Monday, August 10, 2020

Dry, Chapped Lips Aren’t Just a Winter Problem

Dry, chapped lips aren’t just a problem in the winter; they can be problematic during the summer months and warmer weather, too. Just as...

What’s Causing Your Itchy Skin?

Itchy skin can be caused by a number of different factors. One of the most common causes of itchy skin, particularly during winter months,...

Sun Protection Factor

With summer not too far behind and plenty more sunshine in the forecast for British Columbia, now is an important time to remind everyone...

Getting Rid of Dandruff

Dandruff is a condition that is characterized as flaking of the skin on the scalp. Dandruff is a rather common condition, though it can sometimes...

Acne and Blackheads

Do you notice any tiny, dark spots on your skin? You could have what’s known as a blackhead. Given their name because they are...

The Link Between Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis

Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis are two conditions that you might not necessarily think to be linked, but they are. While not everyone with psoriasis...

Sensitive Skin

Globally, more than 40% of the population say they have sensitive skin. While sensitive skin isn’t really a clinical term, it is a common...

Finding the Right Products for Sensitive Skin

If you suffer from dry, sensitive skin (or any other skin condition), finding soaps, lotions, and other skin products that aren’t irritating can oftentimes...

The Uses, Benefits and Dangers of Petroleum Jelly

Petroleum jelly, also commonly known as Vaseline, is a mixture of waxes and mineral oil that acts as a water-protective barrier and has been...

Penetrating Wounds vs. Non-Penetrating Wounds

We are all likely to experience wounds at some point in our lives as a result of our daily activities – but there are...