SKIN DISORDERS

      Keratosis Pilaris It is a skin condition which commonly occurs on the upper arms, thighs and buttocks. The skin cells which flake off as a fine dust from the skin plugs in the hair follicles. The appearance is that of small pimples with a dry sandpaper feeling. Generally they are white but at times turn red. It does not usually hurt or itch. It occurs commonly in the teenagers on the upper arms. It might persist for several...

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SKIN’S AGING PROCESS
Mar29

SKIN’S AGING PROCESS

       The Skin’s Aging Process The key to growing old gracefully is through good living and awareness of your environment. While many of the changes that come with aging skin can’t be avoided, some can definitely be minimized. First, it helps to have a basic understanding what happens to the skin as it goes through the aging process.     Intrinsic Aging   The skin ages in two key ways: intrinsic and extrinsic. Intrinsic aging is...

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COSMETICS FOR EACH SKIN TYPE
Mar29

COSMETICS FOR EACH SKIN TYPE

  Selecting Cosmetics for Each Skin Type How many times have you purchased a powder eye shadow only to have it crease and slide by noontime?   Or you purchase an oil-free foundation and compact yet it leaves your dry skin looking caked and lined?   The right makeup for each skin type is crucial not only to create a fresh, natural look but to also protect skin from allergic reactions or breakouts.   Each skin type has unique...

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CLEANSERS FOR  EACH SKIN TYPES
Mar29

CLEANSERS FOR EACH SKIN TYPES

  How to Cleanse Your Skin Type Determine your Skin Type     The first step is to identify what your skin type is – normal, dry, oily or combination.         Normal skin is characterized by a soft, smooth texture, even tone, no visible pores and no greasy areas or dry patches. It is supple and has a healthy glow. Although there may be occasional pimples due to increased hormonal activity, acne is not a problem for normal skin types.  ...

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MOISTURIZERS FOR EACH SKIN TYPE
Mar29

MOISTURIZERS FOR EACH SKIN TYPE

  Moisturizers are Needed for All Skin Types Contrary to popular belief, even very oily skin types can benefit from using a good moisturizer. Skin needs moisture, not oil, to maintain elasticity and prevent the onset of fine lines and wrinkles. Some tips to help look for a moisturizer for each type include:       Very Dry and Dry Skin   ·           Look for continuous hydrating formulas and avoid anything oil-free (which can look...

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Dr. Murad- Skin Care Professional
Mar29

Dr. Murad- Skin Care Professional

. About Dr. Murad Dr. Howard Murad, a world-renowned Dermatologist, pharmacist, researcher and Associate Clinical Professor at UCLA, holder of 17 patents in the field of skincare and has treated more that 50,000 patients in over 30 years of experience Widely acknowledged as one of the country’s foremost authorities on skincare, Howard Murad, M.D. has devoted his life to the science of internal and external skincare. A board-certified...

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