July 2011

Therapy For Keratosis

July 31, 2011

Therapy For Keratosis LED light therapy is a method of keratosis treatment that induces the use of photosensitizing drug and a particular type of light. The method used to cure keratosis is activated by a certain wavelength of light that is delivered by LED’s. This kind of therapy works to destroy the bacteria that causes [...]

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Age Spot Treatment

July 30, 2011

Age Spot Treatment Skin blemishes can be a nuisance to your appearance if they appear in areas noticeable to others. An age spot also known as a liver spot or solar lentigo, are one such skin blemish. Light brown or black in color and measures a few millimeters in size. These small patches or blemishes, [...]

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Pigmentation Home Remedy

July 29, 2011

Pigmentation Home Remedy Pigmentation can cause skin to appear discoloured or blotchy, & can make areas of the skin appear lighter or darker than normal. Pigmentation disorders are caused by an overproduction or underproduction of melanin. Melanin is a natural pigment in the body that produces hair, eye and skin colour. Melanin protects the body [...]

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Liver Spots Home Remedy

July 28, 2011

Liver Spots Home Remedy Liver spots are a skin condition characterized by dark spots with colors ranging from brown tan-brown to red or black. They are caused by exposure to harsh sunlight and appear mainly on adults aged above the age of forty. As the skin ages it becomes less immune to the harsh effects [...]

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Home Remedy For Treating Seborrheic Keratosis

July 27, 2011

Home Remedy For Treating Seborrheic Keratosis Seborrheic Keratosis is a skin condition which is noncancerous and involves skin growths. The skin growths are brought about by abnormal growth of skin cells. The growths appear in different colors from black to light tan and are oval or round. They feel flat or slightly elevated and can [...]

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Keratosis & Hydroquinone

July 26, 2011

Keratosis & Hydroquinone Hydroquinone is a very popular chemical used for de-pigmentation. It has been used both for cosmetic purposes and in battling a variety of skin conditions, including keratosis. In order to fully appreciate the efficacy of hydroquinone as a treatment, it is necessary to understand why hydroquinone is so popular and thus why [...]

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Treating Age Spots With Apple Cider Vinegar

July 25, 2011

Treating Age Spots With Apple Cider Vinegar Have you ever heard the old wives tale that you can use apple cider vinegar to treat age spots? Using something from your cupboard to treat blemishes on your skin is really amazing.  More and more scientist and alternative medicine professionals are finding new and inexpensive & natural [...]

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Home Remedies For Treating Keratosis

July 24, 2011

Home Remedies For Treating Keratosis There are a variety of methods out there for treating the skin condition keratosis. One such method includes the use of different oils both to promote prevention and to treat the symptoms. Many persons are reluctant to pursue modern medicines for a variety of reasons, e.g. the expensive, a mistrust [...]

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Treatment Options For Liver Spots

July 23, 2011

Treatment Options For Liver Spots Liver Spots, which are usually painless flat, brown spots of pigmentation, have several available treatments for affected individuals to choose from. Some examples include use of chemical peels, cryosurgery, laser treatments, creams, skin lighteners, etc. There are also a number of skin lighteners available for treating liver spots. Liver spots [...]

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Intense Pulsed Light Therapy For Age Spots

July 22, 2011

Intense Pulsed Light Therapy For Age Spots Intense pulsed light (IPL) therapy or photofacial is a non-invasive and non-ablative technology that gives off intense burst of red or blue light directly to the skin. This technology was first used in hospitals by medical doctors, but as time advanced and technology became cheaper, it found its [...]

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