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Hоw Strеѕѕ Cаuѕеѕ Hаіr Lоѕѕ?

The problem of thinning hair may be caused by a genetic predisposition that comes from a family history of thinning hair. Health problems such as Hyperthyroid or Hypothyroid conditions; medications such as chemotherapy, any hormone replacement medications including birth control pills are culprits often overlooked. It is normal to shed some hair each day as […] Read more

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Hоt Tірѕ Tо Prеvеnt Hаіr Lоѕѕ!

While Androgenetic Alopecia is the number one reason why individuals experience hair loss, it is not the only one. Medical conditions such as hypothyroidism, ringworm and fungal infections can cause hair loss. Certain medications such as blood thinners, gout medication, birth control pills and too much vitamin A can cause sudden or abnormal hair loss […] Read more

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FACE-ING THE COLD

Oil Up Indoor heating might keep you cosy, but it really dries out skin. Whether oily or sensitive, add a face oil to your night-time routine to intensify the nurturing action. Most creams contain a little oil, but not enough to make a big difference in water loss. Look for great sources of antioxidant ingredients […] Read more

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Skin Pigmentation Disorders

THE PROBLEM: PIGMENTATION Pigmentation is caused by many things – hormones, sun damage and acne scarring are usually the biggest culprits. THE SOLUTION: While some forms of pigmentation can be concealed with a dab of foundation, it’s sometimes not so easily dealt with – and anyway, the aim is always to have a clear complexion, […] Read more

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All About Rosacea

THE PROBLEM : ROSACEA THE SOLUTION: Rosacea is an often embarrassing uncontrollable flushing of the cheeks (and other areas of the face). It can be triggered by stress, heat and even spicy food, and can often also cause acne-like bumps brought on by the inflammation. Of course, the first step is to avoid things that […] Read more

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FIRST SIGNS OF AGEING

THE PROBLEM: FIRST SIGNS OF AGEING THE SOLUTION: Although the skin’s ageing process starts long before you notice it, the first signs of ageing start to appear when you’re in your 30s. Crow’s feet, faint frown lines, dark spots and a dull complexion – these are the early indicators. The solution is to take your […] Read more

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SKIN SOLUTIONS

THE PROBLEM: DRY AND FLAKY SKIN Skin is parched and needs to be hydrated THE SOLUTION: To combat this problem e ectively, you need to do more than slap on a thick layer of moisturiser. Dead skin cells (especially if skin has become fl aky) need to be sloughed o . An exfoliator is great, […] Read more

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Fab Facials

We offered up our faces for some indulgent treatments. Here’s our pamper-rating QMS MEDICOSMETICS OXYGEN FACIAL Maybe Corpaci, Junior Beauty Editor R850 for 90 minutes The Experience: Aimed at promoting cell regeneration, this facial is a skin boost with immediate, visible results. The treatment begins with a thorough cleanse, followed by deep exfoliation to remove […] Read more