Why is my skin flaky and dry?
This flaky skin problem can often be solved without a doctor’s visit.  But, if it persists, see your doctor! Three main causes of flaky skin on the face and body: Flaky skin from Seborrhea (Dandruff) Seborrhea (Dandruff) causes flakes on the...
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How to Exfoliate Intelligently
A couple weeks ago I wrote a Tip on the truth about exfoliation. Here are some things to help you exfoliate intelligently. There isn’t a “formula” because we all have different skin types, we live in different climates and we engage...
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Avoiding Holiday Skin Freak Outs!
Here’s how to prevent Holiday Skin Freak outs: Are you Acne Prone? Watch your sleep – too little can disrupt your hormonal cycles which are what causes acne in the first place. Stay really regular with your topical acne meds...
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Keeping Fall and Winter Feet Soft and Smooth
Here’s the quick take on this: Dry skin build-up, callouses, and fissures respond best to a 20-40% urea cream.   This stuff is a miracle, especially the 40%.  A good one is Topix Urix 40 Urea Cream.  Should be between $26...
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Skin Problems Related to Gym Use
Well………there are several, but fortunately most are easily caught and cured.   Here are the main ones: Athlete’s foot –  can be between the toes OR look like just slightly scaly red skin on the entire bottom of the foot....
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How to Adjust Your Skin Care Products for Winter
Change of seasons can be tough on skin.   Here are ideas to make it easier. If you’re normal or dry, you will get even dryer, so adjust by………… Soap minimally –  Armpits and groin only and for your face...
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