Despite being 93 million miles away from the earth, the sun still packs a punch, and it’s not just your skin that can suffer the consequences of its rays. Studies have found that a farmer is much more likely to suffer from eye problems such as cataracts at a younger […]
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It seems a paradox: if the upper layer of skin changes about once a month, then why does the skin age? There are several reasons. Chronological aging The passage of time destroys the skin. As the years go by, the skin undergoes a number of biochemical changes. First, the epidermis cells no longer […]
Light is present all around us, whether the natural light from the sun during the day, fluorescent light from lightbulbs or laser pointers used for presentations. As much as we depend on light to grow our food, create electricity, and illuminate our lives, we have also been warned that too […]
While genetics can play a crucial role in your chances of getting cancer, there are some things that you can do to reduce your risk. From eating a healthy diet to getting regular physical exams, you can increase your chances of enjoying a happy, healthy and long life with the […]
Everybody wants to hold on to their youth. However, no matter how much we try to look after ourselves, wrinkles seem to appear regardless, often seemingly overnight. People deal with this differently, with some people turning to the nearest wrinkle cream they can find. Others look for something more professional […]
You should think twice before you go out to enjoy outdoor activities without proper skin protection. Ultraviolet rays from the sun can seriously damage your skin, though it might not be apparent until much later. Many health organizations, such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, do not recommend […]