Derived from the beans of the castor tree, castor oil is rich in fatty acids and vitamins that are extremely nourishing to the skin and hair. It has been traditionally used as a natural moisturiser, anti-inflammatory agent, an emollient to cure wounds and fungus, and even as an oral laxative. Most importantly, castor oil’s reputation for hair growth has made it a popular choice to grow thicker, more lustrous hair, eyebrows and eyelashes. Castor oil helps to improve blood circulation, reduces bacterial and fungal infections, stimulates the lymphatic system and is a powerful emollient.
How to Identify Skin Tags? Skin tags are benign skin-colored growths on the surface of the skin that resemble a small, soft balloon which is suspended on a slender stalk. They are typically small in size but occasionally larger skin tags are also found. Skin tags commonly appear in parts of the body with folds like the neck, under the arms, in the groin, and on the eyelids. They typically do not increase in size once formed. What causes a Skin Tag? Although it is not certain what causes tags, the friction due to the skin rubbing against skin can be a causative factor, since the growths us
Most women love to have soft and glowing skin and, thus going to a beauty salon has been a part of most women’s beauty regime. But in most cases, the effect of a salon facial stays just for a couple of days. And it often turns out that the facial probably did more harm than good. If you too have experienced the same and are looking for a much longer-lasting solution, then a Medi-Facial might be the perfect solution for you! What is a Medi Facial? Performed under the supervision of a dermatologist, no bleaching chemicals are used in a medi-facial. Rather, the products used are s
Cystic pimples: What are they? How can they be treated? Cystic pimples occur when, on the human skin, large, reddish and painful growth, filled with a liquid or gel like substance appears. This happens when the opening of the skin’s oil glands become blocked, usually with dead cells, and become infected. This goes deep into the skin leading to reddish, pus filled growth we call, the pimple. This will hurt and itch severely. And, if it bursts, the infection will spread. These are to be treated immediately, as they can affect large portions of the skin and leave ugly scars.
Laser hair removal is a cosmetic hair removal procedure, where a concentrated beam of light; the laser is focussed on the hair follicle and destroys it, which causes the hair to fall off naturally. And, no, the hair is not burned out by the laser. Naturally, such a process has side effects, and one of which is the marks left behind by the burning laser beam. These are usually first degree burns, considered the mildest of burns. Permanent scarring is extremely rare. Laser burns are just like any other heat caused burns, and treated the same, that is, depending on the degree of its severity.
When it comes to the removal of unwanted hair, you will have plenty of choices in front of you. But, most of these options give only temporary results. And you might have invested a lot of money and time for it. If you are still searching for an effective solution for removing unwanted hair, a Laser Hair Removal is the best choice for you. Laser hair removal provides long-lasting results as it destroys the hair follicle. However, people with sensitive skin will doubt the safety side of this procedure. Is laser hair removal safe on sensitive skin? Let us have a look. How does laser ha
Having a child is a blessing and taking care of them happens through an emotional and responsible way of approach. All lovable parents are always concerned and aware of seasonal issues happening in their children. One such issue is the seasonal itching and skin problems. Many of our kids are at such a bad spot in certain parts of the year and we often find ourselves helpless to prevent it. It comes and goes and we saw them to the nearest dermatologist only for short term relief. The truth of the matter is that our children need substantive care from an experienced medical professional who can
Men going bald is bad enough, but what happens if a woman begins to go bald. It must be the end of the world for many women rightfully so. Regardless of what Cosmo magazine states, having a beautiful head of hair is a matter of great pride of any woman. Losing it can be an extremely traumatic experience. However, there are various conditions when a woman can face thinning of hair. Here are some common reasons; 1.Auto-immune disease- Your body is directly causing the hair thinning.2.After the effect of disease - A disease that affected you previously is the cause of your hair thinning.3.Medica
There are times when people want to have tattoos removed from their body. That is when they find themselves walled in by the popular notion that permanent tattoos cannot be removed.Of course, it is a misconception! With laser tattoo removal it is possible to erase permanent tattoos. Q Switched Laser Tattoo RemovalLaser tattoo removal is a common and an effective tattoo removal procedure existing today. A laser can produce the right wavelength of light to remove even dark, complex and bright tattoos.Which are the four types of Q switched laser: Q-switched ruby laser Q-switched Nd: YAG (neo
Warts are the annoying extended growths on the skin surface caused by the virus known as Human Papilloma. Most of the warts are noncancerous but are highly contaminated and can spread from one infected individual to another through contact. The appearance of warts is most common in children when compared with adults due to their weak immune system. TYPES OF SKIN WARTS Based on the place of growth on the body and appearance warts are classified as 1. COMMON WARTS – These warts are common among children that usually appear on hands and fingers in the form of small rough bu
Are you having too much dandruff on your scalp? Is this embarrassing you in front of your friends and family? Yes, dandruff is not only disturbing but also it leads to hair fall. But don't worry! Dandruff can be controlled with proper diagnosis and treatment. You might have used several dandruff control shampoos, conditioner, hair mask and other drugstore hair products. But none of them has given any actual results. So it's important to choose the right clinic for such kind of treatment. Experts will assist you in the right direction and you won't have to waste money on useless products! Now
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