Category: Skin Conditions

Apothekari A is for Anti-Aging Fights Acne Too!

As if it wasn’t enough that women of a certain age start to notice wrinkles, fine lines and sagging skin, acne and breakouts may rear their ugly head as well. Although we tend to associate acne with teenage skin, adult acne is also a thing. Our hormones continue to change as we age, and adult… Read more »

Customers Ask, We Answer: You Care What’s on Your Skin

Judging from the questions we get, our customers clearly care about what goes on their skin. And we love it. Keep them coming! 1. I have a skin disease call Ichthyosis. I had it since birth but didn’t realize it had a name until lately. I only thought I had really dry skin. I have… Read more »

Hyperhidrosis? Don’t Sweat It!

With over 4 million sweat glands covering the average body, it’s no wonder we sweat. In most cases, sweating is healthy, designed to help regulate our body’s temperature. Hyperhidrosis though, refers to a condition where sweating becomes uncontrollable. Hyperhidrosis may be triggered by a number of factors including warm temperatures, exercise, nervousness, fear or embarrassment…. Read more »

Questions and Answers: What Customers are Curious About Now

Curious what PhaMix customers are asking about? Here are a few recent queries and answers: 1. I was diagnosed with Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) a month ago and prescribed a one time dose of antibiotics. A month later I’ve still tested positive for BV. Now I’ve been prescribed a week- long dosage of the same antibiotics…. Read more »

Allergies and Allergy Treatments

Aerius (Clarinex in the USA) Manages Allergy Symptoms – click for more info Allergies are a disorder of the immune system and affect nearly 20% of North Americans. Allergic reactions occur to environmental substances (referred to as allergens), which are normally harmless. These reactions tend to develop and occur rapidly upon exposure to the allergen…. Read more »