Overall beauty might be more than skin deep, but gorgeous skin goes a long way in creating a healthy and attractive image.
Studies on beauty perception show that a clear, even skin tone is more aesthetically valuable than classically attractive features, or even facial symmetry. That's why anything that harms or disfigures the skin in the slightest is such a blow to a woman's appearance and self-esteem. ... Read More
Your face is the first thing people notice about you. Whatever fashions you choose to wear, whatever position in life you happen to be in, it's your face that is the center of all human interaction and communication.
Women have always been experts at creating a presentable public face. For millennia, we've used various techniques to camouflage our least-favorite features and accentuate our natural beauty. Sometimes, the desire to... Read More
Acne scarring can have serious effects on a person's self-image and emotional state. Fortunately there have been significant advances in the treatment of acne-related scarring in recent years. It is important to note that nothing will completely heal the majority of scars.
Laser Therapy Using lasers to treat scars is a new technology, but is one of the most promising options for severe scarring. The lasers... Read More
Before getting into acne control, let us know how it is formed. Oil called sebum is secreted normally from hair follicles which travel up to the pores where it lubricates and protects the skin. Sometimes, there are overworked oil glands which enlarge and produce too much sebum which can get trapped in the hair follicle.
Thus the pores will get clogged which are either called blackheads or whiteheads, allow bacteria overgrowth of... Read More
It's inevitable. The morning before a first date or the night before your big presentation, a big pimple is just waiting to erupt on your face! You don't need to panic when clogged pores threaten to ruin your flawless face; we've got some great tricks for beating those blemishes at all stages of the game.
What IS a pimple?
A pimple is an infected or clogged pore that swells up above the skin. Some pimples are... Read More
Acne is commonly a skin condition that is seen as whiteheads, blackheads, pustules or infected and inflamed nodules. Acne often is found on a persons face, chest, neck, and back. While many acne types usually affect the teenagers, various acne conditions are not restricted to a particular age group; even adults in their late 20s or even well into their 40s - have the possibility to also suffer from acne. Though acne is not life threatening,... Read More
A pockmarked face that's the result of acne can haunt you well into adulthood and put a major dent in your self-image. Of course, leaving pimples alone and not picking them reduces the likelihood that they'll scar, but hindsight is 20/20 when you already have scars. So is there any way to get rid of them completely? First, when you have a pimple, take extra precautions as it heals to reduce the appearance of a scar. Sun exposure... Read More