Category Archives: Beauty / Skin Care

Alternative Acne Treatments That Work

Girl pressing on pimple

Most people will struggle with acne, at some point in their life. If they are wise, they will avoid drugs of last resort, such as antibiotics, to treat the condition. Recent studies indicate that the use of antibiotics to treat this epidermal disease may be leading to a drug-resistant “superbug” disaster. Researchers have already determined that prescribing antibiotics, like Tetracycline, to treat acne increases a patient’s risk of contracting MRSA. On the other hand, alternative acne treatments, which take a more holistic approach – naturally treating the acne sufferer inside and out, may be the key to safely ridding oneself of acne for good. …This article has been updated and transferred the new Holistic Health & Living Blog.

 

 

Grape Seed Oil for Better Skin

Grape-seed-oilGrape seed oil is great for skin, whether it’s used inside or out. On the inside, its nutrient content lowers blood pressure, prevents cellular oxidation, helps diabetes and fights inflammation in the body. On the outside, grape seed oil fades age spots, acne scars, helps relieve dermatitis, sunburn and improves the appearance of wrinkles and stretch marks. … This article has been moved to the Holistic Health & Living blog, here: http://www.holistichealthliving.com/2015/12/grape-seed-oil-for-better-skin/

Is Cellulite My Fault?

formation_of_celluliteBy Ben Aspland

A question as old as cellulite itself. Many women, and some men, feel that their cellulite is a direct result of some action or in-action on their part but is this really the case? I will attempt to explain what cellulite is, how it occurs and in the process hopefully alleviate some of the guilt a few of you may be feeling.

So what is cellulite?

It is a change in the skin that occurs in most females and appears as dimpling or a ‘cottage cheese’ look in areas generally from the stomach down. The look of the skin is altered due to structural changes occurring under the surface, namely fat deposits collecting there. These fat deposits are contained within chambers and separated by collagen fibers underneath the skin. These chambers increase in size for a number of reasons including:

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Best Ways to Get Rid of Blackheads

blackhead-pic-drawingBy Mixzy Witz

Blackheads are often very much disturbing to you specially when it appears in your face, foreheads or chin. These is appear when the skin oil glands discharge excess skin oil combine with dust particles, old skin debris, bacteria or other impurities.

You’ll find many individuals who seriously look ways just to learn how to get rid of blackheads. Actually, it can be treated in a variety of ways, it just a matter of performing a regular routine. It is common to us as human instinct to look good, charming and appealing to our fellow mankind. Blackheads might be a great hurdle to ourselves showing to everyone which has a very confident and attractive personality.

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Natural Acne Scars Remedies – Common Sense Prevails

acne-scarBy Robert Taylor

Acne is one of those things that everybody seems to get at one point or another, and yet nobody really likes it. While some cases are mild, other cases are quite severe and can lead to visible scarring. So, not only do these people have to suffer through a bad outbreak of acne, they then have to live with the scars for the rest of their lives. Or do they? The answer to that is no they don’t, or at least they can try any number of acne scars remedies that will minimize the scars that are there. Not all of these treatments will work the same on everybody, but they are worth trying if it means you can feel better about yourself.

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The Benefits of Ayurvedic Medicine: Amla

Fresh Amla berries

Amla, also known as Amalaki and Indian gooseberry, is one of the most famous Ayurvedic herbs all time. It can be used inside and out. On the outside, it has been used to treat thinning hair and improve the look and feel of skin; on the inside, Amla has been used to treat diabetes, improve digestion and vision, boost immunity and relieve menstrual cramps. …

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Winter Care With Ayurveda

winter-skincareBy Chris Clark

Winter is a season in which our skin undergoes so many changes dues some undesirable climatic conditions. Contrary to this belief, Ayurveda suggests this as the best time to enhance the skin as well as immune system.

Here below swami Ramdev have suggested what kind of diet is to being taken to cope up such weather condition.

People with kapha dosha constituents

People with Kapha dosha type have soft as well as radiant skin type. These people have restricted blood circulation in the body. These types of skins tend to get rough and dry during this winter season.

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