Steroid-Free Treatment Options for Psoriasis

The National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) states that about 8 million people currently have psoriasis, with nearly 60 percent reporting the disease to be a large problem in their everyday lives. Psoriasis is an autoimmune disease that causes raised, red, scaly patches to appear on the skin. These patches usually affect the elbows, knees, and scalp,

Toxic Talk and Labels

Deadly Superbugs in Your Makeup Bag?

How often do you clean out the products in your makeup bag? If you’re like most of us, not often. But we may all need to change that habit, and quickly, considering the results of a recent study. Scientists tested a group of products commonly found in makeup bags, and what they found would make

Skin, Lip and Body Care

Spend vs. Save: Where to Invest in Your Skin Care

Trying to maintain your best skin without breaking the bank is getting more difficult every year. The skincare industry is booming, with new products appearing on the market every week. We all want to look younger, and when we hear about new ingredients that can diminish the appearance of wrinkles and smooth skin tone, we

Skin, Lip and Body Care

Valentine’s Couples Tattoos—How to Make Sure They Heal Well

Valentine’s Day is a popular time to get tattoos, particularly for couples. Tattoo artists say that when it comes to proclaiming feelings of love, more couples are ditching the flowers and saying it with skin these days. For some, there is still the fear of “tattoo regret” should the relationship fail to work out, but