New epidemic: tanorexia or tanning addiction
Among the many dependencies, tanorexia is not too well known. And no wonder, because this term appeared less than 20 years ago, at the beginning of our century. Tanorexia means…

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Is it possible to combine caffeine and alcohol
A cup of aromatic coffee raises the mood, gives vitality, increases attention. A tasty drink, if not abused, does not harm the body. Alcohol, on the contrary, allows you to…

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Anti-cellulite massage: myths and reality
Today, beauty salons offer a service such as anti-cellulite massage, and it is quite popular. Many women, especially before the summer holidays, want to remove the ugly orange peel from…

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What is the danger of vitamin C deficiency?

Frequent headaches, chronic fatigue, high irritability, especially in combination with bleeding gums, may indicate a lack of vitamin C. Therefore, do not rush to take an analgesic. You may need to pay attention to nutrition.

Why does the body need vitamin C?
A person really needs vitamin C (it is also called ascorbic acid). Without such a component, the body cannot function properly. Vitamin does not accumulate and is not synthesized in the body. He only comes with food.

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The evolution of psoriasis treatment

Psoriasis is one of the most common skin diseases that humanity has encountered in ancient times. Many famous personalities suffered from psoriasis: Winston Churchill, Benjamin Franklin, Henry Ford, Joseph Stalin, Vladimir Nabokov, Britney Spears, Kim Kardashian [1].

In the 21st century, this problem has become global. In the United States, for example, more than 3% of the population suffers from psoriasis, and about 11% in the Scandinavian countries. The growing incidence and social significance of this pathology were reflected both in a special resolution of the World Health Organization (WHO) assembly on psoriasis, adopted in May 2014 [2], and in the WHO global report published in 2016 [3]. Continue reading

The harm of makeup: the truth about parabens, glycerin and silicones

Women at all times wanted to look beautiful. It is difficult to say when decorative cosmetics originated, but judging by archaeological finds that have come down to us, in ancient Egypt in about the nineteenth century BC women had already let their eyes down, dyed their hair and nails, and used lipstick. Of course, they used unsafe cosmetics: crushed turquoise, malachite, a mixture of antimony and fat, and sometimes ordinary soot.

Modern women are more fortunate. They do not have to use improvised means to emphasize their beauty. However, is all makeup safe and does it harm?

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Hereditary diseases
Hereditary diseases are diseases caused by chromosomal and gene mutations. Some confuse hereditary diseases with congenital diseases. Indeed, congenital diseases, that is, diseases with which the baby is born, can…

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Botox: what is it and why is it needed?
Probably everyone heard about Botox. But basically it is known as a means to combat wrinkles - “beauty injections”. However, the useful properties of Botox are not limited to this:…

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Influence of a man’s age on a child’s health
The fact that a woman’s age affects the future baby, the risk of developing pathologies in him, is known to many: when a pregnant woman is older than 35 years…

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What vitamins do our skin need?
The body needs vitamins for proper functioning. Deficiency of such substances may not be detected for a long time. However, destructive processes are already running. Feeling a lack of vitamins,…

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