Bruises on Legs: Common and Treatable

While no official statistics have been recorded, it is plausible to assume that bruises on legs occur more commonly than bruises elsewhere. We bump into objects while walking, especially furniture during the night, We often fall in our knees when we trip while running outdoors, and our legs take a lot of the strain when […]
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How to Give a Hickey

A hickey, or love bite, is the mark you leave when you aggressively kiss or suck your partner’s skin during sexual foreplay. In some cases it is an accidental mark left in the heat of passion, but in many cases it is done deliberately to mark the person or the experience as one’s own. Learn […]
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How to Get Rid of Hickeys

Like most good things in life, hickeys seem like a good idea at the time, but they can get you in trouble, or at least be embarrassing, later. Arriving at your parents’ anniversary lunch with a hickey on your neck might be embarrassing, but arriving like that at an important business meeting where you are […]
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How to Get Rid of Bruises

Bruises are areas of discolored skin that are caused by a hard bump that rupture the blood vessels below. Medical experts call them contusions. I bruise exceptionally easily and, because I have a fair skin, those large purple spots look absolutely hideous. Both my teenage children have the same problem, my daughter because her skin […]
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Warts on Feet and Toes: Give Them the Boot

Like all other warts, warts on feet and toes are benign skin tumors caused by the human papilloma virus (HPV.) This is a virus that can be transferred to your feet when they come into contact with another wart or with object that someone with a wart has touched. For example, if you have a […]
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How to Handle Warts on Hands and Fingers

While warts on hands and fingers are not medically dangerous or painful, they are embarrassing and cause serious psychological distress. After all, when you touch people, you almost always use your hands, and you know that other people will be revolted if you touch them with your wart covered hand. People are worried about being […]
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Warts on the Face: Treatments

Warts on the face are some of the most embarrassing warts you can get. You cannot hide them under your clothes or cover them with other body parts. They are out there for all to see. While warts are difficult to remove, there are several remedies with very good success rates. The two most common […]
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How to Remove Flat Warts

Flat warts are often difficult for laypeople to diagnose, so learning how to remove flat warts must start with properly identifying them. They usually mistaken it for acne when it is on their faces, for shaving scars when it is on their legs, and for small moles or skin tags when it is on their […]
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How to Get Rid of Warts

Warts are a major nuisance for many families, because they are so unsightly. Even worse, because they unjustifiably carry an association with uncleanliness, there is still a stigma attached to having them. Seven to 10 percent of the general population gets non-genital warts, so it is silly that this stigma continues. Without treatment, around 30 […]
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How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under Eyes

There are few things that detract more from a youthful appearance than dark circles and bags under the eyes. Worse still, this is not something that happens only to people in their middle ages and senior years; it is relatively common among young people too. My husband and I met at college and the first […]
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