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The health benefits of Sunflower Oil

Oils in our diet have traditionally been linked to poor health. Foods that have been prepared using ample amounts of oil were once thought to be categorically bad for us. This perception is gradually changing. It is becoming clear that certain types of oils can actually improve our health. In …

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Sandalwood

Sandalwood is a small evergreen tree that has a brown trunk with slender branches and pinkish flowers. The essential oil from sandalwood can not be extracted until the tree matures which takes approximately thirty years. It is sought after for its aphrodisiac, relaxing and purifying characteristics.The sandalwood tree can be …

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Athlete’s Foot (Tinea Pedis)

Athlete’s Foot (Tinea Pedis) What Is It? Athlete’s foot, also known as tinea pedis, is a common foot infection caused by fungi called dermatophytes. Found in many different places indoors and outdoors, dermatophytes are especially common in the warm, moist environments of pools, showers, locker rooms and other sports facilities, …

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Sunburn Home remedies

 Sunburn Home remedies If you’ve ever experienced a sunburn, then you know how painful it can be. In addition to red, hot skin, people experience additional symptoms of nausea, dehydration, blistering, flaking and peeling of the skin. Even though by wearing sunscreen or staying out of the sun for extended …

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skin rashes

What are the different types of common skin rashes? Whether it is used by patients or doctors, the word rash does not have an exact meaning or refer to a specific disease or kind of disorder. It’s a general term that means an outbreak of bumps on the body that …

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types of acne

What is acne? What are the different types of acne?  Acne (acne vulgaris, common acne) is not just a problem for teenagers; it can affect people from ages 10 through 40. It is not unusual for women, in particular, to develop acne in their mid- to late-20s, even if they …

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what’s important when selecting a facial cleanser ?

How to wash your faceMedical science has achieved impressive breakthroughs in the treatment of acne. However, gentle cleansing must precede topical treatment in order to prevent irritation, because irritation can lead to more breakouts. Look for the terms “oil-free” and “non-comedogenic” (non-acne aggravating) when selecting a facial cleanser. You know …

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What are Boils?

What are Boils?Bacterial infections, or the inflammation of one or more hair follicles, can result in the formation of a boil. They are usually painful and can be quite distressing, especially if they are recurring. A boil generally starts off as an inconspicuous pink and tender bump localized to one …

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eczema natural treatment

Home remedies for eczema may be as simple as changing your laundry detergent or as difficult as moving to a new climate or changing jobs. Removing whatever is causing the allergic reaction is the easiest and most effective treatment. Prevent dry skin by taking warm (not hot) showers rather than …

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Natural wart removal recipes

home wart removal Natural wart removal recipes are as effective as expensive, over the counter medications. What’s the difference? Natural wart removal is cheap, available, and natural. We tend to view warts as something bad, something we need to hide. There is no reason for this, as 4 out of …

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PSORIASIS NATURAL TREATMENT

PSORIASIS NATURAL TREATThe best treatments for psoriasis are the natural ones. Psoriasis natural treatments have been around for thousands of years. Within the past 20 years the medical community has come to recognize the benefits of naturally treating psoriasis.  Natural treatments work as well or better than traditional medicine, and …

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