Papayas! Starting with a super beta-carotene kick, this ‘angel fruit’ is choc-a-bloc with phytochemicals and enzymes, alpha and beta hydroxy acids, Vitamin A and C, and Potassium. This fruit helps in healing dry flaky skin, boosts collagen production and even moisturizes your skin.The papaya's secret ingredient papain, is an enzyme with anti-inflammatory properties that lightens the skin, fades blemishes and scars. It's a gentle exfoliator as it dissolves inactive protein and dead cells on the top layer of your skin. Call it papaya, pawpaw, papaw, papita or pepe- this fruit is an angel for your skin.
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College life is always exciting involving a fast-paced life where priorities can turn upside down without prior notice. You, as a college going student have to deal with the pressures of assignment submission dates and exams. These activities tend to increase your stress levels which is a common reason for getting skin problems. Most college students, you included, stop taking care of their skin when stressed which worsens their skin problems more. In order to stay clear of skin problems and get glowing, healthy skin, it is essential to incorporate some skincare rituals.
Summer is here and so is the acne nightmare!! Here is what you can do to nip your acne in the bud (without popping the zits)!
It’s a lovely summery-sunny day! A perfect day to pack a basket full of goodies and head out to the beach with friends and family, or drive down to a wild, untouched location and enjoy the beauty of nature amidst family, friends and a scrumptious picnic basket. Enjoy International Picnic Day, the mySkin way.
Put your hands together for the new kids on the block – the exotic vegetables- Maca, Asparagus Bean, Wheatgrass, Komatsuna and Celeriac! They add a zing to your taste, giving you awesome skin-benefits.
How about that new aftershave? No? Maybe a new tie? Shirt? Bottle of wine? Perfume? Tired of the same old gifts, that generate the same old reaction, “Oh Wow. Thanks.”? How about trying something different. Something, that will be a real surprise for your Dad. Get your Papa to break away from that harsh soap habit, or introduce him to a new Sunday Face Pack. How about a new homemade aftershave?
Cosmetic Surgery has undergone tremendous changes during the last 25 years. A pioneer and leader in this field is well known cosmetic surgeon and dermatologist Dr Daniel Lanzer. We asked Dr Lanzer on what is new in the cosmetic surgery space?
When in the army, duty and beauty don’t often complement each other. However, you need to remember, there are some skin-essential routines that will keep you looking great, and feeling great. In addition, your L’Oreal moisturizer isn’t going to keep you from defending your country when you need to!
My mother kept this little diary, in which she would keep penning off-and-on, which was always off-limits to us! Both, me and my brother would have these guessing competitions about what she writes in there. The other day she revealed what's in her “Little Black Book” as we called it.
No way, I am not listening- who has the time and energy to listen to one's skin! There are innumerable pertinent issues that are more important on my 'to do' list, listening to my skin is surely not one of them!