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Recipes for Glowing Skin

Glowing skin can be achieved without medicines. Learn how you can create beautiful healthy skin by incorporating these simple foods into your diet.

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  • 5 Spa Dangers
    5 Spa Dangers

    You're supposed to leave a spa refreshed and rejuvenated -- not with a nasty fungal infection or bruises on your back. What are five dangers lurking in spas, and how can you avoid them? See more »

  • 5 Strange Saunas
    5 Strange Saunas

    If you thought saunas were simply hot rooms filled with sweaty, nearly naked people, you'd be right. But did you know you can take these sweat boxes on the road? See more »

  • 5 Wacky Spa Services
    5 Wacky Spa Services

    We've all heard about extravagant spa procedures -- everything from $500 face creams to diamond massages -- but what about the truly bizarre? How far will people go for their beauty treatments? See more »

  • 5 Ways Petroleum Jelly Will Improve Your Skin
    5 Ways Petroleum Jelly Will Improve Your Skin

    Tyra Banks calls it one of her biggest beauty secrets. But the real secret is that you probably already have some of this inexpensive emollient around the house to sooth your cuts or grease your door hinges. See more »

  • Are chemical peels safe for all skin types?
    Are chemical peels safe for all skin types?

    Chemical peels can take years off your skin. But some people need to be more cautious about them than others. See more »

  • Are foods that promote healthy skin also good in face masks?
    Are foods that promote healthy skin also good in face masks?

    From fruits and veggies to water and green tea, there's a long list of items that you should eat or drink to get healthy, glowing skin. Can those same ingredients benefit your skin if they're in a face mask? See more »

  • Balneotherapy Overview
    Balneotherapy Overview

    A little water therapy after a long, hard day at work can feel really good. Is that bath benefiting your health, too? See more »

  • Botox: What You Need to Know
    Botox: What You Need to Know

    Banish unsightly neck bands. Clear away irksome crow's-feet. Botox injections are being used to erase the effects of time. Some say poison, some say wrinkle remedy. Find out all about Botox. See more »

  • Can bleach cure eczema?
    Can bleach cure eczema?

    Bleach -- that household cleaning staple -- hardly seems like a soothing treatment for itchy, painful eczema. So is it a good idea to bathe your skin with the same stuff you scrub your tub with? See more »

  • Can I get a facial while pregnant?
    Can I get a facial while pregnant?

    From breakouts to melasma, the joys of pregnancy often come along with annoying or embarrassing skin problems. Is it safe to get a facial while you're expecting, and will it do any good? See more »

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