Apple cider vinegar, I find, should be considered as a super food/cure all – therefore something to keep in every home pantry and ‘medicine’ cabinet. It has long been known by folk medicine as one of nature’s greatest healing agents. Apple Cider Vinegar has a ton of beneficial uses as a home remedy and healing [...]
Is drinking collagen the secret to a glowing complexion?
The Science of Getting Old Infographic. In the cell-division process, telomeres keep DNA and RNA from becoming damaged. If you’re in your 30’s, chances are you’re getting grey hair. This is due to the wearing out of melanin in the body. Your body also starts slowing down its process of creating collagen, which leads to wrinkles. From the time you’re 20, your body creates 1% less collagen every year. In 2007, 174,290 collagen injections were given to those striving to reduce wrinkles.
Perioral wrinkles, or lip wrinkles that appear above the top lip, can add years to a person's appearance. Common causes of upper lip wrinkles are smoking, aging, genetics and repetitive facial expressions. Cosmetic procedures used to diminish the appearance of upper lip wrinkles include laser skin resurfacing and collagen injections; yet many...