Archive for the Skin Health Category

The Rainbow Connection

While the visible light we receive from the sun is a mixture of all the different colors of the spectrum, it appears almost white in color. When the air bends the light, a rainbow is created, causing the various wavelengths of light to beco.. Read More

Skin Health | 08.2.08 | 2 Comments

Light Therapy—Tomorrow’s Technology Today

For many years dermatologists have used light to treat a wide variety of skin diseases. Psoriasis and various forms of eczema retreat when exposed to sunlight. Certain forms of cancer are also treated with a combination of UV light and psor.. Read More

Skin Health | 08.2.08 | No Comments

A Spicy Skin Rejuvenator

You should know about an exciting new product—oil of oregano. According to Dr. Cass Ingram, a physician, researcher, and author of 20 books, including Natural Cures for Killer Germs and The Cure Is in the Cupboard, oil of oregano possesse.. Read More

Skin Health | 08.2.08 | No Comments

Neuropeptides: The Information Superhighway to Cellular Repair

The skin has abundant nerve endings whose role is to provide information to the brain. It is also composed of many different types of cells, such as fibroblasts and keratinocytes, as well as messengers such as hormones, neuropeptides, and.. Read More

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Antioxidants + Anti-inflammatories = Anti-aging

It is extremely important to understand the mechanisms of chronic, pervasive, subclinical (invisible to the naked eye) inflammation and its role in aging skin. This inflammation can be triggered by sun exposure, harsh environmental exposu.. Read More

Health, Skin Health | 08.2.08 | No Comments

Facing the Facts About Insulin

Loss of muscle tone and muscle mass increases with weight gain and is also a normal, albeit unwelcome, occurrence of aging. However, we can counteract this. The end goal of following the anti-inflammatory lifestyle is to prevent an exaggera.. Read More

Dieting, Skin Health | 08.2.08 | No Comments

Eat Your Way to Firmer Skin

We all know that we are what we eat, and that includes how young we are. It may come as a surprise to learn that what we eat can help determine how young (or old) we look. However, we now know that certain categories of foods are vital to m.. Read More

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