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Entries from June 2009

Is a chemical skin peel right for me? or you?

June 23rd, 2009 · Comments Off on Is a chemical skin peel right for me? or you?

Since I started this blog, people have been asking me questions about keeping skin young, and one of the most popular questions is about the chemical skin peel. Chemical skin peels are not new, in fact they’ve been available for a few years. There are different types of peel and it can be confusing to […]

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Tags: Skin Peels

I Want to Get Rid of These Skin Tags!

June 22nd, 2009 · Comments Off on I Want to Get Rid of These Skin Tags!

What are skin tags? They’re ugly, that’s what! They are little pieces of skin that somehow get folded over, sometimes hanging on by a kind of “neck” and they end up looking kind of like warts but not exactly the same. I started getting skin tags after I turned 50, and I have them on […]

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Tags: Skin Tags

Age Spot Looks Much the Same

June 11th, 2009 · Comments Off on Age Spot Looks Much the Same

Well it’s a week since I started the castor oil treatment for my age spot. I think it’s only fair to report to you that it looks exactly the same so far. Now of course, natural remedies do tend to take longer to work than pharmaceuticals or cosmeceuticals, so I must be patient. If you […]

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Tags: Age spots

Younger Looking Hands Are Just a Few Steps Away

June 8th, 2009 · Comments Off on Younger Looking Hands Are Just a Few Steps Away

When we are working so hard to keep the skin on our faces looking younger, we sometimes forget about our hands. They can give away age if not given the same care. I had a conversation the other day with an esthetician about younger looking skin, particularly younger looking hands. Here’s what she told me. […]

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Tags: General

I’m Going to Get Rid of this Age Spot

June 4th, 2009 · Comments Off on I’m Going to Get Rid of this Age Spot

I really want to get rid of this age spot, and also to know how to get rid of any other age spots that turn up — as I’m sure they will! Before I investigate creams to get rid of age spots, I’m going to try some home remedies that are supposed to work. A […]

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Tags: Age spots

I Have an Age Spot on My Neck!

June 2nd, 2009 · Comments Off on I Have an Age Spot on My Neck!

Age spots! Yikes! Interesting how you look in the mirror one morning and there’s yet another change in your skin to remind you of your age! To be honest, this one is not new because I’ve had it for a couple of months, but I just didn’t know what it was until yesterday. I was […]

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Tags: Age spots

Reducing Dark Circles Under Eyes

June 1st, 2009 · Comments Off on Reducing Dark Circles Under Eyes

Although dark circles under the eyes are not a huge problem for me, there are days when I do have them. I also have a couple of friends who complain about dark circles and eye puffiness a lot, so I decided to see what I could find out about the problem. My research first told […]

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Tags: Under Eye Problems