5 Foods That Cause Skin Inflammation (And 5 Foods That Fight It)

We all know when something is inflamed on the outside, but the problem really starts inside the body. Internal inflammation can happen for a host of reasons such as from poor dietary habits, environmental toxin exposures, immune system overactivity (allergies, autoimmune disease), digestive problems and even hormone imbalances. A high level of inflammation within the … Read more

5 Ways To Naturally REVERSE Wrinkles Without Toxic Botox

By Dr. Trevor Cates Restore your skin without the need for wrinkle filling injections with these natural non-toxic alternatives to Botox Botox has become increasingly popular… People are hosting Botox parties and even some 20-somethings are lining up for injections. But what is Botox, really? Are there alternatives? Is there a natural way to get … Read more

How Do You Know If You Have A Skin Infection?

One of the frequent questions that eczema patients ask is whether they have infection of their skin. In many cases, the skin barrier of eczema patients is impaired, making them more susceptible to superficial bacteria and viral infection. This type of concern is not reserved for eczema patients alone. Patients with topical steroid withdrawal symptom … Read more

How To Naturally Treat Chronic Inflammation of the Skin and Face

By Dr. Kerry Shaughnessy It’s fitting that April is “Rosacea Month”. After celebrating the luck of the Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, many of us wake up to the “Celtic curse” of rosacea the next day! While we generally associate the condition with people of Northern European or British Isles descent, the truth is that … Read more

5 Types of Skin Moles (And How to Tell if They’re Cancerous)

Different types of skin moles have different characteristics and properties. It is therefore important to be aware of the main types of skin moles that exist. Skin moles are growths on the skin. They are usually round or oval-shaped. Their color is generally brown but can vary to different shades. They are very common and … Read more

6 Household Chemicals That Must NEVER Touch Your Skin

Our skin is our outer most protection from various different diseases and bacteria. There are several different chemicals and additives that companies put into various products that can damage our skin. It is important to avoid these things to help enhance your skin: Detergents, such as sodium lauryl sulfate: “These will dry your skin out,” … Read more

You NEED To Avoid These 6 Things If You Don’t Want Wrinkles

By Wendy McMillan Certain foods can sap moisture and steal much-needed nutrients, damaging skin and helping to make you look older. Here’s what not to eat for a better-looking future. Greasy, fried foods are often full of trans fats and saturated fats, both which contribute to inflammation, says Kristin Hoppe, a nutrition consultant and natural … Read more