Clear skin is what everyone is looking to achieve. There are plenty of face washes and masks available on the market that aim to get rid of pimples and blackheads while keeping your face clean. However, even if you have relatively clear skin, you may notice these blackhead-like clogs in your pores that seem to appear no matter how clean you keep your skin.
These are known as sebaceous filaments and while they resemble blackheads, they are quite different and need to be treated differently. Here, you’ll find more information on these skin occurrences while also learning how to get rid of sebaceous filaments.Continue reading
Dandruff is a common problem that affects people across the globe. This is when the skin on the scalp flakes and causes itching. Dandruff is caused by a fungus called Malassezia and it’s not dangerous or contagious but can be embarrassing and unsightly in social situations. There are plenty of shampoos and other store-bought treatments as well as prescription remedies, but if you’re looking for a natural solution that works, try coconut oil.Continue reading
Your hair can take a lot of abuse throughout the course of a day and that damage only builds up over time and can worsen as you get older. Maintaining your luscious locks usually calls for constant shampooing, conditioning, and styling with various products and heating tools. All of that can cause damage to your hair on top of the damage that can be done by environmental factors like pollutants and weather. If you’re looking for better ways to take care of your hair without using harsh styling products and tools, turn to natural and beneficial jojoba oil for hair.Continue reading
Eyelashes can change the way your eyes look so having healthy, beautiful lashes are a must, nowadays. For most women, store bought mascara has been the solution to thin, short lashes, but there are better and more natural ways to get longer, thicker eyelashes without buying cosmetic products. Instead of spending money on expensive cosmetics or fake eyelashes, turn to natural castor oil instead.Continue reading
Avocados are a healthy superfood full of healthy fats and vitamins to make our body healthy, but many people don’t know that those same healthy properties can also be good outside of the body. The flesh of the avocado fruit can be used as a hair mask that will nourish your hair and scalp to help make it look and feel healthier. Avocados are packed full of protein, potassium, and amino acids which can do wonders for your locks.Continue reading
Sadly, scarring is an important part of your skin’s healing process after any kind of wound. Scars can vary depending on the severity of the wound, the age of the skin, and the person’s genetics. In general, scars are fibrous tissue (better known as scar tissue) that replaces your normal skin tissue in order for the area to heal properly.
Most minor scars can go away on their own but more severe scars may last longer than you’d like them to. If you have a scar that isn’t going away on its own or you’d like it to diminish in appearance faster than it is, there are topical remedies that you can use to do this. One of the best things that you can do is use coconut oil for scars.Continue reading
Microdermabrasion is a non-invasive procedure that uses a non-chemical microcrystal spray to get rid of the top layer of dry skin and dead skin cells that settle on your face. This procedure is said to make your skin look healthier and younger while triggering your body to produce new layers of skin cells with more collagen and elastin to make your skin appear even better.
It has plenty of benefits and is generally a gentle procedure and is one of the most popular ones in the US. It’s also safe and inexpensive. The treatment is used to care for minor skin imperfections but shouldn’t be confused with dermabrasion which is more intense and used to treat moderately damaged skin.Continue reading
Chewing gum can have a lot of benefits, but sometimes accidents happen and that sticky treat can end up in your hair. This is more likely to happen with children who tend to be more careless with chewing gum. Before you panic and resort to cutting the gum out of the hair, there are some easy and painless ways to get rid of the gum. Here are a few methods on how to remove gum from hair that you can try out on your own before you resort to a haircut.Continue reading