As we move into the summer months, many consumers will want to reduce the risk of sun exposure by using a topical sunscreen. But apparently, sunscreens have serious risks.
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Measles continues to infect 20-30 million individuals every year, mainly in sub-Saharan Africa and in Asia, in areas where access to vaccines is limited. The Phillipines saw a large outbreak in January. In the United States, the CDC declared Measles as eradicated in 2000, but the recent months have seen the largest spike (700 cases in 22 states since January). Here’s explaining why Measles is such an important public health hazard.
The aloe vera plant holds some of nature’s richest healing secrets within it’s spiky leaves, but not all aloe vera products are created equal. Misleading labels often result in a product that is far from containing the actual aloe vera plant.
The new Russian drug is an amazing aging treatment discovery, which is already tested and slows down aging in plants, mushrooms, and fish.
Sometimes all we want is a little pampering and space to breathe. There is no better way to do this then by treating yourself to a spa night at home utilizing all natural ingredients and methods that you can trust.
There are so many natural first aid options, but the items on this top 10 list are the must-haves I couldn’t go without! Many of these items are widely available, and I like to keep them in multiple places whether I am at home or travelling.
You’ve had a makeover and you do look years younger, but did you know that your hands are one of the top revealers of your true age? Here’s some Dr. Oz advice on how to get younger looking hands right now – PLUS, a Dr. Oz “Anti-Aging Secrets” video.
Eczema affects 35 million Americans, and 10-20% of this alarming statistic includes children who suffer from this chronic skin condition on a daily basis. Kamedis is a revolutionary skincare line dedicated to bringing relief to a variety of skin conditions including dandruff, eczema, dry skin, scaly skin, itchy skin, and scalp. Their upcoming eczema product line has produced amazing clinical results.
A host of endocrine disrupting chemicals lurk in our skincare routines like phthalates, parabens, and many more. I have found many natural, non-toxic skincare products that act as safe and effective alternatives.
Endocrine disruptors are toxic chemicals found in a host of everyday items from household cleaning products to mattresses, but the sad truth is that many lurk in skincare products we put directly on our bodies every day.
Patients shouldn't treat their psoriasis with diet alone - it should be an add on to a dermatologist-approved treatment.
New research has confirmed that chemotherapy is virtually useless for breast cancer patients and discovered, in addition to killing tumor cells, chemotherapy treatment will actually enable cancer cells to spread.
Lets face it shopping for sunscreen is often a confusing activity. Let's look at some common sunscreen mistakes that people make so we can make the best choice for our family this summer.
If you are one of the lucky ones, you may not yet be seeing much change in your skin. But, if you are like the majority of women in their 40s, you may be noticing that your skin could use a little extra TLC. Too much sun damage and too many years neglecting to take care of your skin may finally be starting to show up in very real and distressing ways.
Everyone wants to avoid wrinkles and sun exposure at the same time, so a lot of make-up companies are now putting SPF in our foundation. This is convenient, but does make-up have enough SPF to count as sunscreen?
Throughout the years, nail fashions have changed and evolved. Whether you prefer short, neatly trimmed natural fingernails, or today’s hot stiletto style, we view nicely manicured nails as a sign of good grooming. But did you know that besides defining your style, your nails can actually tell more about you? Keep reading for seven surprising things your nails say about your health.
Atopic dermatitis (AT) is the most common type of eczema, especially in babies, and according to the National Eczema Association the prevalence of childhood eczema/atopic dermatitis in the US is 10.7%. Topical steroid creams sometimes help with relieving the itchiness and dryness caused by AT, but can cause allergic reactions themselves. So, these gentle on skin baths will keep your baby's eczema under control, and may be a great alternative to steroid creams.
One in five Americans will develop skin cancer in the course of a lifetime according to skincare.org. Here are some simple tips such as window film, on how you can protect yourself and your children.
Summer is approaching! It’s the time of year met with mixed emotions. On one hand you’re excited for the warmer weather, open toe shoes and weekends at the beach or pool. On the other hand you dread revealing the stubborn cellulite, dull skin, stretch marks, scarring from breakouts on the chest shoulders or back not to mention coarse hairs.
Drinking alcohol has a number of effects on the body that can impact the skin, says a board-certified dermatologist.
Let’s face it, no one is happy when the baby gets a diaper rash, but what can you do to prevent or remedy a rash without using harmful products, chemicals or drugs?
Your child has an eczema and you have tried all kinds of natural creams on his hands and Manuka honey, but no treatment works. No relief works and you are looking for solutions. Here are 9 stories about eczema treatment Emaxhealth reporters have covered before.
Men tend to suffer more with psoriasis than do women, according to a new scientific study, but the psoriasis can be cured permanently with natural treatments. Here are several ways psoriasis can be reversed with natural means.
The FDA has approved a new drug designed to treat moderate to severe cases of eczema that fail to respond to other options, such as topical applications. The price of the medication high, but help is available, offering hope for patients with moderate to severe eczema.
Wondering Whether You Should Take Botox? Here's Some Information From the American Society of Plastic Surgeons
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons has released a Q & A on botox and its related procedures. Here are some highlights.
When the temperature drops, your thermostat rises. But the hot, dry air can make your skin crack and feel uncomfortable. Here are some holistic dry skin remedies you can try.
Psoriasis is one of the more frustrating skin conditions, as it can be challenging to treat and cause embarrassment. Along with conventional over-the-counter and prescription medications, there is evidence that the herbal remedy curcumin can be effective for treating psoriasis.
3 Common Things You Use in Your Kitchen That Doctors Say Can Help Heal Frostbite and Help You Live Longer
Have a blister from the cold weather? Or maybe your muscles feel sore after an intense, healthy workout? Here are a few cheap, natural, and healthy remedies to ease your inflammation! They're right in your kitchen and help protect you from cancer and other inflammation-caused diseases too.