VIEW THE MOBILE VERSION of www.homemedicine.ca Informational Site Network Informational
Privacy


Home


Medical Articles


Mother's Remedies


Household Tips


Medicine History


Forgotten Remedies


Search

Medical Articles

Length Of Bath

Although the temperature, in sthenic cases, should be a littl...

Typhoid Fever

This is a dangerous, and with the ordinary allopathic treatme...

Iron

It is essential for the welfare of the patient, especially af...

Plate V Laryngeal And Tracheal Stenoses:

1, Indirect view, sitting position; postdiphtheric cicatricia...

To Prevent Dysentery

In hot weather when bilious diseases prevail, use _Mercurius_...

Lessons From Nutritional Anthropology

The next logical pair of questions are: how healthy could goo...

The Relative Anatomy Of The Male Pelvic Organs

As the abdomen and pelvis form one general cavity, the organs...

The Coal Foods

Kinds of Coal Foods. There are many different kinds of Coal...

Chapped Hands

Our idea is that this is caused by the soda in the soap used. ...

Why Does Mrs Smith Get On My Nerves?

IF you want to know the true answer to this question ...

Conclusive Remarks Obstacles

Before concluding my article, I shall attempt to remove a few...

Croup

This is a disease of children. Comes on in consequence of a s...

Food In Health

As will be seen from many of these articles, the question of d...

Tobacco

Smoking, a Senseless Habit. Smoking is the curious act of dra...

Skin A Wintry

Something like an epidemic of skin trouble is often experience...

Before Perspiration Comes On There Is A Little More Excitement For

a few minutes (41), which must not induce the friends of the pa...

Fever At Night

Frequently, in illness, a fever sets in as night approaches, a...

Human Dust

WHEN we face the matter squarely and give it careful ...

Hearing

We have had so much success in helping the deaf that we feel w...

Other Forms Of Rest

DO you hold yourself on the chair, or does the chair ...



Face Skin Of






Source: Papers On Health

To secure a healthy appearance of this is worth much
trouble, and any eruption or unhealthy redness is a great trial,
especially to ladies. To cure and prevent these, it is usually
necessary to look first to the diet. A disagreeable redness of the
nose, and pimples in various places, is the common result of too much
rich food, not to speak of alcoholic drink, which is always most
injurious to the face skin. The use of corsets is another fertile
source of this trouble, and many in their desire to improve their
figure ruin their faces. Plain, easily digested food is to be taken.
Tea must only be used at most twice in the day, and should be
exceedingly weak. Half-a-teacupful of hot water should be taken before
every meal, and everything possible done to promote digestion. The
whole skin must be brought into a healthy state by daily washing with
M'Clinton's soap (see Soap); no other should be used for toilet
purposes. It is far better than the boasted and expensive "complexion
soaps," and can now be had in various forms. Many faces are injured by
the kind of soap used in washing. The use of the kind we recommend is
remarkably pleasant and beneficial, and a full account of it, and of
our motives in recommending it, will be found under article Soap. If,
however, the face will not stand the touch of water at all, good
BUTTERMILK (see) forms the best wash and cooling application. Also a
cloth mask may be worn all night, lined inside with soft creamy soap
lather. In violent face irritation this last treatment is especially
valuable.

For pimples on the face, the general treatment for the skin mentioned
above (see Eyes, Inflamed) is to be used, especially applied to the
skin of the back. The buttermilk wash may also be used, but the best
effect comes from the general treatment of the skin.





Next: Fainting

Previous: Eyes Squinting



Add to del.icio.us Add to Reddit Add to Digg Add to Del.icio.us Add to Google Add to Twitter Add to Stumble Upon
Add to Informational Site Network
Report
Privacy
SHAREADD TO EBOOK


Viewed 1001