Found 30 Articles for Skin Care

Leukemia Rashes, Infections, and Bruises

Vandana Annavaram
Updated on 20-Mar-2023 14:57:45
Leukemia is a blood cancer that affects the bone marrow and blood cells of the body leading to abnormal growth of white blood cells. The conditions can be acute or chronic and people suffering from leukemia experience a lot of skin conditions. Skin conditions linked to leukemia are bleeding under the skin, leukemia rashes or bruises, and infections. Common Types of Rashes Associated with Leukemia Some common types of rashes associated with leukemia include Petechiae − In this condition, small, red, or purplish spots appear on the skin as a result of bleeding under the skin. Purpura − Purpura ... Read More

10 Surprising Causes of Dry Skin

Vandana Annavaram
Updated on 10-Mar-2023 14:30:22
Dry skin is a very common problem among all age groups and there are various factors that can cause this problem. This condition is also known as "xerosis" or "xeroderma" and it is commonly characterized by lack of moisture content in the skin. The reasons can be multiple, ranging from a cold weather to low humidity. Read this article to learn some surprising causes of dry skin. Causes of Dry Skin Dry skin can be caused due to a variety of reasons. Lack of moisture is not the only reason for this problem. The skin is a very sensitive part ... Read More

Aloe Vera: Benefits and Possible Side Effects

Maithili Potnis
Updated on 09-Mar-2023 14:51:57
Aloe Vera is a spiky, succulent plant that has been used as medicine to treat sunburn, rashes, burns, wounds and other skin conditions. Studies claim that aloe vera juice may ease digestion problems like heartburn and constipation and reduce blood sugar levels in people with diabetes. Moreover, it may fight cavities and strengthen your hair. Aloe vera is available as a distilled juice, dietary supplement and active ingredient in hair care and skin care products like shampoos, face creams, body lotions and skin creams. The gel which is found in the aloe plant can be eaten raw or cooked. While ... Read More

Top 10 Uses for Clove Oil

Bhaswati Mukherjee
Updated on 06-Mar-2023 13:59:59
Clove oil is beneficial for different purposes. It has several applications. It can help relieve toothaches and fight bacteria, aid in the healing process, and helps to prevent cancer. The best part about clove oil is that it's natural and low-cost. It is also easy to use in different ways, and hence as a natural remedy, it is highly useful and effective. Earlier, pharmacies were also used to sell clove oil. But nowadays, they have changed their focus to pharmaceuticals and stopped carrying natural remedies like clove oil. So now, we cannot buy it from the pharmacy, but we can ... Read More

Is Blue Light Harming Your Skin Health?

Bhaswati Mukherjee
Updated on 06-Mar-2023 13:14:28
If you repeatedly hold your phone in the palm of your hand, the blue light it emits might cause damage to your skin. Electronic gadgets such as mobile phones, tablets, laptop displays, and televisions all produce blue light. There is a possibility that there is evidence that blue light waves of varying intensity might cause changes to your skin. What are Blue Lights? It's one of many hues seen in the range of visible light. The 7 colors of the VIBGYOR combine to create visible white light. The sun is the primary source of blue light. Blue light is ... Read More

How to Reduce Fine Lines and Wrinkles — Without Getting Botox

Bhaswati Mukherjee
Updated on 06-Mar-2023 12:47:49
The bacteria Clostridium botulinum produces botulinum toxin type A, which is a protein. It is commonly known as Botox and is a neurotoxin that blocks the release of acetylcholine, a neurotransmitter that signals muscle contraction. It is used in medical treatments to relax muscles, reduce wrinkles, treat chronic migraines, and alleviate muscle stiffness and spasms. There are many ways to reduce fine lines and wrinkles without getting Botox. Here are some of the most effective options − Protect your skin from the sun − UV rays can damage the skin and accelerate aging, so always wear sunscreen and ... Read More

8 Things You Can Start Doing Now to Look Younger

Bhaswati Mukherjee
Updated on 03-Mar-2023 16:55:46
One of the most telling indicators of a woman's apparent age is the condition of the skin around her neck, hands, and arms. The consequences of aging on your skin are just as significant to consider as they are on your face. There's no way to escape becoming older. But because aging is something you can't prevent, you may put off the inevitable as long as possible. You can't just blame getting older on your genes and the sun anymore. Read on for eight suggestions on how to maintain a youthful appearance. Stay Away from Direct Solar ExposureThe sun isn't ... Read More

What Are 'Natural' Skincare Products and their Benefits

Bhaswati Mukherjee
Updated on 03-Mar-2023 16:29:19
Are you tired of using skincare products that don't seem to give your skin any lasting benefit? Are you looking for an alternative? If so, you may want to try natural skin care products. Natural skincare products are growing in popularity as more consumers become concerned about what chemicals they put in their bodies. Natural skincare is based on the idea that we should nourish our bodies with pure and natural ingredients, allowing them to work in harmony with our biology. In this blog post, we'll discuss everything from the benefits of going natural in your skincare routine to choosing ... Read More

Tips for Cutting Your Toenails

Bhaswati Mukherjee
Updated on 02-Mar-2023 18:06:30
Some instances of ingrown toenails may be treated successfully at home. Yet, they may still cause problems that need medical treatment. There is a high risk of complications from diabetes and other circulatory problems. What are Ingrown Toenails? Ingrown toenails occur when the sides or corners of the nail grow into the skin around the nail. You will most likely have an ingrown toenail on your big toe. Why do People have Ingrown Toenails? Both men and women have ingrown toenails at some point. Adolescents and those with sweaty feet are at an increased risk of developing ingrown toenails. ... Read More

8 Essential skin Care Tips for People With Rosacea

Bhaswati Mukherjee
Updated on 02-Mar-2023 17:58:14
Redness, flushing, and broken blood vessels are all symptoms of rosacea, a chronic skin disorder that primarily affects the face. It might also lead to acne-like pimples or tiny, red lumps packed with pus. Dryness, irritation, and redness of the eyes are possible side effects. What triggers rosacea is unclear; however, environmental and genetic influences are likely contributors. Sunlight, mental stress, high temperatures, spicy meals, and alcohol are known to aggravate rosacea. Rosacea treatment options vary by patient and disease severity. Lifestyle adjustments, in addition to topical creams, oral drugs, and laser or light treatment, may be helpful. To ... Read More