DIY Facial Peels for Home Use : Types and Purposes

Facial peels are becoming a popular DIY home treatment as people flock to less expensive (and natural) alternatives to professionally administered skin care.  A trip to a dermatologist or aesthetician for a skin peel can easily run anywhere from $80 to over $100.  As long as due cauti
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Garlic Cloves

Can a Garlic Clove Make a Zit Disappear?

Garlic is a well-known natural antibiotic. So it’s not a huge surprise that a home remedy I recently stumbled across involves using this pungent herb to help defeat acne, which is caused by a bacteria. Antibiotics kill bacteria, so it logically follows that garlic would help to
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Carotenoids

How Carrots, Sweet Potatoes Can Make Your Skin Glow

Those bright orange and yellow veggies and fruits in the produce section don’t only look sunny and pretty, they also can really make a difference in how your skin looks when you ensure their incorporation into your daily diet. There are several that can really enhance any meal,
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brown spots sun damage

Natural Remedies for Brown Spots (aka “Age Spots”)

One off the biggest skin complaints in women who are past 30, other thank fine lines and wrinkles, are something that you increasingly see after the age of about 25-27 due to years of sun exposure.  I’m talking about age spots, otherwise known as brown spots, liver spots and an array
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Don’t Forget to Protect Your Face from the Sun

I’m a big advocate of sun exposure. As much as it has been vilified as a major cause of skin cancer, its preventive powers for so many other health issues (and seemingly paradoxically, many different cancers) does not warrant staying out of the sun simply for fear of over exposure. Yo
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