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Five Asian Skin Care Mantras

Five Asian Skin Care Mantras

Asian skin is sensitive-this is an understatement. This is why they are prone to brown patches which, when neglected, may be the cause of a sporadic complexion. In order to minimize the likelihood of jeopardizing your skin’s health, here is a list of do’s and dont’s when it comes to Asian skin care.Cleanse your face twice a day, or more frequently if your skin is oily.Avoid using scented products, especially if you have sensitive skin. Use moisturizer on your dry skin.Look for moisturizers which…

How to Have Beautiful Healthy Feet

How to Have Beautiful Healthy Feet

Our feet are the most beaten parts of our body. It takes us places, all the while carrying our weight. They are abused daily by rough surfaces, ill-fitting footwear, bumped toes from kicking and walking demands. Just because our feet are covered often, we take it for granted. But we have to realize that for over-all health and beauty, we have to care for our feet.To keep your feet beautiful and healthy, indulge in some pampering every once in a while.Foot spa and pedicureStart by disinfecting yo…

How to Prepare For a Chemical Peel

How to Prepare For a Chemical Peel

Chemical peel, or chemexfoliation or derma-peeling, is a non-surgical technique that improves skin appearance. A chemical solution is applied to peel of the current facial skin. The result is the peeling of the skin. And once that is removed, the skin will regenerate, revealing a new, smoother one.This treatment removes wrinkles, tiny scars, minimize age spots and freckles and improves the appearance of damaged skin. Upon treatment application itself, you may experience a a hot or stinging sensa…

Cleansing Your Skin

Cleansing Your Skin

Cleansing is an essential skincare routine. Your skin’s excess oil and the skin moisturizers you use draw in dust and dirt from the air. When combined with sweat, the makeup and sunscreen you apply daily can be embedded on your skin, making your complexion look more dull instead of actually improving it. Also the layers of dead skin cells remain on your skin, as its outer layer regenerates every 24 hours. Such are the reasons why it is important to cleanse at least twice a day to rid your face o…

Skin Care Tips for the Holidays

Skin Care Tips for the Holidays

The winter months bring in a colder, windier and drier season which is bad for your skin. To maintain your skin during the holidays, you will need extra care and protection from the harsh winter environment. You don’t want to end up with dry, chapped skin on Christmas parties. Remember that when temperatures change, this should also bring a change in your skin care regimen. As the cold weather draws near, remember these skin care tips for the holidays:Take daily hot showersThe cold winter season…

Get a Safe Tan

Get a Safe Tan

The summer season is in and everyone wants to have that golden, sun-kissed hue. But before basking and staying under the sun all day, you must remember that exposure is damaging to your skin. The sun is the number one cause of premature aging and skin cancer. You don’t want to end up all dark and wrinkly way before you hit your thirties! It’s been proven that SPF or Sun Protection Factor is the most effective way to fight skin aging. SPF rates the level of sunblock protection you get from variou…

Natural Skin Care Products

Natural Skin Care Products

Beauty products are hideously expensive but the cost of vanity is high, right? Not necessarily. In fact some of the best beauty products can be found in the produce section of any supermarket. An apple can work as well as any skin toner. Here are some fruits that can replace your beauty product for good. Plus it’s also ridiculously cheap. BananasMake great moisturizers as well as cleansers. They are rich in protein and natural fats so this fruit can be used by all skin types without worrying abo…

How to Take Care of Sensitive Skin

How to Take Care of Sensitive Skin

Study labels. Look for fragrance free, hypoallergenic products. Avoid those with a long list of ingredients. Select a creamy and moisturizer, and a sun block that contains zinc oxide. In the morning, cleanse, rinse with lukewarm water, and apply moisturizer while skin is still damp. Treat inflammation with a thin layer of cortisone cream for up to one week. If symptoms persist, see a dermatologist. At night, cleanse again and apply moisturizer. If needed, use a mild acne medication or anti aging…

How To Get Soft Feet

How To Get Soft Feet

With a nonacetone remover, clean polish from nails and file them in one direction until flush with the tips of toes. Gentaly round them at the corners. Soak feet up to the ankles in a bowl filled with one part whole milk, two parts warm water, and three drops olive oil. Clean the nails with a soft brush. After ten minutes, remove feet and pat with a towel. Smooth rough skin by running a foot file or pumice stone over the sole and sides using long strokes—and shorter ones on the bottoms of …

3 Steps to Beautifull Facial Skin

3 Steps to Beautifull Facial Skin

Our face is what people see in us first; that is why we should take care of it and make it the best as it can be. To take care of your face properly, there are three steps that you should follow: Cleansing, Toning, and Moisturizing. Women who wear make-up should carry out these three steps every evening, as well as washing the face in the morning. Read this article to guide you through this process.Cleansing The first step in facial care, it will remove old make-up as well as grime and grease th…