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Aging Skin

By | 2018-02-09T15:10:14+00:00 December 10th, 2017|Info, News|

Skin is going to age as a natural process, but there are also conditions that cause premature skin aging. Intrinsic aging is the natural aging process of our bodies and our skin. There is not a lot we can do to change the natural aging process. Our skin will naturally become more thin and

Keratosis Pilaris

By | 2018-02-09T15:10:14+00:00 December 3rd, 2017|Info, News|

Keratosis pilaris is a skin condition that usually occurs in children. Characterized by dry skin areas with tiny bumps, Keratosis pilaris is both common and harmless. These patchy areas usually occur on the upper arms, thighs, cheeks, and buttocks. Dry weather can make them worse. Keratosis pilaris is so named because the condition is

Face Washing

By | 2018-02-09T15:10:15+00:00 November 26th, 2017|Info, News|

Simple face washing can help maintain healthy skin. Washing your face correctly is important when caring for your skin. Cleaning your face twice a day, morning and night, is a good cleaning habit to follow. Choosing the right products and washing in a gentle manner yields the best results. If you sweat heavily after

Spider Bite

By | 2018-02-09T15:10:15+00:00 November 19th, 2017|Info, News|

Most spider bites are harmless and require simple skin care.A spider bite, if you feel it at all, is a sharp, quick pricking feeling.If it is a harmless bite, you might not even feel the bite and might not have any symptoms. However, symptoms of a spider bite can include an inflamed bump on your

Mani Pedi

By | 2018-02-09T15:10:15+00:00 November 12th, 2017|Info, News|

Manicures and pedicures are a good way to take care of your nails, but there are some things you should know about getting them done. Treating yourself to a manicure or pedicure is more than just a luxurious act of self-care, it’s a time to note your nail condition. Things to look for include

Nail Care

By | 2018-02-09T15:10:15+00:00 November 5th, 2017|Info, News|

Good nail care is more than just cosmetic. Did you know that your nails help to tell the story of your overall health? It doesn’t take much time to care for your nails and keep them looking neat and healthy. But first, take a look at your nails and notice how they look. Are

Seasonal Skin Care

By | 2018-02-09T15:10:15+00:00 October 29th, 2017|Info, News|

As the seasons change, so do your skin care needs.As the seasons transition from summer to fall and then winter, so do our skin care needs. That said, no matter what the time of year, sunscreen is always an essential part of any skin care regimen.Always start your daily skin care routine with a broad-spectrum

Winter Chapped Lips and Skin

By | 2018-02-09T15:10:15+00:00 October 22nd, 2017|Info, News|

Winter weather can cause chapped lips and skin. Spending time in cold weather temperatures can take a toll on sensitive exposed skin areas, especially your lips. Your poor lips bear the brunt of cold temperatures, lack of humidity, and spending time outside – especially if you are engaged in an active sport. Protecting your

Plaque Psoriasis

By | 2018-02-09T15:10:15+00:00 October 8th, 2017|Info, News|

Plaque psoriasis is the most common form of psoriasis. Plaque psoriasis is the most common form of psoriasis. Psoriasis is called an autoimmune disease because it occurs when T-cells that usually fight viruses and bacteria in the body attack healthy cells instead. The T-cells also join with neutrophils (white blood cells) to accelerate the build-up

Pustular Psoriasis

By | 2018-02-09T15:10:15+00:00 October 1st, 2017|Info, News|

There are several types of pustular psoriasis and they are all treatable. Pustular psoriasis is a type of psoriasis; there are several types of pustular psoriasis including Von Zumbusch, palmoplantar, and acropustulosis. Psoriasis is called an autoimmune disease because it occurs when T-cells that usually fight viruses and bacteria in the body attack healthy cells