Why Is Your Hair So Dry?

Do you dream of having the luxurious, silky hair of a shampoo model instead of dry hair? Understanding the root cause of dry hair and taking action may be all you need to get the locks you long for. Common Causes Your hair can get dry because your scalp doesn’t make...

Urea creams in skin conditions: composition and outcomes

Abstract The use of urea as a healing agent goes back thousands of years. Urea was the first organic compound to be synthesised in a laboratory from inorganic materials, and urea preparations were used in the late 19th and early 20th century for the topical treatment...

Urea-containing cream

Urea, also known as carbamide-containing cream, is used as a medication and applied to the skin to treat dryness and itching such as may occur in psoriasis, dermatitis, or ichthyosis. It may also be used to soften nails. In adults side effects are generally few. It...

The Key to Great Skin

There’s one condition to blame for everything from zits to wrinkles, but most women don’t even know they’re suffering from it: an out-of-whack pH level. The fix: Determine your skin’s status so you can even things out–and score a radiant...