Acne is a pretty common problem for many of us. Although younger people are more prone to breakouts, adults can suffer with the embarrassment, annoyance and pain of acne as well. On the horizon are many reasons why breakouts occur,…
While waiting for the holidays, you might as well get some useful tips on getting rid of stress. Might come in handy for the cold days to come!
Our guest blogger suggests some good non-surgical methods for fighting aging!
As a kid, I used to laugh at all the ingredients written on the back of the shampoo or the moisturizer bottle. Most of the words were unpronounceable! Moreover, trying to read them with the shower water at full blast…
The feeling that makes you relentlessly and fervently scavenge the internet for information, tips, tricks and “how-to’s”, to look up every remedy book for help and even try every second “ this-will-definitely-work” advice from friends and family. Especially when looking good and having a clear face is the in thing! You feel you are cursed with acne!
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.
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!
Getting sick is certainly the most frustrating thing in one’s life. All the more irritating when you need to step out and look your best. You may be looking awful with cold sores; redness and puffy eyes, but here are some tricks which may help you look attractive. Presenting the 10 golden nuggets on how to look beautiful when sick.
Undergoing a surgery needs a lot of mental and physical preparation. Individuals who will undergo plastic surgery must follow standard pre-operative guidelines to ensure a successful operation. This includes several tests which your surgeon will most likely ask you to perform before going under the knife.
These series of tests are called preoperative assessments and they are designed to evaluate your body’s readiness for the procedure. Whether the surgery is breast augmentation or rhinoplasty, it is imperative that anyone who is scheduled for a plastic surgery procedure perform the following.
Change your makeup like you change your clothes! With the polar vortex and deep freeze chilling you in full gusto, your skin needs all the extra attention and love. Your skin is dry and you notice that the natural color of your skin is changing with the cold and lack of sun exposure. Its important that you go in for a makeup overall, as mySkin calls it!