Category Archives: Skin Care

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Acne and Green Tea

Green tea is used by the Chinese as a traditional medicine to treat many ailments including acne and to improve general well-being. But does it provide an effective herbal alternative to modern medication? (more…)...
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Tea Tree Oil Zit Rescue

One of the most uses of tea tree essential oil is in the treatment of skin disorders. Acne is a very common disease involving the sebaceous glands. It affects about 90% of men and women at some point during their lives. (more…)...
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Tips for Preventing Acne at Any Age

From sweet 16 to fabulous 40 and beyond, acne is a condition that affects almost everyone at some time in their lives. According to the National Institutes of Health, nearly 85 percent of adolescents and young adults between the ages of 12 and 24 develop the condition, and some people continue to be affected into...
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Skin Care with Ayurveda

Being the mirror, the barometer of an individual's health, skin is the clue to one's Ayurvedic constitution i.e. vata, pitta and kapha. This can be better understood by the types of skin an individual possesses. (more…)...
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Onion Against Acne

You’ll be surprised knowing that onion can be used in the fight against acne, for skin whitening and so on. Today I offer some recipes of masks for face skin from onion. These masks fit all types of skin. (more…)...
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Selecting Your Skin Care Products

Our skin covers and protects all other organs of our body inside it. This makes it our most important organ as well. Millions of cells which together form the upper most layer (epidermis) fall mainly into five categories. The various proteins and other products secreted by these cells decide the color and type of our...
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