Melanoma is like the dangerous mythical beast Hydra – growing two heads when one is cut off! If the melanoma reaches even a millimeter deep in the skin, or is likely to reach the lymph nodes, there is an 85 % chance of fatality! According to the Melanoma Research Foundation, almost 65 percent of melanoma diagnoses are connected to exposure of UV rays both found outdoors or in tanning beds.
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.
Mommy is mommy! She’s always there to hand you a healing hug, feed you that delicious hot chicken soup when you’re sick and sometimes even, frog-march you to bathroom for a wash! You roll your eyes once more as she tells you to stop fussing with that zit!
The great lengths women can go to for looking beautiful! For centuries, women have subjected themselves to weird, crazy, and even downright dangerous practices to fit into the ideals of that particular era. They have mauled, manipulated, and perilously altered practically every part of their body – eyes, hair, lips, teeth, foreheads, stomachs, waists, feet, or breasts – to look WOW!
Scientific and research based evidence has shown that marriage can prove to be beneficial to your skin. How?
Consider the time when you were in a happy relationship. Do you remember that your skin positively glowed? On the other hand, remember the times when your friends attributed your naturally flushed cheeks to that someone special. Read on for more.
mySkin pays a tribute to the humble seed – the embryonic plant itself that’s packed with enzymes, vitamins, essential oils, minerals, proteins, and much more. No food can compare with the high quality nutrition that you get with just a handful of these raw, flavorful, living foods – seeds!
Jokes notwithstanding, Salsa, Tango, Zumba, Freestyle dancing, Hip-hop and Ballet are all popular dancing styles that are fun exercise moves known to be excellent for a healthy cardiovascular system. They also promote great skin health. No kidding- here’s how!
Your skin DNA talks to you, often in a language you can easily miss if you’re not paying attention. It has emotions and its moods! Are you tuned in to the double helix (DNA) of your skin?
You missed an important New Year’s Resolution to discard old stuff. Never fear, Spring cleaning is here. Time to clean up that beauty cabinet a.k.a. powdery bag / overfilled pouch / messy drawer / forgotten basket of beauty stashed below your bed! Well, before you sigh at our suggestion or roll your eyes at the word “cleaning” or exclaim, “Throw away my Dior and my MAC! No way!” you’d rather be excited about replenishing that (almost empty) makeup bag. A clean-up is better than fighting off a painful sty-on-the-eye 😉
What are you doing to your skin? Given it a serious thought? We are not talking about popping those occasional zits, or forgetting to wash your makeup before bed- we are talking about those small habits of yours that will eventually lead to larger skin problems. What you do as a small habit may actually lead to abusing your skin to the highest degree!
There’s a reason why there are so many options when you check out the moisturizer aisle at the grocery store. A moisturizer is not a one-size-fits-all type of product. In fact, what works for you may not work for your best friend, sister, or mother – they all have unique skin types that require a more tailored product. By understanding what type of moisturizer works best for your skin, you can get rid of some of your skin issues-it’s dryness, oiliness, or something in between.
Reduce rosacea facial redness by eating healthy, applying camphor oil, staying away from rosacea triggers, dabbing oils at night, consulting a doctor when needed.
Is your skin angry at you? A letter from your skin.
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.
mySkin celebrates Womens history month with four revolutionary women who have left an indelible mark in the world of beauty and skincare.
While these women might not be celebrated in history books across the globe, they have certainly impacted a million women around the globe with their beauty contributions. Right from the early 1900’s to the 20th century and beyond, here are four notable names that have created beauty history and, continue to do so.
12 Effective Dry Skin Treatments You Can Do At Home- Milk, Oil, Banana, Avocado, Glycerin to your skin’s rescue.
Good morning coffee- the first “cuppa” of the day is THE greatest way to kick-start your day! On the other hand, a lot has been said about the ill effects of caffeine. Enough to push many of you to quit drinking it altogether.
But, did you know that your daily cup of black has beauty stirred in! To give you news fresh from the pot, coffee in regulated amounts can actually be great for your skin.