Monthly Archives: June 2015

8 Steps for Treating Chickenpox in Grown-ups

8 Steps for Treating Chickenpox in Grown-ups

Chickenpox is an infectious disease caused by the varicella-zoster virus. The virus can easily spread through the air when an infected person coughs or sneezes. Direct skin contact with the blisters can also pass the virus to an uninfected person.

Scars and Spots: 10 Ways to Deal with Chicken Pox Skin Damage

Scars and Spots: 10 Ways to Deal with Chicken Pox Skin Damage

Chicken pox, or varicella as it is coined medically, is a common viral disease that everyone goes through at least once in their lifetime, except if they’ve had immunizations. It comes from the varicella zoster virus (VZV) and is highly contagious, especially if you have a weakened immune system. Being a common disease, you certainly know what it is or at least heard about chicken pox.

Holy Scars, Batman: 10 Fun and Fascinating Facts About the Joker

Holy Scars, Batman: 10 Fun and Fascinating Facts About the Joker

A superhero cannot be a superhero without a villain. What they don’t always tell you is that villains also have their stories and history on how and why they came to be. They play these evil, crime-loving roles and they always end up in defeat because, hey, they’re not really the hero of the story, no.

Back Acne Blues: 10 Strategies for Stopping Bacne in Its Tracks

Back Acne Blues: 10 Strategies for Stopping Bacne in Its Tracks

Pimples are gross, period. If you think acne only invades your face, then think again. The truth is could spread anywhere in your body, including your back.If that is the case, then wearing anything that exposes your back can be embarrassing and frustrating.

Acne and Dark Skin: 10 Steps to Remove Blemishes, Scars and Spots

Acne and Dark Skin: 10 Steps to Remove Blemishes, Scars and Spots

True fact: Acne loves to invade everyone’s skin, regardless of the color. Unfortunately, this could be more problematic if you have darker skin. African-American women haveenough melanin that makes theirskin more resistant to aging. This means you have better protection against the sun. This makes you look younger than your fair-skinned girlfriends when you all turn 50.