Archive for August 27, 2012

How to reduce stretch marks

Reduce stretch marks, skin care tipsThere are a lot of actions that you can go for in order to take care of your stretch marks that make your skin look unpleasant. There are some particular areas of the body where stretch commonly appears like abdomen, hips and the thighs. They may also appear on the breast sides, in the upper arms and behind your knees.

In order to stay away from stretch marks, it is important that you avoid losing or gaining weight suddenly. Sudden changes of weight cannot be adjusted by the skin and a result, stretch marks occur. Eat well and try to take regular exercise so that you remain in shape. If you have stretch marks, it will not be possible for you to get rid off them completely without going for a surgery. You should apply moisturizing lotions on the skin so that you can prevent the skin from getting stretch marks.

Use of olive oil for cracked skin

Cure cracked skin, natural skin careThe main reason why we have cracked is because we do not drink enough water and also the type of food which we consume. The environment too is responsible in some way. However there is cure for cracked skin and the best way is to apply olive oil. You just need to rub it over the areas that are starting to get a crack or have already cracked at night.

The oil has a soothing nature and helps to get rid of cracks quickly. If you get hold of virgin olive oil then it is better for you because they are really rare and they are much more effective than the normal olive oil. What you have to do is heat the oil to a considerable temperature which you can afford to touch. Then by gently rubbing the oil in your palm you will have to apply it over the affected areas.

Rosacea treatment through tea tree oil

Rosacea treatment, skin disordersMany people have been reported to suffer from Rosacea which is a disorder of the skin and they occur to people who generally have a light and fair skin. In a survey it has been seen that women are more prone to this disease than the men.

However this disease is curable and if you use proper tea tree oil. The main reason is that the tea tree oil is very helpful in controlling flare ups which is the main cause of Rosacea. If you want the best tea tree oil then you will have to purchase those that are manufactured in Australia because that is where they grow abundantly and the manufacturing process is also safe for people to use them. One benefit of using tea tree oil is it will not affect any other part of the skin and it does not have any smell to make affect anyone.

Which grade of sunscreen should you use?

Sunscreen , skin care tipsYou often use sunscreen to protect your skin from getting tanned and from being damaged by exposure to the ultra violet rays of the sun. but before you use, you must keep in mind the grade of the sunscreen that you using. The grade is mentioned in every sunscreen by the terminology SPF. SPF means Sun Protection Factor which indicates the efficiency with which the sunscreen protects your skin from the UV rays.

In case you have a sensitive skin, you should consult a dermatologist before buying any sunscreen. The doctor will let you know the correct SPF that you will require to protect your skin. While purchasing the sunscreen also insists on seeing the label ‘broad spectrum’. Go for the reputed brands, since most local brands though come for a lower price but contain harmful chemicals which may prove to be fatal for your skin.

Symptoms of Guttate Psoriasis

Symptoms of Guttate Psoriasis, skin diseasesPsoriasis is a condition where a person develops several skin problems which basically look like tear drop shaped eruptions. They can be red or white in color. Guttate psoriasis is a type of psoriasis. Here the color of the irritation is mostly salmon pink and many people can be affected by it regardless of the age and sex. It is not a contagious disease but it is inherited in most cases. Unlike most cases, gate psoriases is cause only around the trunk and appendages.

The main symptoms are pink colored, tear drop shaped rash like eruptions on the skin. They usually are itchy and irritating. The skin around the eruptions usually turn red. Another main symptom is that nails develop a discolored look and many get marks and spots. Streptococcal infections are also the reason why many people develop this disease.

Get rid of uneven skin tone with baking powder

Skin care tips, manage uneven skin toneBaking soda can work brilliantly in treating damaged and uneven skin. It has several natural chemicals along with antibacterial properties that can fix your damaged skin beautifully with no side effects. The mineral nutrient of baking soda dissolve quickly in skin and if you mix the powder with water and start rubbing on your skin then it can work greatly as a scrub.

The dead skins exfoliate from your body and this gives your skin a fresh and smooth look. The antibacterial components of baking soda help lessen the pimples of your skin and it also help you reduce blackheads from your skin.
But if you already have dry skin then you have to use baking soda consciously because it might over dry your skin and make your skin rough. So while using it you should be slow at the beginning. Applying baking soda with water once in a month is a good idea.

Get rid of uneven skin tone with baking powder

uneven skin toneBaking soda can work brilliantly in treating damaged and uneven skin. It has several natural chemicals along with antibacterial properties that can fix your damaged skin beautifully with no side effects. The mineral nutrient of baking soda dissolve quickly in skin and if you mix the powder with water and start rubbing on your skin then it can work greatly as a scrub.

The dead skins exfoliate from your body and this gives your skin a fresh and smooth look. The antibacterial components of baking soda help lessen the pimples of your skin and it also help you reduce blackheads from your skin.

But if you already have dry skin then you have to use baking soda consciously because it might over dry your skin and make your skin rough. So while using it you should be slow at the beginning. Applying baking soda with water once in a month is a good idea.

 

Depression and stress- main cause of dark circle

Causes of dark circle, skin care tipsIn the age of various improvements which are going on all around us, our lifestyle is also increasing at a fast pace. People are soaring on their way of a blooming career in various trades. With this rapid improvement of our lifestyles, there is also rising various causes of depression and stress in us. Be it on the field of education or on the field of profession, many of us are falling prey to depression and stress in some way or the other.

These rising depressions and stresses in our lives are also causing a heavy toll on our health.
People are falling ill more frequently then before. The effect if depressions and stresses in our daily lives is a cause of rising concern among normal mass of people and researchers alike. Among the most important symptoms of the health related issues caused by depressions and stresses is the occurrence of dark circles around the eyes.

Potatoes and tomatoes-for skin treatment

Natural skincare products, skin careTomatoes and potatoes can be very beneficial for your skin. There are acids present in the potatoes and the tomatoes that are exfoliate in a natural way. They will soak in your skin and the excess oil that is present will be dried out. Therefore, tomatoes and potatoes can be very effective for those who have oily skin and want them to dry a bit.

There are a lot of skin care products available in the market that use extracts of potatoes and tomatoes as the key ingredients for skin care. They are one of the most commonly used organic materials that are used in the beauty parlors and the spas. They are very effective in making the skin glow and look fresh. Regular application of these vegetables will help your skin stay young and will keep wrinkles at bay. Therefore, tomatoes and potatoes are very good when it comes to skin care.