Author: merryclinic

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How Your Skin Works

Our body’s skin is a complex organ with several functions. It consists of three layers (the epidermis, dermis, and hypodermis) which protect our body against injury and disease. It is important to know the...

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Skin’s Health 0

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Skin’s Health

The largest organ in our body is the skin; the barrier that comes in contact with the world. The skin holds our bodily fluids in place in order to prevent dehydration, and also keeps...

About Skin Health 0

Psoriasis care in winter

Winter is coming. Most of people with psoriasis the condition could get worse or have some flare-ups in the winter. Here are some tips for the psoriasis maintenance. Stay away from alcohol, hot spicy...

How to take care of dry skin in winter time 0

How to take care of dry skin in winter time

Add moisture to the air with humidifiers or a pan of water set atop the radiator. In the shower or bath, use water that’s lukewarm instead of hot. Hot water can further dry the...

What’s the difference between petroleum jelly, moisturizing oils and lotion? 0

What’s the difference between petroleum jelly, moisturizing oils and lotion?

Most of moisturizer helps attract water to the skin and seal it in; or prevent skin from losing water by coating it with a thick, impermeable layer. Petroleum jelly and moisturizing oils contain no...

How to take care of acne-prone skin: 2

How to take care of acne-prone skin:

Wash gently with pH-balanced sensitive-skin cleanser and warm, not hot water. Use your hands, not a washcloth to wash your face. Scrubbing with a washcloth can make inflammation worse. Wash your face no more...