Water retention? Everything you have to know about that.

Water retentionis an accumulation of watery fluids among the cells of the tissues; it is usually found in those parts of the body which are prone to the accumulation of fat: thighs, abdomen, gluteus, for instance. When the excess of liquid is not absorbed, edemas appear: this is the first…

Acne: development and stages

Some women who suffer from the polycystic ovary syndrome have to deal with acne as well. It is an inflammatory disorder of the skin provoked by the skin glands and the hair follicles. Acne commonly affects oily skin as a result of an excess of sebum production primarily on the…

Christmas cuddles

Christmas makes me remind of “vin brulé” a hot drink made of red wine, cinnamon and orange aroma which is very common in the North of Italy in winter. It gives you an instantaneous warm comfort when you lazily sip it. Christmas means warm family love, Christmas tree, decorations, lights.…

Looking into body hairs

Do you know what I think of body hairs?  They are unaesthetic, annoying and they make me feel uncomfortable! That’s not only my opinion so, getting rid of hairs has become part of everyday routine for a lot of women,  and men too. Of course, some people don’t think they…

Taking care of our skin

Here we are again, welcome back. Have a good special start of the year! Yes, of course. I think that the 1st September is the actual New Year Day. In September we start working again, we take up new activities, as sports for instance: it’s the month of the good…

Shaving against the growth

Hirsutism is one of the symptoms of PCOS. It distresses almost all the women as, in our culture, hair means unaesthetic slovenliness and clumsiness. Depilation is something which concerns all the women as they have always fought hard against body hair, a cause of their anxiety. The matter gets worse…

Going on holiday: oily skins and acne prone skins

Finally, summer holiday has come. We have been looking forward to it all the year long! Wherever we are going to- seaside, mountain, swimming pool, our garden, the sun will be the common protagonist of our days. Every year we go set off taking our oily or acne prone skin…

Daily skincare

Cleansing our face and the neck properly every day is something important we neglect too often. Why is facial cleansing so important? First of all, when you cleanse your skin you remove the dirt and the impurities. Dirt is make up, shed cells of the stratum corneum ( the so…

Psychosomatic acne

The skin is the largest organ in the human body. Very often along with PCOS, serious acne problem arise, hence the women’s discomfort grows steadily. Connected to the hormonal disorder, it has a precise somatic-organic origin: nevertheless acne clearly reveals inner psychological conflicts PCOS women are protagonists of. In fact…

Hair

Straight or curly, long or short, blond or chestnut brown, the hair is one of the most important features of the womanliness. Useless to say, when it is not tidy, we don’t feel at ease. When we don’t like our cut or color, we usually get irritable and impossible when…