If you’re like the average American male, your body retains your excess calories as fatty tissues. Why? Eating large burgers, fries, and liters of soda is not exactly healthy. Watching NFL or NBA doesn’t exactly count as exercise either. You lack physical activity and diet control. Here comes the bad news, most of these fat cells are deposited in your gut and upper body resulting in protruding stomachs and flabby arms. Not exactly Brad Pitt-like. Diets and weight loss are necessary if you want to circumvent these scary effects. [Read more →]
December 10, 2014 by admin
Every day, thousands of women have reactions to the make-up they use. While this is a relatively small percentage of the population, there is cause for concern nonetheless. For those women who cannot leave the house with wearing make-up, be sure that you are using quality products from reputable manufacturers. Cosmetics, especially those made by less-than-scrupulous companies, can cause serious long-term problems for your skin. [Read more →]
December 6, 2014 by admin
If you’re like most people, your skin does not rejuvenate itself each morning; you have to work hard at having beautiful skin. Weather conditions, the foods we eat, make-up, wrinkles, acne, blemishes, and other factors affect how our skin fares on a day-by-day basis. Use the solutions for life tips below to renew your skin beauty and look and feel young again. [Read more →]
December 5, 2014 by admin
Whether at home or in school, most kids are prone to minor accidents while they are busy at play. They usually get minor bruises and scratches on their skin. These small cuts and abrasions, however, could become serious once skin infections set in and no proper treatment administered. [Read more →]
December 4, 2014 by admin
Botox is among the foremost skin care and skin alteration procedures available today, with an unparalleled ability to “remove” wrinkles and make the skin look younger and wrinkle-free. The treatment is effective but temporary, such that plastic surgeon’s offices regularly get repeat customers for new injections of the compound. However, as popular as it is, botox is not always the safest choice for the type of skin care and beauty maintenance that it does. The name alone, botox, is an implication of the true nature of the substance: botulinum toxin type A. While the form injected into people’s faces and used as a skin care tool is not the raw and potentially toxic form of the chemical, it can cause a number of unpleasant side effects. [Read more →]
December 3, 2014 by admin
It is caused mainly when a person gains weight and the skin grows rapidly causing stretch marks. Even though our skin happens to be very elastic overstretching may lead to stretch marks. It usually happens at the time of puberty when girls and boys body go through a speedy change, during pregnancy or when you happen to gain or lose weight. [Read more →]
December 2, 2014 by admin
Teaming up with the increasing demand for beauty products is the sudden popularity of natural skin care as alternative to beauty enhancer products and surgical treatments. Today, many people prefer to enhance their skin in a natural way rather than to use beauty products due to a number of positive reasons. Fist, natural skin care is safe for it makes use of essential oils, herbs, roots, and other natural ingredients. Second, natural skin care is less expensive compared to purchasing beauty products. Third, natural skin care really works. [Read more →]
December 1, 2014 by admin
Most of us have to work hard to enjoy healthy skin. This means keeping a daily routine for good skin care and health so our skin is able to renew itself and replenish old, dead skin cells with new, healthy cells. Skin is exposed to harsh chemicals every day along with harmful sun rays, cosmetics, and possibly other agents in the air depending on the environment in which we live and work. A daily skin care routine can help your skin look healthy day in and day out. [Read more →]
November 30, 2014 by admin
The experience of sunburn can be a very efficient (i.e. painful) reminder to heed adequate protection on future occasions. However more importantly, it should be a reminder of the long-term effects of sun exposure on our bodies and health – which can include aging of the skin and skin cancer.
In order to more fully understand these consequences, let’s take a look at exactly what sunburn is, its symptoms and its effect on the body. [Read more →]
October 7, 2014 by admin
One of the most dreaded diseases is diabetes. It is a killer disease and it is really very difficult to control. Going by the official US stats, diabetes is the third biggest giant killer among the deadly diseases in the United States of America. The global statistics is also mind-boggling!
First things first, how does a person become diabetic? When your body is unable to produce insulin that is necessary for its normal functioning, it becomes unable to absorb glucose (sugar). When the levels of glucose take a course to the blood stream, you become a diabetic patient.
Once you become diabetic, you have a problem for life. You live hour by hour, during the day. Medication becomes part of your life, which is likely to demand a good portion of your pension! Your lifestyle will be changed. You will suddenly become a thinking man now—thinking about diabetes. You might find your self pronouncing the term diabetes, diabetes, and diabetes hundreds of times a day!!
When it has finally seized you, it is not only diabetes alone! Many other dreaded diseases live in waiting to take hold of you. Some of them are kidney failure, heart diseases, nervous breakdown, blindness, blurred vision, limb amputation and the ultimate for the human body—death!
The prescriptive medicines complete the remaining process of the damage. Many toxic side effects are reported- skin rashes, weight gain and respiratory ailments, are few to quote. Notwithstanding the claims of many over-the-counter drugs that promise cure, the one thing that can really help you is your diet control and perfect discipline as regards to time management. [Read more →]
October 5, 2014 by admin