What we call a cold on the lip or fever is actually a manifestation of a viral infection, or rather, a herpes simplex virus type 1. (There is also the herpes simplex virus type 2, which affects the genitals.)
Yes, a commonplace cold that popped up on my lip is a viral infection, but you should not panic about this. The fact is that the vast majority of the world’s inhabitants are carriers of this virus. It’s just usually that it’s not active and doesn’t appear in any way. But as soon as immunity is weakened, the virus begins to multiply and descends from the nerve nodes, where it usually lives, along the nerve endings to the lips. And here it “blooms” in all its glory – weeping vesicles, sores, and finally crusts. So the well-known Continue reading
In the summer, there is always a desire to soak up the sun. And when the skin gets an even chocolate tint, it’s so nice to flaunt a beautiful tan before acquaintances and friends. But in pursuit of beauty, people often forget what a “chocolate” skin tone can turn into, and they rarely think whether it is as safe as it seems. Meanwhile, proper recovery after tanning can protect the epidermis from many unpleasant consequences.
Tan: what is hidden behind the “chocolate” shade
A beautiful brown skin tone is associated with fashion, sports, and health benefits. This belief is shared by many people. Therefore, not having the opportunity to soak up the sun at the resorts, most boldly go Continue reading