I am so excited about hosting Fashion Flash this week. Our bloggers are bursting with new ideas and insights:
* Positive Living advocate Barbara Hannah Gufferman thinks there are so many reasons why taking a nice long walk is a really good thing. And this is just one of them.
* Kari of Fab Over Forty has found an easy way to refresh during the day.
* Have you ever heard of “chicken skin”? Cindy of Prime Beauty points out that those pesky bumps on your upper arms are actually Keratosis Pilaris that can be hard to treat. Not to worry. She has a three step system that gets the job done.
* Does low bone mass mean Osteopososis? Find out the answer from Moving … Continue Reading…
At the recent Go Green expo I struck up a conversation with a young staffer who challenged me with an important question– does Obamacare cover skin problems? She was in her early twenties, super healthy ( her words, not mine), but she was dealing with chronic rosacea. Without health insurance, she did not have the funds to see a dermatologist and had to rely on ineffective drug store remedies.
Affecting more than 16 million Americans, rosacea is a flushing and redness that can lead to acne like eruptions and skin thickening. It seems to run in familes and is more common in people with light skin and eyes.Its not clear what causes rosacea but studies have shown bacteria, yeast and even skin mites to be part of the problem. Spicy foods, alcohol and sunlight can trigger a rosacea outbreak. Cosmetics with menthol, … Continue Reading…