Does The Sunshine Make You Old? – How The Sun Damage Your Skin

Every person has a different skin type and they have different kind of skin sensitivities. From childhood you begin to hear from your parents to protect your skin from sun. They tell you to stay indoor during the peak summer sun hours and some of the parents also recommend using sun block/ sun screen. As a child grows up, he/ she develops the habits once taught by parents. Some of them adopt the habit of staying away from sun in order to protect themselves from the harmful rays while others ignore the lurking dangers and don’t bother using a sun Read More

What are the Benefits of Collagen?

What is Collagen? Collagen is a type of a protein that is found in abundance, especially type 1 collagen within our body. It consists of amino acids. It is found in bones, muscles, skin, digestive system, blood vessels and tendons. It helps in strengthening different organs of our body and give our skin strength and elasticity, along with replacing dead skin cells. It is also involved in the process of structuring our skin, bones, muscles, tendons and ligaments. The word Collagen is derived from the Greek word called “Kolla”, which means glue. Thus the meaning refers to the function of Read More