Month: July 2013


Back Acne

Back acne, often coined ‘bacne’, is a common condition that occurs when pores on the back become clogged with excess oil, dirt and dead skin.  Much like facial acne, the causes of back acne can be as varied as genetics and hormones.  Hot, humid weather and friction caused by clothing and athletic equipment can also… Read more »


Motion Sickness

If you suffer from motion sickness, you’re in good company.  It’s estimated that as many as a third of the population experience motion sickness, with children ages 2 to 12 being the most susceptible.  Fortunately, feeling ill usually stops soon after the motion ceases. Whether travelling by car, boat or plane, motion sickness is triggered… Read more »