Entries by Jana

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Paying Attention to Skin Changes

Our skin is our largest organ. Taking care of it is essential to our general well-being.  Therefore we need to be actively aware of any skin changes that occur.  Some of these changes can indicate or give clues as to what may be happening within our body.  Skin discoloration, a new growth, or even a difference […]

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Beauty Benefits of Salicylic Acid

Suffer from acne? Have difficulty balancing your oily skin? Salicylic acid may help you keep your skin under control.  Salicylic acid is an ingredient used in many skin care products.  Exfoliators, facial masks and creams quite often contain this acid.  It is derived from the bark of the willow tree, and with some chemical magic, […]

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5 Signs of Dehydration: Are You Drinking Enough Water?

For many of us, it can be quite the challenge to remember to drink our daily quota of water. The amount of water we lose during the day is significant, therefore replenishing it is extremely important. Here are 5 signs of dehydration to watch for.

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What to Look for in Moles to Detect Melanoma

During summer make sure you pack your sunscreen and apply regularly. We need to protect our largest organ, our skin. As we know, melanin is the pigment responsible for our skin colour. And without protection, dangerous conditions can occur over time, primarily, a disease known as melanoma.