Home Remedies for Mosquito Bites

Mosquito bites are one of the things we all try to avoid when holidaying or living in hotter climes and we go to great lengths, trying to ensure they don’t get to nibble on our flesh! When the greedy little “Mozzies” take a bite, they release a substance, which makes our skin react. This is…

Home Remedies for Acne

Acne is a tremendously embarrassing and burdensome problem for most people. Many attribute their acne to oily skin, food allergies, or say it’s hereditary. But none of these are absolutes. Sometimes, all your body needs is the right nutritional balance and proper skin care. Natural remedies can be just as effective as prescribed topical products….

Essential Oils for Eczema

Eczema is a common skin condition that affects children and adults. Itis sometimes called atopic dermatitis. Eczema causes skin problems,such as dryness, redness, crusting, cracking, blistering, oozing, or thickening of the skin. These symptoms may come and go, or they maybe there all the time. Eczema usually is treated with ointments and creams, most commonly…

Home Remedies for Hyper-pigmentation

Scores of us suffer from hyper pigmentation these days, a common and distressing skin condition marked by the presence of uneven dark patches in an otherwise even skin tone. That dark spot, scar or dull patch is inevitable especially with sun becoming harsher day by day.  Here are some of the natural ways in which…

Harmful Chemicals In Everyday Products

There are harmful chemicals present in everyday products that we use. We absorb up to 60% of what we put on our skin. Children’s bodies absorb 40-50% more than adults. They are at highest risk for diseases later in life when exposed to toxins. There are many health issues linked to toxic chemicals in the…

Home Remedies for Acne

Acne vulgaris is the most common cutaneous chronic inflammatory disorder of multifactorial origin with prevalence in adolescents. But is can occur in any age. Numbers of topical and systematic therapies using synthetic ingredients are available since so long to cure acne. Due to risk and side effects associated with previously used therapies, internal and external herbal remedies…

Home Remedies for Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a chronic skin disease that results from a malfunction of the immune system. Skin becomes inflamed and growth of skin cells increases. Psoriasis can develop at any age but usually first appears between the ages of 15 and 35 years. Some people inherit genes that make them more likely to develop psoriasis but…

Top Sunburn Home Remedies

When summer hits, people emerge from their indoor environments and spend a lot more time outdoors enjoying the fine weather. Beaches and parks become highly popular, while shorts, t-shirts and light clothing become the norm. Extra exposure to the ultraviolet (UV) rays of the sun helps the body to produce essential vitamin D, and the…

Honey for SkinCare

Honey face mask is an effective remedy for treating any skin problems such as acne, blackheads, blemishes, pigmentation, oily skin and other skin issues. Here are some overnight beauty tips which you can try at home with honey: Dry Lips : Exfoliate your lips and apply a thin layer of raw honey on your lips…