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Many years ago, while visiting the Dermatology Department of Chengdu Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital in Chengdu, China, Roni Kramer became fascinatedÂ by the clinical strength of Chinese herbs in the treatment of skin disorders. With an understanding of the long-term side effects of conventional drugs used to treat skin conditions due to environmental changes, lifestyle, and stress, the benefits of Chinese herbology were clear.
In 1998, Roni foundedÂ Kamedis Ltd.Â as an R&D company that develops, manufactures and provides natural high-quality therapeutic products for skin disorders. Combining her entrepreneurial skills, attraction to Chinese herbs, and experience practicin
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Shampoo, conditioner and the occasional mask have been the haircare protocol for as long as we can remember, but it might be time to rethink these three basics. With an increased focus on the scalp and the role it plays in healthy hair growth, a pre-shampoo product movement is upon us. From scrubs to protein-rich treatments, what you do before you shampoo may just be the key to strong, shiny strands.
Madam C.J. Walker Beauty Culture Dream Come True Wonderful Pre-Wash Protein Treatment ($32)
This fortifying and strengthening mask may seem similar to the products youâ€™ve been using for deep conditioning after washing your hair, but, alas, itâ€™s not. Packed with protein that pen
What is the most common scalp problem? You guessed it – flakes and dandruff.Â In fact, it affects 1 out of 5 â€“ or more than 50 million â€“ people in United States alone and we are spending billions to get relief.
According to Chevy Chase, MD Dermatologist Rebecca Kazin,”Dandruff is a chronic problem and can be a source of great embarrassment for a lot of people, especially women. Many shampoos and conditioners available to target flaky, itchy scalp and excess sebum buildup tend to be harsh and can leave the hair and scalp dry and unmanageable.”
Fortunately, there are some good over-the-counter solutions that won’t leave your hair dry, dull and lifeless.
Olive oil has been touted for centuries as having health benefits. But what exactly are the benefitsâ€”especially for your beauty regimen? Ancient Greeks used extra virgin olive oil to heal wounds, light oil lamps, cook, and of course for skincare and beauty.
Today, awareness of the benefits of this wonder oil continue to expand, from fighting obesity, heart disease and cancer to gallstone reduction. Some evidence suggests that a diet containing olive oil could even help with Alzheimerâ€™s disease and diabetes. In addition to being a natural and gentle, non-irritating way to moisturize skin, EVOO (as one famous chef calls it) also contains oleic acid to soften and hydrate, plus an