Skin and Beauty

Skin and Beauty

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 00:42

About ASAP Ingredients

The skin is a very active structure and by far the largest organ of the body. To correctly prescribe for the skin it is necessary to determine which layer or structure within the skin is the site of the problem. In acne and sun-damaged skin the exfoliation process can be delayed leading to a build up of dead skin cells on the surface of the skin and within hair follicles. This build up leads to dull, flaky skin seen in sun-damaged skin and the development of pimples and comedones in an acne afflicted skin. Located inside the hair follicle is…
Wednesday, 25 February 2015 00:24

Helens Beauty Quick Guide to Skin Types

Normal Skin Normal skin has a clear appearance, is smooth to touch, has very few, if any, blemishes. The pores are often small to medium in size, skin elasticity is tight and skin tone is even.Dry, Ageing Skin Dry skin can be sensitive to changes in the temperature. It often feels tight, especially after cleansing and can appear dry and flaky with a tendency towards fine wrinkles. Pore size tends to be small so blemishes are smaller and infrequent.Oily Skin Oily skin often appears shiny with enlarged pores. This type of skin is prone to acne, white heads and open…
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