If colon cleansing is part of your efforts to detox your body, there are certain side effects of which you should beware. Advertisements for colon cleansing supplements and kits dominate infomercials and Internet sites urging you to purge your body of dangerous “toxins.” But these product can contain certain ingredients — one of which is known to cause bloating, cramps and other symptoms of gastrointestinal distress.
As you grow older, your skin loses its elasticity and becomes thinner, more fragile and less moist. Wrinkles are a visible badge of honor simply for making it through the years intact, but this is little consolation if you’re forced to display them for the rest of the world to take note. You might not be able to fight the intrinsic aging process, but simple skin care techniques can prevent fine lines from turning into deeper, prominent grooves.
Dry skin leaves many children itchy and uncomfortable. The winter months are often tough on everyone’s skin, including children. The air is drier in general, and home heating systems adds to the dryness. Sun exposure and chlorine or salt pool water contribute to dry skin in the summer. No matter what the cause, treating your child’s skin prevents further skin irritation and prevents additional dryness.