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Beauty Benefits Of Honey

Jonathan Huynh

Honey is naturally antibacterial, so it’s great for acne treatment and prevention. And when it comes to aging, honey is full of antioxidants, so it is great for slowing down the aging process. Take that Father Time! But not only that, honey can provide a great complexion boost. It is extremely moisturizing and soothing, so it helps create a radiant glow. Here are a few additional overnight beauty tips you should try: Dry Lips – Exfoliate your lips and apply a thin layer of raw honey on your lips before going to bed, to wake up with soft, smooth lips. ...


Are chemicals in beauty products making us ill?

Anyone who has ever glanced at a lotion or shampoo bottle has probably noticed a mystifying array of multi-syllabic chemicals. We assume they’re safe enough to put on our bodies – but how much do we really know about the products we apply on each day? The US cosmetics and personal care industry – everything from makeup to shampoo, lotion and sunscreen – is largely self-regulated. Since it first came under FDA purview in the 1930s, the industry has had only nine chemicals banned from use. More than 12,000 chemicals are approved for use today. American women use an average...


A Dermatologist's Skin Care Recommendations

Jonathan Huynh

Tags acne, blackhead, charcoal mask, deep cleaning, mask, skincare

Anyone who has walked the skin-care aisles of a drug store knows just how overwhelming it can be to find a regimen that works for you. When patients ask what to buy, the answer is simple: I only recommend products that have scientific studies that support their use and have proven benefits. A Dermatologist's Morning Skin Care Routine The first thing to do after waking up is cleanse the skin with a gentle foaming facial cleanser. Look for products that are free and clear, which means they don't contain any allergens and won't strip the skin of its natural oils....


How CBD Can Help in Your Skincare Routine

CBD, or Cannabidiol has become legal in all 50 states and in many other countries, the possibilities for this product is endless. There are many products already that have CBD as its primary ingredient.  So what is CBD? CBD is one of the cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant. It is known for its many functions such as reducing pain, inflammation, anxiety, stress, epilepsy, and many other problems. How does CBD help your skin? To start, research has found that CBD can help with preventing skin aging. The aging of the skin can occur to a variety of reasons such as eating and...


How to get Healthy and Glowing Skin

Jonathan Huynh

Green Solutions to Make Your Skin Glow Great skin is simply skin that is healthy. Healthy skin tends to look and feel smoother with few blemishes. Glowing skin is not hard to achieve if you follow of few of the methods described here as these techniques reduce scars, shrink pores, and improve the skin’s overall elasticity. Exfoliating Exfoliation is usually done with a scrub, facial brush, or both. The purpose of exfoliating the skin is to clean out and cleanse the pores of any product build up. This build-up can be from wearing makeup or just regular lotion you apply on your...