Tag: Skin

Effect of excercise on the aging face

Effect of excercise on the aging face

Is your workout making you look older? Frowning, smoking, gravity, and the passage of time – all of these factors can contribute to signs of ageing. However, is it possible that your workout regimen is also making you look older than your years? There may be some exercises that create less-than-appealing changes in the body. A warning for runners Have…

Is There Real Science Behind the Latest Beauty Fads?

Is There Real Science Behind the Latest Beauty Fads?

Beauty Fads Can Do More Harm Than Good Since the beginning of time, men and women have tried a number of products and treatments to either fit in with the existing beauty trends or improve their appearance. In the modern-day, cosmetic surgery is the accepted approach for looking your best. Yet, that hasn’t stopped a few new and odd-sounding beauty…

Chloasma

Chloasma

Chloasma is a common skin condition that occur during hormonal changes in pregnancy or during use of oral contraceptive pill. The condition causes tan to grey-brown patches on the face and develops mainly on the face. It affects women of all ethnic groups, but particularly those with Fitzpatrick skin types III–VI . It is also known as chloasma or mask…

Anti-oxidants: do they help skin condition

Anti-oxidants: do they help skin condition

Before you start relying too heavily on blueberries and walnuts to keep your skin clear, it is worth knowing that there are other measures necessary to care for your skin. There are countless products on the market – and we mean countless – for your skin, and the key is to find out what works for you and stick with…

Hold off the antibacterial face wash

Hold off the antibacterial face wash

Patients ask me: how do I care for my skin? Well, if you care about your skin, then you’ve probably developed a face washing routine. Face washing with a soothing cleanser is not just an important anti-aging and wrinkle management ritual, but it plays an pivotal part in the prevention of skin conditions like acne, rosacea and melia. Face wash routine can be…