Month: December 2012


Psoriasis is a chronic skin disease that commonly presents itself with red, dry, elevated plaques of skin.  Experts believe that psoriasis is caused when the body’s immune system mistakenly identifies skin cells as foreign invaders.  In an effort to defend itself, the body attacks the skin cells, resulting in swelling, redness and scaling. The body… Read more »

New from Neostrata: SecureWhite Cream and SecureWhite Cream with SPF 30

New Neostrata, SecureWhite Cream and Neostrata SecureWhite Cream with SPF 30, are the latest additions to Neostrata’s skin lightening line-up. Effective for all skin types and ages, SecureWhite may be used to treat skin discolorations, age spots or hyperpigmentation. Neostrata SecureWhite Cream boasts dual-action skin lightening ingredients that achieve their results by inhibiting the production… Read more »

Hair Loss and Women

Although it is more often seen as a man’s issue, hair loss is also a common complaint amongst women.  Whereas men typically experience a receding hairline or balding at the crown of the head, women tend to notice a general  thinning of the hair.  In more extreme cases of hair loss, a woman may see… Read more »