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Lipstick: Are you or your children putting poison on your lips?

Lead on Our Lips! Are you exposed to lead poisoning?The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics (www. safecosmetics.org) recently tested 33 lipsticks, with brands ranging from drugstore to designer, to determine the amount of lead present in each of them. In their report, “A Poison Kiss: The Problem of Lead in Lipstick,” they reveal that 20 of […]

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Bunions & Hammertoes: How to Prevent Them

Reasons Why Hammertoes & Bunions Affect Women More Than MenAs women enter their midlife years, their risk of developing a bunion (a bump at the base of the big toe) and a related condition called hammertoe (where the smaller toes are bent like claws) increases.   Surgery is often recommended, but 25 percent of women who […]

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How to Get Rid of Corns & Calluses: Summer Feet


Beauty Corner–Foot Problems Be GoneSummer-Ready Feet Corns and calluses are two extremely common foot complaints. In one study of women between the ages of 50 and 70, 83 percent had some sort of foot problem, and corns and calluses were at the top of the list ( Journal of Public Health Medicine; Clinical and Experimental Dermatology).  While […]

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Adult Acne: What you can do to stop and control acne

Beauty Corner: Acne? At My Age?​When women leave behind their teenage years for adulthood, they generally leave behind acne, as well. However, for some women, their acne does not clear up and continues to be problematic well into their adult years.   In fact, I’ve had patients in their 40s and 50s come to me desperate […]

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What You Should Know About Dry Brushing & Your Health

Brush Your Way to Health and Beauty​Imagine a simple morning routine that not only invigorates you, but also improves your health and appearance.  You can get these benefits from dry brush massaging, which is essentially the practice of massaging your dry skin with a special brush. You can try the different grades available inexpensively from Amazon […]

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Aloe Vera for Heath and Beauty

Would you like to have beautiful, radiant skin and great internal health? Aloe vera juice can enhance your natural beauty with its ability to soothe, heal and moisturize skin! Aloe vera is helpful in treating many skin conditions including rashes, acne, dermatitis, psoriasis, sunburns and wound healing. It is also cooling and calming to the […]

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