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Psoriasis Treatment

PPsoriasis has on many occasions been given descriptions without any tangible definition. About 2 percent of the global population has been reported to suffer from this skin condition.It affects people of both sexes and all races. Caucasians account for a slightly higher number of victims compare to people of African origin at 2.5 and 1.3 percent respectively. People of all ages can be affected though its more prevalent in young adults.  The majority of individuals who develop psoriasis do so between the ages of 15 and 30. The total number of people that develop psoriasis before age 40 is about 75 percent. The ages between 50 and 60 also record high numbers of this skin condition. When the body or skin attempts to get rid of toxins, the outcome is manifested as...

Skin Problems

TThe skin can itch, have breakouts, and generally act weird at times. Many times it is very difficult to pinpoint the exact causes of these problems. Knowing the general symptoms and types of  skin problems can give us clues on various skin conditions. There is a wide variety of skin problems that can possibly affect the skin. Some of these skin conditions may be severe like skin cancer. Other conditions include reddening of the face like rosacea. Common Types of Skin Problems Some common skin conditions include skin blisters and psoriasis  skin problems. Psoriasis symptoms may include cracked and scaly skin. Red patches on the scaly areas is also a possible symptom. Blisters come in an assortment of sizes. Some blisters may be red or itchy, while others may be...

Homemade Acne Scar Removal

TThough teenagers bear most of the brunt of acne, sometimes adults can get affected too. When these disfiguring effects arise,  homemade acne scar removal remedies come in handy. These treatments offer affordable and accessible options to these ugly scars. There are many homemade acne scar removal  methods some of which are cumbersome and produce minimal results. Many of these remedies have exaggerated reputations that are sometimes mythical and very confusing. Thankfully, there are options available that can give you concrete results. Some quick remedies are effective and very practical. Most of the ingredients used in homemade acne scar removal, form part of working ingredients in the kitchen. These natural acne scar remedies are free from harmful chemicals....

Laser Hair Removal Side Effects

DDue to the growing popularity of laser hair removal, it would appear as though its side effects are not quite severe, and everything falls into place in time. In matters of hair texture and skin sensitivity individuals can be as different as day and night. While some individuals may get away with mild side effects, others may suffer adverse reactions. It pays to keep yourself well informed, from internet sources and friends with similar experiences. Perhaps you considered the similar electrolysis hair removal technique before settling on laser hair removal. Electrolysis offers permanent hair removal because it thoroughly combs through to each hair follicle. However, it is more time consuming and its expensive.  Laser hair removal benefits includes it quickness....

Does Cocoa Butter Remove Acne Scars

HHaving acne is bad enough but the scars left behind can be worse. Eventually, the acne infection subsides even without medication. However, the acne scars are like a monumental reminder that stay put forever. Having the acne scars patterned all over your face can be a nightmarish experience. Surgery can be used to as acne scar treatment, but this is an expensive option. Some home made remedies can be very helpful in scar removal. Other remedies are just myths that can worsen your acne scars quest. So Does Cocoa Butter Remove Acne Scars? Cocoa butter is one home made acne scar removal remedy that is highly recommended. The real question remains does cocoa butter remove acne scars?  To put it bluntly, yes it does. Cocoa butter was the chief home made remedy used by...

Eczema in Kenya

WWhen your skin becomes irritated or inflamed, a number of medical conditions may be responsible. Eczema refers to a whole bunch of these skin problems. Eczema is a medical  condition that affects people of all races. Atopic dermatitis eczema, also known as atopic eczema is the most common skin eczema type.  Some diseases exhibit tendencies that are commonly inherited. When these tendencies mutate into such allergic conditions such as hay fever and asthma they are referred to as atopic. Having more than one member of a family with the condition is not very rare. Eczema sufferers usually have a family background of the condition or of the above allergic conditions. The link between eczema and these allergic conditions in not fully understood. About 10 to 20...