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Sun protection for this summer

Sun protection for this summer

 SUN PROTECTION You are not wearing sunscreen because it is cloudy!???? Let me ask you if can you can see and feel UV rays? No, you can’t! Sunlight can be seen and infrared rays are felt as warm, but you cannot see or feel UV rays and up to 90% of UV rays can get through light clouds! And beware of those holidays! UV rays…

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SENSITIVE SKIN

SENSITIVE SKIN

by Dr S Virmani, MBBS, MD. LLB (Copyright protection)  What is sensitive skin? People with sensitive akin often complain that they cannot use products, as products sting or they have breakouts with products. When we assess you for sensitive skin, we look for: Very dry skin Excessive blushing And skin reactions Skin disease such as eczema, psoriasis and rosacea And…

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VITAMIN C AND SKIN

VITAMIN C AND SKIN

Vitamin C is an antioxidant, used to treat and prevent changes associated with sun related ageing and hyperpigmentation. WHAT IS IT? Vitamin C is one of the naturally occurring antioxidants in nature. Plants can manufacturen Vit C but humans cannot, therefore, we must consume citrus fruits, green leafy vegetables, strawberries, papaya and broccoli to get our daily quota of Vit C. WHAT DOES IT…

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What is Acne?

What is Acne?

Acne is a skin condition characterised by blackheads and whiteheads also called comedones, and pus-filled spots. Most people notice it in their teenage years when it starts, and different people suffer differently with symptoms ranging from few spots involving the face, neck, back and or the chest to a severe inflammation and infection requiring hospitalisation. Acne can also start for…

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