Sunlight really doesn’t help acne scarring. In fact, it worsens it and makes the scar appear darker. Being exposed to light is pretty inevitable, but that doesn’t mean you should just accept it as inevitable. Try to wear a hat outdoors and do what you can to avoid sunlight.
Category: skin care
The Potential Health Benefits of Cannabis Oil
Cannabis oil is quickly gaining momentum in the health industry as it has become an appealing option for people who are looking for relief from pain and from other health issues. The following health benefits have been reported when using cannabis oil and are also backed by scientific research:
Here’s How Often You Actually Need to Shower, According to Dermatologists
Sexuality, food intolerances, and SPF all exist on a spectrum. Bathing habits do not. In fact, it’s quite the opposite. How often you shower typically falls into one of two (extreme) camps: every day without fail or as little as possible (isn't that why wipes and dry shampoo were invented?).
The Correct Way to Pop a Pimple
We've all been there. You've got a big date tomorrow but BAM, a giant zit just popped up on your forehead and it's pretty much all you see when you look in the mirror. So, you get your trusty fingers ready and you go in for the kill, ready to destroy the pimple in time for your date. But wait, because you actually may be causing more harm then good.
What Causes a Sore Penis After Sex?
A sore penis after sexual activity or intercourse isn’t always a cause for concern. But if you’re experiencing other unusual symptoms, it may be time to make an appointment with your healthcare provider. Although mild soreness can often be treated at home, infections and other underlying conditions require medical attention.
The active ingredient in deodorants that cause breast cancer
Reading labels and knowing what’s in your beauty products it’s so important–especially for the ones you put directly on your skin daily.
Butt Bumps and Acne
The bumps can be itchy and occasionally painful. Most of all, however, they're annoying.
What are Dark Circles?
Dark circles are caused by tiredness or working too hard or even just staying up late. While this can be true, the truth is that your genes play a huge role here. So what exactly is happening when you get dark circles under or around your eyes?
Laser Hair Removal: Is It Worth It?
Voluntarily allowing a hot laser to penetrate your delicate skin—sounds like high-tech torture, right? Yet an increasing number of women are opting for laser hair removal as their gateway to silky smooth skin.
Shea Butter for Your Face: Benefits and Uses
Shea butter is fat that has been extracted from shea tree nuts. It’s off-white or ivory colored and has a creamy consistency that’s easy to spread on your skin. Most shea butter comes from shea trees in West Africa. High concentrations of fatty acids and vitamins make shea butter an ideal cosmetic ingredient for softening skin.
Too Much Sleep Can Kill You, Scientists Say
A global study released by the European Heart Journal reports that sleeping more than the recommended six to eight hours a night increased subjects' risk of stroke, heart failure and other cardiovascular problems, as well as death, by as much as 41 percent.
Ageing, sweating, acne, cancer
The skin is our largest organ. It covers almost the entire body, has a total area of around two square metres (22 square feet) and accounts for about 15 per cent of our body weight.
Whitenicious ‘lightens, brightens,’ not bleaching cream – Blac Chyna’s host
Cameroonian pop star and businesswoman who hosted US entertainer Blac Chyna at the launch of a cream in has hit back at people describing the product, Whitenicious, as a bleaching cream.