Sprains are mainly caused due to stretching or tearing of ligaments resulting in restriction of your movement. The prime reason for this injury is the sudden change of direction or due to a collision. The common parts affected are the ankles, wrists and knees.
Sprain on the other hand is the tearing and stretching of the muscles. This happens due to contraction or stretching of muscles. But this can turn into a chronic strain if the muscles are overworked. We usually term this occurrence as pulling of the muscle. Some… Continue reading
The level of discomfort can be minimized if you shave, once you are through with your bath or shower. Bathing helps to soften your skin making it much easier to shave.
Use shaving cream instead of soap as it may dry your skin very easily making it more prone towards razor burns.
Razor burn can be treated by patting apple cider vinegar at the affected areas.
Dissolve two uncoated aspirins in a teaspoon of warm water. Mix it into a paste and rub… Continue reading
Some common eye infections are
Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis): It is one of the common infections which causes irritation and leads to redness of the eye. It is an air-borne disease so one has to be very careful.
Stye – Medically known as hordeolum, it is a small harmless lump formed at the base of an eyelash or inside the eyelid.
Blepharitis – It is an inflammation that affects the eyelids, causes itching, burning and irritation.
Orbital Cellulitis – It is the inflammation or infection surrounding the eye. This can get… Continue reading