CHLORINE: Allergen or Not An Allergen?

CHLORINE: Allergen or Not An Allergen?

Not an Allergen (sort of). Chlorine This is a little complicated. This common disinfectant is a strong irritant that is known to cause several skin problems, from rashes to acne, and is present in ingredients that are published allergens, such as chlorinated hydrocarbons like triclosan … but “chlorine” itself is not published in common allergen lists. Chlorine is also …

Drink Lots Of Water: 30-Day Healthy Skin Challenge

Your body needs water. Your skin needs water. Drink water. It really is that important.  While water alone can’t keep skin healthy — enough sleep, good nutrition, plus a good skincare regimen that includes proper cleansing, a moisturizer to prevent water loss (you’re seeing how important it is to prevent water loss, yes?) and strengthen the …