What Is Botox

What is Botox? Botox is a trade name for botulinum toxin A. In this way, Botox is related to botulism. Botulism is a form of food poisoning. Botulinum toxin A is one of the neurotoxins (a neurotoxin is a toxin that acts specifically on nervous tissue) produced by Clostridium botulinum. The most serious symptom of … Read more

What is a Podiatrist?

When you are having trouble with your feet or any part associated with the foot, you may find it to be necessary to see a Podiatrist to help assist you. A Podiatrist is a specialist that deals in foot care and has extensive training in this area. They are able to diagnoses; recommend treatment, and … Read more

What Does “Hypoallergenic” Mean Anyway?

The word “hypoallergenic” is a term that probably most of us have run across. It is used in advertising and placed on product labels of shampoos, moisturizers, make-up, and even jewelry. Most people think it means that a product that is hypoallergenic won’t react with their allergies. But is this really what it means? Cosmetics … Read more

What Causes Cellulite And How To Prevent It

It is a common knowledge that the appearance of cellulite is more common in women; and their age is of minor importance here since cellulite is often caused by hormonal disorders. During the onset of puberty the body begins to produce hormones, including female ones that are responsible for formation of adipose tissue and may … Read more