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  1. W

    Looking for remedy for dry scalp

    A couple of years ago when I decided to try living a more natural life style I stopped using shampoo. (amongst other changes to my diet) Soon I noticed that sometimes my scalp would become itchy and if I would rub my hand through my hair it was like snow falling from my head. Sometimes it gets...
  2. B

    Psoriasis treatment?

    Psoriasis is an inflammatory condition which causes the skin to grow much faster than normal. Normally the skin cells are all gradually replaced after 30 days, but with psoriasis the skin grows so fast the cells slough off every day or two, resulting in flaky dandruff and often plaque-like...
  3. L

    Photo: Does anyone know what this is on my skin?

    Hi, thanks for viewing. These bumps appeared on my left shoulder about a year ago, very small at first, looked like three single pimples. But they didn't go away. I popped them a few times, disinfected them, and they scabbed over and seemed to have gone away, leaving just dark marks where they...
  4. A

    Horrendously disgusting rash during wart treatment, please help!

    Hello, I had a few warts on my arm, which spread into a patch on my hand and in a few random other spots on my body... I have no idea why this happened. I eat a plant based diet, I exercise, everything I eat is completely wheat free, meat free, dairy free, egg free, processed food free and...
  5. F

    Mysterious rash on face and scalp

    Help me diagnose what this is please. It's red, slightly bumpy, but does not itch or burn or anything. It seems to flare up randomly. Sometimes it flakes and if I scratch it off, it's red and sore-looking underneath. It's mainly near my hairline, under my beard and mustache, and in my scalp...
  6. kind2creatures

    Natural Remedies for Dry, Itchy Winter Skin Problems

    I'm already using the omega 3 and coconut oil, which helps with healthy skin. Here's some things you can do to avoid dry, itchy, winter skin problems...
  7. V

    Damaging Chemical Burns from Tea Tree Oil, What Now?

    I have been using tea tree oil for a few years now for its anti-bacterial properties and have never had a problem with it so far. UNTIL I dabbed a bit over a cut on my upper thigh, and covered with gauze overnight. I awoke to see my skin had turned a dark purple/blackish colour in a perfectly...
  8. S

    Confused and concerned about skin fungus

    I have been diagnose with a skin fungus infection (dermamytocosis) it does not itch or bothers me aside of the red pimples travelling up my leg. The dermatologist prescribed Lamisil (terbinafine hydrochloride) very strong tablets with quite a few side effects. I started some research and found...
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    Watercress for skin beauty

    Dr. Perricone recommends eating watercress daily also http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2216852/Eat-way-facelift-Watercress-latest-wonder-food-battle-anti-ageing.html
  10. G

    Dried Lips

    I have got this problem of "dried lips" for years. Even if I have just drunk a glass of water, my lips would appear completely dried. My lips also appear to be swollen and cracked and it gives a very bad overall look to my face. As a consequence, I feel very in-confident. Can someone please...
  11. J

    Recommended supplements or natural remedies for skin problems?

    Hi guys There has long been a problem within my family with sun sensitive skin. We all suffer from skin allergies such as prickly heat when exposed to the sun for long periods of time. I really want to try an alternative medicine to just taking anti hystermines after the problem has happened...
  12. kind2creatures

    Natural Remedies for Sunburn

    Here's an article which shares some natural tips for soothing sunburn...
  13. C

    Possible Melanoma under toenail

    Hi all! I've noticed a dark spot on the side of my right toenail. I looked up what it could be and it looks pretty identical to the pictures and descriptions of melanoma. I'm not sure where to go from here. I want to treat whatever this is as naturally as possible. Should I see a dermatologist...
  14. E

    Random Skin Rash?

    Showed up 4 weeks ago along with 1 rash on my arm the rash on my arm has practically went away but the one on my back has got worst and itchs sometimes my back will heat up and ill feel little bee stings all over it what could this be? i assumed it was from eating alot of seafood but then my arm...
  15. kind2creatures

    Healthy Looking Skin

    Another good article from our member Harry Hirsute's blog about supplements beneficial to skin, including Pycnogenol, Red Clover and Probiotics...http://www.healthyfellow.com/1059/healthier-looking-skin/#more-1059
  16. kind2creatures

    Fruity Secret in Skin Care

    Role of fruits for skin care...
  17. kind2creatures

    Castor Oil for Hair and Skin

    Some information on the use of castor oil for hair and skin problems...
  18. D

    Lines of skin growths?

    My primary concern is a type of skin growth that may be moles although I always took it for something else and have not yet been able to identify it. They started out on the topside of my right forearm and have slowly come in on my upper right arm and right shoulder. They appear in small flat...
  19. kind2creatures

    Castor & Coconut Oil for Skin Moisturizing Treatment

    I mixed a small amount of Castor Oil with Extra Virgin Coconut Oil last night to use as a moisturizing facial. I massaged the mixture onto all areas of my face, which is normal to dry. After waiting around 20 minutes, I soaked a washcloth in fairly hot filtered water, squeezed out the excess and...
  20. J

    Anyone Tried "Stages of Beauty" products?

    I've started seeing ads about these Stages of Beauty products. The pictures and testimonials are great, but do these products actually work as stated, or just more hype? At 63 my face could use some wrinkle and other help.
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