Skin & Hair Care

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Hair has no vital function in humans yet its psychological importance is enormous. There are several different types of hair in the human body. Scalp hair, sexual hair arriving after puberty e.g. beard, genital, axillary and some body hair, and general body. Hair follicles show intermittent activity i.e. each hair grows to a maximum length, is retained for a time and is eventually shed and replaced. An adult man has

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We are all born with all our hair follicles in place and under normal circumstances do not produce any more. A proportion of these follicles are programmed to grow relatively long, thick, pigmented hair, for example, scalp, eyebrow and eyelash hair. These are called primary terminal hairs. Other follicles grow short, fine, non-pigmented or only slightly pigmented hair, primary vellus hair which covers most of the body. This is often

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Every day, as part of the usual renewal process, our scalp repels cells. Usually, they are so little they go unnoticed. It is a different story when a fungal infection is involved. Depending on the intensity of settlement, the symptoms can range from simple scalp scaling to seborrhoeic eczema. Dandruff then is more than just a cosmetic problem. How to cure dandruff? Under normal circumstances, the sebaceous glands keep the

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For many of us, hair can be hard to maintain especially when we want it to look healthy and full of life. There are countless hair products out there which can help you maintain your hair making it look shiny and healthy. However these products are full of harmful chemicals and they are often not cheap, also sometimes they can make your hair worse. Using coconut oil as a natural

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Dogs are perhaps the most adorable pet for most people; they are great for companion, protection and family pet but just like any other species of pets, these furry pooches also need care and health maintenance. People who love their dogs pamper them with premium dog foods and vitamins that are formulated especially for them. Although many human foods and vitamins may also be used for your canines, there are