Allergic Reactions To Skin Care Products And Makeup

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It is estimated that nearly 25% of individuals experience an allergic reaction or skin reaction each year due to a beauty product.  It is important that when you first notice a sensitivity or an allergic reaction, that you discontinue the use of the product immediately.  Reactions run the spectrum from mild to severe.  Symptoms can include a burning of the skin or eyes, contact dermatitis, … [Read more...]

Skin Care Q&A: Keratosis Pilaris & Rosacea

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Keratosis Pilaris is a relatively common skin affliction that typically runs in families.  The condition is often worse in winter and dryer months and better in summer more humid months.  It is a harmless condition where the keratin forms pumps in hair follicles.  It commonly occurs on the upper arms and thighs; however, it can be present anywhere on the body including the face, back, lower … [Read more...]

Skin Care Q&A: Calluses & Dry Skin

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Winter and dry conditions can make hands and feet rough and callused.  Fortunately, there are a variety of treatments that can help make your hands and feet soft and callus-free again.  Calluses often form because of improperly fitted shoes and poor weight distribution.  In some cases, orthotics and properly fit shoes can help diminish calluses on feet. What Is The Best Way To Cleanse … [Read more...]

How to Beat Warts for Good

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Warts are annoying and unsightly condition, that people struggle with at some point over the course of their lives.  There are many types of warts and they can appear nearly anywhere on the body, at any time. What Causes Warts? Warts are typically caused when the HPV family of viruses comes into contact with outer layers of skin that have a small scratch or wound.  Once the virus gains entry … [Read more...]