Both men and women experience hormonal ups and downs on any given day.  Of course, it is more of a known occurrence in the female world, but men also do experience hormone changes, and they can notice changes in their skin as well during any given time.  The difference is that men’s are mostly...
When I read about some exciting new studies on how taking probiotic supplements and eating foods naturally rich in probiotic bacteria has shown some big promise on helping to treat two common skin conditions, I couldn’t help but reflect on how ironic it is.  Let me explain. I experienced years of moderate to severe acne It...
When we examine the “why” behind much of our facial aging, which has become somewhat of a national obsession in our culture of anti-aging, much of what we hear is the same recycled reasons.  Things like sun damage, cell damage from age and bad habits like smoking, diet and lifestyle habits are often the...
One enduring “wives tale” or folk remedy, whatever you may call it, over the years and since I was a young kid, is that rinsing with beer is healthy for your hair.  It was said to give a nice shine, help remove buildup and to help fortify the hair against damage and replenish health....
It’s almost that time again. The summer months are upon us, and we are starting to see some warmer, more humid weather here even in the volatile climate of northeastern Ohio. Most climates have some level of humidity, and where you find humidity, you find women and men battling frizzy “big” hair.  This is...