Five Steps to Perfect Health

Time is a limited commodity.  Doesn't matter how rich or how famous you are, everybody gets 24/7. That's why when we get sick, and time seems to come to a grinding halt, all we want is a magic bullet to 'get on with it.'  Of course, there are no magic bullets and soon we learn prevention is the only way to stop from getting taken out of the game in the first place....more

How Acne Forms

Acne forms over the course of several weeks and through a series of complex events in the skin. The pimple that you see on your chin as if it appeared overnight, has in fact been hard at “work” below the surface of your skin for weeks before you see it.   Below I’ll describe the entire process of how acne forms. ...more

Ridiculous iPhone App?

I don’t have an iPhone.  I don’t have any kind of smart phone even though my husband and numerous friends have repeatedly recommended that I get one.  I don’t have one not because I am opposed to smart phones; I don’t have because I am afraid if I have one I’ll never put it down.  I fear that my time sucking habit of internet surfing will simply over take my life if I have a smart phone so in lieu of just gaining some much needed self-control I  decided to just have a simple cellphone instead.  For now all I can do with my phone is make and receive ph...more

What Causes Acne?

Even with all the research that has been conducted about acne the debate still rages about the causes of acne.  The exact causes of acne are not entirely known and subsequently because of this there is no actual cure for acne.  At the moment experts believe that acne results from several related factors.  ...more

The Acne Connection: Cellulite, Cystic Acne, and Lymph Drainage Therapy

If you’ve read any of the recent ketchup posts, you might already be aware that the Cellulite Investigation was launched while ANALYST was living in Scotland on a Fulbright gran...more

I'm Not A Teenager, So Why Do I Still Have Acne? Can Retin-A Help?

I went to the dermatologist for the first time in my life last week...At the ripe old age of 42, I thought it was about time. I decided it was time to go for several reasons: ...more

I have to agree with Jennifer. I struggled with adult acne my whole adult life. I tried ...more

Causes, Symptoms And Treatment For Acne

Acne is a skin condition that usually affects adolescents who are about to experience and currently experiencing puberty. This skin condition may also affect adults who are past the age of puberty. This is another skin condition entirely that has the symptoms of acne but the causes may be different. What Causes It? ...more

We Try The Zeno Mini Acne Clearing Device - Does It Really Work?

This is a compensated review from BlogHer and Zeno. ...more

Parabens - "Environmental Estrogens"

 It is no longer a secret that the skins of males and females are different and therefore require different treatments for conditions like acne. It is also no secret that Parabens, which are artificial preservatives used to prolong shelf life, pose an enormous potential threat to the health of women and men alike.  ...more

Attack of the face!

Being that I am a girl, I am always on the lookout for the newest and greatest product out there that will make my skin clear, dewy, keep oil at bay, kill blemishes, obliterate my pores AND keep me looking perpetually 15.  Basically I am looking for a miracle from God himself sent down in a fabulous glittery package delivered directly to my doorstep.  Oh and it has to work immediately.  I am desperately trying to acheive flawless skin. ...more