Every teenager and woman know that our skin is probably our most important asset. We can work on our bodies, exercise our muscles and go on diet, but getting back great skin is never that easy once you stop paying proper attention to it. Film stars and other celebrities understand that too, even though nature may have blessed them with superior looks and – often – good skin. They will tell you that beauty starts with beautiful skin. We all know that our lifestyle choices such as alcohol, cigarette smoking and too much sun can adversely affect the way our skin looks; the stars und..
It is possible to keep skin looking lovely and young well into the senior years. Every woman – and man – can, with a specific routine, ensure that their skin remains healthy and lovely well into their adult and senior years. BE MINDFUL OF THE SUN One good piece of advice from all dermatologists and other skin care professionals concerns how to ensure your skin does not suffer sun damage. It is true that people who live in cool and colder climates often yearn for sunny days; however, too much sun can cause some very serious problems such as cancer. But, that’s not all. If you don’t lo..
Beautiful skin is essential for anybody that wants to be complimented on their looks as we all know that a positive remark contributes to a better, to a healthy self-image. When we meet people for the first time it is likely that they will look at our face, our eyes – indeed at our skin – and form an impression. It is not necessarily to judge, it is normal – we all do it. Think of people with unhealthy, or aged, skin and how it makes us feel. We would much rather look at lovely, well cared for skin. Healthy glowing skin is attractive, and it makes us feel good and confident when we get tho..
Last week we discussed the best skin care routine for dry and oily skins. This week we’re having a look at the other main types, the combination and sensitive type of skin. We live in an age where everybody is aware of how our peers and the world look at us, and the first thing we all notice about ourselves and others is always the skin. Therefore, knowing that you have either a combination or sensitive skin, will help you find the appropriate routine to look after it for the best results if you want glowing, healthy skin right into your senior years. Very often the best results ar..
The winter months can seem like an especially difficult time to keep your skin in a healthy and glowing condition. Cold weather and low humidity levels result in dry air, which in fact, can steal moisture away from the skin. Without care straight way and plenty of attention in these chilly months, dry skin can lead to much worse problems. While additional moisture can help your skin, you should be doing more to counteract the effects of winter on your skin. Simply follow these top tips, invest in the right products and give yourself some TLC, you can fight the winter blues and feel as refre..
Our skin can be incredibly changeable, and it doesn’t take much to have a huge impact on the way our skin feels and looks. Even our own bodies can have a huge effect on the health of our skin, as changes in hormones can cause a range of skin issues. So, how do these hormones change the way your skin looks and feels, and what can you do in order to improve your symptoms? Oestrogen Oestrogen is a hormone which is largely involved in sexual and reproductive development. It is essential to the female body, but a disruption in levels can have a huge impact on your skin. The presence of Oe..
Your skin is your body’s largest organ, so it’s only right that you pay careful attention to it. Just as you might look after your heart or lungs, the skin needs looking after, and it’s important to know your skin if you are going to do this well. Everybody’s skin is different, so it’s vital to know your own skin and how it responds to different factors. The Anatomy of Your Skin There are three main layers of your skin – the epidermis, dermis and hypodermis. Each layer plays a different role in keeping your skin healthy and protecting what’s underneath your skin! ..
We all dream of having -free, fresh-looking skin, ready to step out with no makeup on and feel confident about it. It might seem like you live in a constant cycle of having to cover your skin and potential blemishes with makeup, which in turn doesn’t help the appearance of the skin; however, it doesn’t have to be that way. Take a look at the likes of Alicia Keys, who steps onto the red carpet looking confident and stunning, and, most importantly flaunting that makeup-free skin, and her fresh, makeup-free lifestyle. With the right products for your skin, a bit of motivation and inspiratio..