The Right Moisturizer for Your Skin Type

The Right Moisturizer for Your Skin Type

Photo by: windywinters, Creative Commons The secret to reaping the greatest benefits out of your moisturizer is to know which formula is best for different types of skin. Whether you purchase the $4 jar in the corner drugstore or the $40 high-end variety wouldn't matter much if your moisturizer doesn't fit in your skin type. Your skin type depends on the rate of its oil production. In order for...

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Is Paraffin Wax Worth It?

Is Paraffin Wax Worth It?

Luxurious Spa Perfect for Relaxation Photo by: casers jean, Creative Commons The last decade has seen the boom in the spa industry, thanks to innovative treatments such as the paraffin wax. The paraffin wax treatment is a luxurious and relaxing spa therapy that answers people’s quest for softer and smoother skin. This procedure takes advantage of the paraffin’s heat transfer and retaining...

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Varicose & Spider Veins

Varicose & Spider Veins

Varicose Veins Illustration Photo by: Wikimedia, Creative Commons Before you can fully understand the types and causes of varicose and spider veins, you must be cognizant about the three types of blood vessels found in the body. These blood vessels include the arteries, which are responsible in carrying oxygen-rich blood from your heart to the body; the capillaries where used blood that come...

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How Tattoos Are Made

How Tattoos Are Made

Lower back Tattoo Photo by: Wikimedia, Creative Commons You might be fascinated in tattoos. You may be planning to get one. It is just that you haven’t gathered enough courage to go one. The original machine used for tattooing was invented by Samuel O’Reilly in the latter part of the 1800s. The design was based on an autographic printer that was an engraving machine created by Thomas...

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Eczema

Eczema

Eczema on the arms Photo by: Wikimedia, Creative Commons Eczema or Atopic Dermatitis is the condition of the skin where it is flaky, dry, itchy and red. The cause of this is lack of immunity of your skin because of not enough moisture. This kind of disease would not be cured over night. It is one of those chronic diseases. Anyone, from any age group, could get this but majority of the victims...

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Epidermolysis Bullosa

Epidermolysis Bullosa

Boy with Epidermolysis Bullosa Photo by: Wikimedia, Creative Commons Epidermolysis Bullosa is a disease that can be inherited. It could appear after birth or soon after it. There are no gender specifications when it comes to this disease. Girls and boys could be affected. Most of the time, this disease is still benign in a child but things would be getting worse as a child gains age. Those...

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