Category: Skin Health

Manage Acne and Rosacea by Changing your Skin Care Routine

acne and rosacea

We’ve all had acne as teenagers, but it can be even more embarrassing to have acne as an adult. This is the most common skin condition in the United States, affecting up to 50 million Americans each year. Rosacea affects an estimated 14 million (1 in 20 people) in the U.S. It is often mistaken…


Could Taking A Probiotic Help Manage Eczema?

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Eczema is a common skin condition that causes dry, red, itchy skin. For many, it can be a daily challenge. The National Eczema Association reports that it is very common and effects over 30 million Americans. According to their website, the word “eczema” is derived from a Greek word meaning “to boil over”, which describes…


Study: Almost Half of African-American Woman have Experienced Hair Loss

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Most individuals shed 50 to 100 hairs per day. This isn’t a concern though, as new hair grows at the same rate. But when your hair does not grow in at the same rate it is falling out, visible hair loss occurs. There could be numerous reasons for this interruption of growth – family history,…


Skin Care: It’s Not Just What We Put In, But It’s What We Keep Out

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You’ll notice this standardized statement on all of our Skin Care (and Baby Care) products – “Does not contain Parabens, Petroleum, Colorants, Fragrance, Sulfates or Benzoic Acid”. But what does that mean? Did you know that we absorb up to 60 percent of what we apply on our skin? Yes, it is true! Anything you…


Hair Spotlight: What You Need to Know About Alopecia Areata

Alopecia Areata

According to the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), Alopecia Areata is a medical condition where hair falls out in round patches, predominantly on the scalp. This condition occurs because the immune system attacks the hair follicles (the structures that contain the roots of the hair), which causes hair loss. Causes of Alopecia Areata Alopecia is…