Skin, Lip and Body Care

Does Salt Therapy Work for Skin Conditions?

Beauty insiders are buzzing about what seems like a “new” skin treatment, but actually has its roots in a very old treatment. It’s called “salt therapy,” and it’s being lauded for all kinds of rejuvenating, anti-aging, stress-relieving, and even eczema-soothing benefits. Can sitting in salt really do all this? We decided to look into it.

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Skin, Lip and Body Care

5 Ways to Protect the Skin’s Stem Cells

What do you think of when you hear “stem cells?” Do you imagine scientific experiments to clone body parts or research on new health treatments? Don’t worry—we’re not talking about either of those things, but we are going to talk about stem cells. Why? Because there are many stem cells in the skin, and keeping

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How to Care for Skin After Radiation Treatment for Breast Cancer

Cancer treatments can be very hard on the skin. Whereas chemotherapy may cause dryness, flakiness, and hair loss, radiation can lead to side effects that are similar to those caused by sun damage. Every patient is different, and treatments often vary too, so how your skin reacts may be different from how someone else’s skin

Skin, Lip and Body Care

All About Lipids and Why They’re Good for Your Skin

Most of the time when we talk about fat, we’re complaining because we have too much of it. When it comes to skincare, though, we need healthy fats to look our best. Except we don’t call them fats—we call them “lipids.” What are Lipids? Lipids are skin’s natural fats, and unlike the fat we get