Sunburn Remedies Unveiled

Summer is on it’s way and with it comes the joy – and pain – of bare skin under the sun. Many Asians have a false sense of security thinking that they won’t burn. The truth is that while Asian skin does not burn as quickly as Caucasian skins, the greater all-day-round UV exposure at our equatorial position can nullify that advantage and lead to a nasty burn at the end […]

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Acne Triggers & Fighters Unveiled

Can eating certain foods give you pimples and breakouts? Turns out, our eating habits affect our bodies more than you think. But don’t worry, because you can change all that by cutting out these six acne-causing foods for clearer and healthier skin. First, a confession: My skin has been a veritable mess for the past three years. I escaped my teens with only a few instances of mild acne, only […]

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Surprising Home Remedies for Skin Infections You Need to Know

The skin is the outermost shield and the first line of defense that protects you from viruses, bacteria, and fungi. The skin provides a remarkably good barrier against most infections. Although many bacteria come in contact with or reside on the skin, they are normally unable to establish an infection. When skin infections do occur, they can range in size from a tiny spot to the entire body surface. They […]

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