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What Does Skin Do?

4. March 2010

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Simply stated,  skin is a miracle. We think you’ll agree by the end of this article. Just consider some of your skin’s extraordinary qualities: Treated properly, it stays with you – and in good working condition – for a lifetime. No man-made flexible protective covering lasts nearly that long. Plastic becomes stiff and cracks. Rubber [...]

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Old Acne Remedies

14. June 2008

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For those of you who are squeamish or are dog lovers, skip to the next paragraph.  Seventeenth-Century Britons were as concerned about acne as we are today.  According to an old manuscript of home remedies that was recently discovered, people with acne were advised to cut the heads off two puppies, hang them up by [...]

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