hives

If you suffer from frequent bouts of hives, you know that they can be uncomfortable and embarrassing. The appearance of these red welts on your skin can bring unwanted attention from others who wonder if they are contagious. Hives, also called urticaria, are a common condition that can be brought on by a number of…

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skin types

For a question that seems so straightforward, it can be a challenge to answer with confidence. What is your skin type?  Caring for your skin can require patience, but the number one ingredient is knowledge. A big piece of the puzzle is knowing your skin type. While it can certainly be confusing to confidently choose…

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man shaving face

While you may like the look and feel of a shaved beard or smooth legs, regularly shaved skin can be susceptible to razor bumps. Men, and black men in particular, are prone to developing razor bumps on their faces, necks and chests. Women can also develop these bumps on their legs, armpits or bikini lines. …

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spider veins

Veins are not something that most people think about until there is a problem. Although they are often overlooked, your veins play a vital role in the transport of blood back to your heart. They move oxygen and nutrients throughout your body so you can function optimally. When they aren’t working properly, your health will…

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woman washing hands

As if we didn’t have enough on our minds, cold and flu season is around the corner. And although COVID-19 has many people even more aware of how to prevent the spread of disease and avoid germs, it might be worth a refresher as we get closer to the fall and winter seasons. After all,…

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pores

If you struggle with acne, you have probably heard a great deal about pores. Enlarged pores, clogged pores and blocked pores all contribute to the appearance of pimples. You may have even purchased hundreds (or even thousands) of dollars-worth of products and treatments that claim to minimize or reduce the appearance of your pores. But,…

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