6 Common Causes of Dry Skin

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Do you suffer from chronic dry skin? Well, you aren’t alone. Nearly everyone will experience dry skin at some point in their life. When left unchecked, however, it can lead to redness and irritation and other related problems. The first step to preventing dry skin is understanding what causes it....

How to Care for Your Skin When Traveling

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It’s important to care for your skin when traveling. Stepping away from your “normal” environment may present new challenges for your skin health. And failure to take the necessary precautions may result in damage to your skin. So, consider the following tips to care for your skin when traveling. Wear...

The Skin and Beauty Benefits of Avocado Oil

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Made from pressed avocados, avocado oil is a versatile substance that’s commonly used in a cosmetic and beauty applications. It contains a high concentration of polyunsaturated and monounsaturated fat, making it a particularly effective ingredient for skincare regimens. If you’re still skeptical of avocado oil and the benefits it offers,...

The Do’s and Don’ts of Dealing with Rosacea

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Affecting roughly 14 million Americans, rosacea is common skin condition that’s characterized by the formation of pimples, dilated blood vessels, redness and swelling in the face. The exact cause of rosacea remains unknown, though risk factors like genetics and hormones are believed to play a role. If you suffer from...

How Winter Affects You Skin

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It’s not uncommon for men and women to experience skin problems in winter. The season’s cold temperatures and dry air creates the perfect recipe for skin distress. There are ways to overcome these challenges, but first you’ll need to understand how winter affects skin exactly. Dryness Humidity — the amount...

Simple Ways to Make Your Skin More Elastic

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Want to make your skin more elastic? Our bodies go through a myriad of changes as we age, one of which is a loss of skin elasticity. As explained by WebMD, the upper-most layer of skin, known as the epidermis, becomes thinner with age. When this occurs, the skin loses...

Top Foods for Healthy, Vibrant Skin

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The secret to achieving healthy, vibrant skin is to eat the right foods. If your diet consists largely of high-sodium and high-fat (the bad fat) foods, you’ll face an uphill battle trying to improve your skin. So, what are some of the best foods for your skin? Salmon First on...

How to Clear Up Acne Blemishes Fast

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Contrary to popular belief, acne can affect anyone at any given age. While it’s most common among adolescents, even adults can experience blemishes and breakouts. Thankfully, acne usually clears up on its own. But if you want to expedite the process, there are a few additional steps you can take....

How to Prevent Rosacea Flareups

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Affecting up to 3 million people in the United States, rosacea is an all-too-common skin condition that’s characterized by bouts of skin redness and inflammation, typically occurring on the face. While there’s no cure for it, there are ways to reduce the frequency and severity of flareups. If you suffer...

6 Tips for Ultra-Sensitive Skin

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Do you have sensitive skin? No two people have the exact same skin type. Those with sensitive skin, however, experience more noticeable reactions to the heat, cold, moisture, sun and products. You may experience skin dryness, for instance, during the winter, or perhaps certain skincare products cause your skin to...