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Skin
July 26, 2020

Why is my skin itchy?

Are you constantly attacking your skin with your nails, trying to relieve that irritating itch that will simply not go away? There are many different causes for itchy skin; let’s take a look at some of the possible culprits.
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SkinStress
July 19, 2020

This is how stress affects your skin!

A little bit of stress keeps you on your toes and actually helps keep you motivated. But when stress gets too much and is persistent, it starts messing with your sleep patterns, metabolism and general health – and it also starts showing on your skin. Yikes!
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Skin
January 27, 2020

Getting a tattoo? Here are the do’s and don’ts

Thinking of getting inked? Choose a reputable tattoo parlour and do your research first.
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Skin
November 22, 2019

The best home remedies for sunburn

Summertime means lots of time outdoors, good for your health, not so good for your skin. Be sure to take precaution this summer.
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Skin
October 7, 2019

Do moisturisers really work?

The basic function of moisturisers is to help treat your skin when it's dry and prevent it from drying out again.
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Skin
August 8, 2019

These good bacteria live on your skin

By now, you’ve probably heard of the gut microbiome: the array of microorganisms that live in your digestive system. It turns out that your skin has its own community too.
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Skin
August 2, 2019

Can you treat eczema with your diet?

Eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis, is a condition known to cause patches of dry, itchy skin on your body. It usually develops as a result of inflammation.
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Skin
June 17, 2019

How do antioxidants help your skin?

Read the label on most skincare products and you’ll see “antioxidants” on the label. But why are antioxidants important for the health of your skin?
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Skin
June 17, 2019

Why homemade sunscreen is a no-go

It may sound like a quick and cheap fix, but homemade sunscreen could harm your skin.
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Skin
March 20, 2019

Is your medication causing acne?

If you have acne, you are not alone. While doctors don’t always know the cause of acne, they do know that changing hormone levels, genes and some cosmetics may play a role. Certain medication can also be to blame.
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