Effect of Cucumber on the Skin


I will prefer to call it my little friendly veggie; you can call it cucumber. It becomes more interesting when I realized that many do not know what cucumber could do to their bodies talk more of their skins.

Truth be told, some people find the taste of cucumber horrendous and most times, they tend to supplement this with a mélange of groundnuts or mix it in salad dressings.

I, for one, had a hard time adding it to my diet. As dire as this may sound, a cucumber puree, cucumber juice or a slice could do the magic without having contact with the mouth.

So I ask, why cucumber? Stick with me a little longer as we explore the wonders of this fruit to our skin.

According to a research conducted by Dr Joseph Mercola, cucumber (Cucumis sativus) is a fruit which belongs to the Cucurbitaceae family, same as other squashes like watermelon, zucchini and pumpkins.

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Does Shaving Cause Acne?

does shaving cause acne

Does Shaving Cause Acne?

Does shaving cause acne? Yes it does. Shaving acne is different from other types of acne. If one is not careful during shaving, it can occur regularly on the shaved part.

Shaving acne have no special part of the body it occurs most but it can be evidence on the face and private(sexual) part due to hard or curly hairs.

What is shaving acne and how does it occur?

Shaving acne is a type of acne that occurs during shaving and after shaving, when the hair follicles are clogged.

Hair follicles are basically found in mammal and it regulates hair growth. During shaving dead skin cells and oil clogs the hair follicle and when acted on by bacteria it leads to acne and other skin infections.

It’s very important that ladies take good precaution on how they shave their hairs especially in the private part region so as to avoid sexual infections

Also understand that hair growth is natural and it helps in the balancing of the body temperature. Excess of hair is very bad because it gives access to several infections and thats why is good to shave it off.

I will show you how best to prevent and treat shaving acne. I need you to remain healthy and wealthy.

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Does Milk and Dairy cause Acne?

does milk and dairy cause acne

Between boys and girls, who gets acnes more?. Maybe we should be asking who drinks milk the more?, Or whose next stop is the ice cream parlor.

Removing dairy from your diet eg cheese, ice cream or any dairy derived product could be the best thing you would be doing for yourself and your face.

I know you haven’t heard all there is to acne and dairy products or probably the only part you know is the recommended daily consumption which provides vitamins, minerals and calcium that are essential for your body.

How? You may ask, don’t be so shocked. I will show you how dairy causes acne.

Just so you know, Dairy is anything derived from milk, eggs are not dairy.

You have milk, cheese, ice cream and all the other foods that you can derive form milk.

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4 Easy ways to Get Rid Of Blackheads

4 ways to get rid of blackheads

What is backheads?

Blackheads is a type of skin disorder mainly found on the nose,check,forehead,shoulders and neck. Its caused by the oxidation reaction that occurs when dead skin cell and dirts clogs the skin pores.

This reaction occurs when the clogged pores were not removed and got exposed to certain environment such as much sun rays. Blackheads when not treated can lead to acne breakout.

Causes of Blackheads.

There are several factors that leads to the outbreak of blackheads. You need to have a full knowledge of them so as to know the best and easy way to avert it breakout and treat yourself when it appears on your face.

Below are the most prominent factors that can lead to an increase in blackheads:

a. Hormonal changes during puberty stage: This is very noticeable during puberty. During the puberty stage, there is a high release of sebum by Androgen.

This leads to more production of oil by the sebaceous gland. When this oil come in contact with dirt such as dust, it clogs the skin.

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Does Creatine Cause Acne

does creatine cause acne

Does Creatine Cause Acne

It’s good you have a firm definition of what creatine is so as to boost your knowledge level on it advantages and disadvantages.

What is creatine?

Creatine is a nitrogenous organic compound. Its mostly found in the cells of the skeletal muscles as a protein-like compound.

Its main purpose is to increase the production of adenosine triphosphate.  Adenosine triphosphate increases because of the increase in the energy production in the cell.

Note that ATP( adenosine triphosphate ) is body main energy molecule.

How is creatine produced in the body?

Creatine is mainly produced by 3 amino acids in the body namely, L-methionine, Glycine and L-lysine. Its production occurs in the kindly and liver.

Source of creatine.

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Does Sweat Cause Acne?

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Does Sweat Cause Acne?

Acne breakout as a result of bacterial reaction on clogged pores. During the excess secretion of oil by the sebaceous gland, the skin attracts dirts and more dead cells appears.

When the dirts and dead cells are not well taken care of it leads to acne and pimples.

Sweat on the other hand do not necessary cause acne but can trigger it up.

There is difference between the sweat gland and the oily gland.

They both work in a different way. When you sweat you burn more calories and this leads to more appearance of dead skin cells.

How to prevent acne breakout during sweating.

It’s very necessary that you engage in exercise. You wouldn’t use because of the fear of acne breakout and not engage in your morning jugging and several gym activities.

There is certainly a way out to handle the effect of much sweating on your skin during hot season or excessive.

Here is a list of what you should do to improve your skin condition during and after sweating.

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Does pregnancy causes acne?

does pregnancy cause acne

Does pregnancy causes acne?

This have been most frequent question asked my expectant mothers and singles. Acne is part of early signs of pregnancy.

Most time it can be severe for those who have had a history of acne breakout. One out of every three pregnant women have experienced acne breakout.

What are the causes of Acne during pregnancy.

Pregnancy come with so many hormonal imbalance. Acne breakout because of the hormonal imbalance.

There is an increase in hormone level during the first trimester and acne is basically experienced during this period.

During the hormone increase there is an excess production of oil from the sebaceous gland. When this oil come in contact with the dead skin cell and there is a bacterial reaction with it, acne and pimples forms.

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