irina Patrascu) The body sends out signals about health problems in many different ways, whether they are minor, moderate or severe. Sometimes there are skin care products that can help and other times, there is a deeper root cause for skin conditions. Here are some of the most common […]

The Perfect New Years Skin Care Regime to Get you Looking Younger for the Summer

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Image Source: Creative Commons Flickr/justj0000lie Summer is only a six months away and the damage of dry winter skin can cause serious problems during your summer plans. So can holiday-induced blemishes. To avoid covering up your body during the hottest months of the year, create that dewy glow now for your skin with these easy […]

6 Ways To Keep Your Skin Moist this Winter

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When winter rolls around, people make sure they buy a lot of lotion to keep their skin moisturized. Some people may apply lotion to their skin and still have trouble with being dry and itchy. In this case, here are a few ways people can beat the trend. 1) Humidity The humidity level in the […]

What are Alpha Hydroxy Acids?

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Alternatively known as AHA, alpha hydroxy acids are commonly used in cosmetic products to assist with the rejuvenation of damaged skin cells. The reason for using them is because of the fact that they are able to assist with the shedding of the outermost layers of skin which in turn allows new skin to grow […]

Do you Sweat? Clean that Skin or Get Clogged Pores

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Although there are a great deal of benefits associated with regular exercise, one disadvantage is the fact that excessive sweat and perspiration can lead to the pores on the skin becoming clogged and infected, which can lead to unpleasant and often uncomfortable skin breakouts. This is because many people simply do not have the facilities […]

6 Things You Should Never Do to Your Face

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Image Source: Flickr/tommerton2010 There are plenty of remedies and products on the market geared toward anti-aging and maintaining healthy skin. But what about the things done routinely that contribute to aging and are simply bad for the skin? Here are some important tips on what to avoid while practicing healthier facial care. Too Much Sun […]

5 Foods to Eat if you Want Healthier Skin

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One of the constants in life is that everybody gets older, but none of us want to look older. Fortunately, there are many good ways to help fight the aging process. Here are the five best foods you can eat to help keep your skin looking young and healthy. Salmon This pink and delicious fish […]

How Boston Residents Can Fight Wrinkles for the Up Coming Fall/Winter Season

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Wrinkles are usually the enemy of almost all adults. While they can be caused by sun exposure, they can also be caused by not taking care of the skin and allowing it to dry out and become exposed to cold temperatures during the winter months. Because wrinkle treatments such as Botox are usually required in […]

Excessive Sun Exposure while Driving can be Detrimental to your Health

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Can the sun’s ultra violet rays penetrate through glass and damage your skin? Yes, it most certainly can according to the New England Journal of Medicine. This information is based on a study done by Jennifer R.S. Gordon, M.D. of Northwestern University who determined that the damage done to the above patients’ left side of […]