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Suntanning

The Health Risks Of Tanning Booths And Suntanning

Suntans are caused by specialized cells in the skin called melanocytes. They produce the pigment melanin, which makes the skin appear brown. Though a tan is thought to provide some protection from ultra-violet radiation, it is also known to cause skin damage. This damage causes not only age-related signs but can also lead to skin …

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Alternative Treatments For Varicose Veins

Home Remedies & Alternative Treatments For Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are a common and sometimes painful problem. Conventional treatment often involves invasive procedures, something many people would like to avoid. Varicose veins are dilated, twisted veins that are usually located on the lower extremities. They can also occur on the vulva, around the spermatic cords (varicoceles), in the rectum (hemorrhoids), and in the …

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How To Create A Spa Experience At Home

The best “spa experiences” are all about the way that your five senses (sight, smell, sound, taste, and touch) are made to feel; it’s about aroma, relaxation, soothing sounds, elegant surroundings, and refreshment. If you keep your senses in mind, you can easily create an experience at home that will echo with the flair of …

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