Thats’ grape news!
According to a study published in the Journal of Agriculture and Food Chemistry, grapes may help protect skin cells against harmful ultraviolet rays. UVA and UVB rays trigger the creation of cell-killing reactions in skin, but special flavonoid compounds found in grapes were shown to reduce those reactions.
Skin care allergies:common causes
According to the American Academy of Dermatology, when people experience rashes related to skin care products, the following are the four most common causes of the irritation:
2. Preservatives (parabens, etc.)
3. Colors (dyes)
4. Formaldehyde (a bacteria inhibitor)
contains lactic acid, which makes it a natural alpha-hydroxy to help smooth skin and dissolve dead cells. Apply a cool mask made from plain, whole milk yogurt onto your face for 15-20 minutes, then rinse with warm water for a refreshing, nourishing experience.
Nail conditions: what’s normal?
The Mayo Clinic says that you should consult your doctor or dermatologist if you notice:
- Changes in nail color
- Changes in nail shape, such as curled nails
- Thinning or thickening of the nails
- Separation of the nail from the surrounding skin
- Bleeding around the nails
- Redness, swelling or pain around the nails
Sparkle and shine
It’s easy to forget to clean the jewelry you wear on a regular basis. According to the American Society of Appraisers, soaking jewelry with pearl, turquoise, coral and similar stones for a few minutes with warm, soapy water will eliminate most germs. You can also try using a small makeup brush on the surface of delicate rings and jewelry sets.