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Archives for 2012

Dry Skin on Face | Q and A | Dry Skin on the Face Care

What are the common symptoms of dry skin on the face? If you have patches of dry, red or scaly skin on your face, together with inflammation, itching or irritation or a feeling that the skin on your face is tight, uncomfortable or even painful, you are suffering with dry skin on the face. What causes dry skin on the face? Dry skin on the face lacks oil; it can also be caused by ageing, sunshine, wind, central heating, air conditioning and certain soaps. Can dry skin on the face be cured … [Read more...]

Dry Skin | Q & A | Severe Dry Skin Care

What is severe dry skin? Severe dry skin can develop from mild dry skin and progress into a serious condition if left untreated, causing major discomfort and long-lasting problems. Who gets severe dry skin? Severe dry skin can happen to anyone, however older people are most commonly affected, as their skin produces less oil. Parts of the body most affected include the lower legs, arms, flanks and thighs. What causes severe dry skin? There are many causes for severe dry skin. Here … [Read more...]

Eczema in Babies | Q & A | Eczema on Babies Skin

What is eczema in babies? Eczema in babies most commonly develops between two and six months and often before the age of five. In babies, eczema usually starts on the cheeks and scalp, and can then spread to other areas such as the inner legs, arms and chest. Skin with eczema may be dry, red, thickened, cracked, itchy or even broken and is worsened by babies or young children scratching and irritating the problem areas. Customer Feedback My two year old daughter has suffered with severe … [Read more...]

Animal Testing

There has been a great deal chatter on social media lately regarding animal testing with some major brands admitting that they do test products on animals. We have also been asked if we use animals during our product testing procedures. This post is to assure our customers and prospects that Syrinx Za has never and continues not to test our products on animals. We test all of our products on willing humans, and we always will. No Chemicals and No Testing on Animals. They call us the … [Read more...]

Global Handwashing Day

Raising awareness of the Global Handwashing day 2012 What a great initiative Global Hand Washing Day is. It’s not until something is brought to your attention that it really brings the message home. I am a habitual handwasher, handwashing was drummed in to me from an early age now I know why! Deep Cleansing Therapy Bar 20% Discount We are supporting Global Handwashing Day with a 20% discount off our best selling Soap, the Deep Cleansing Therapy Bar. Read more abut the special properties of … [Read more...]

Allergic Skin | Q & A | Allergic Skin Treatment and Care

What is allergic skin? Allergic skin comes up in a red rash, blisters or weals that feel itchy or burning. Often, it’s the arms, legs, neck or chest that are most affected. Here is an example of how Mick Say uses Syrinx Za Products to treat his skin allergy to Dogs and extremes in environmental conditions. What causes allergic skin? The most common causes for allergic skin are plants such as poison ivy, as well as harsh soaps and chemical detergents. However, some skin allergies can … [Read more...]

Acne | Q & A | Acne Treatment and Care

What is Acne? Acne is a common skin disorder that can affect the face, chest and back. What are the symptoms of Acne? Acne includes cases of inflammation, scaly areas, pimples, spots, blackheads and boils. Severe cases of acne can last for prolonged periods and often result in scarring. It’s an unfortunate condition that can affect people psychologically. Luckily, we have a solution. Who gets Acne? Acne is most common in adolescence and can affect both males and females. The condition … [Read more...]

Dry Skin | Q & A | Dry Skin Treatment and Care

What is dry skin? Dry skin is fairly common, but it can progress to a serious condition that causes inflammation and discomfort. Severe dry skin like this would be considered a type of eczema. Who gets dry skin? Anyone can experience dry skin at any time, while older people often get it as their skin produces less oil, especially on the lower legs, arms, flanks (sides of the abdomen) and thighs. What causes dry skin? There are a number of causes for dry skin. Here are just a … [Read more...]

Psoriasis | Q & A | Psoriasis Treatment and Care

What is psoriasis? Psoriasis is a skin condition that particularly affects the elbows, knees, scalp and lower back. It ranges from sore and itchy red patches to cracked and bleeding skin, especially around joints. Find out more about our Natural Treatment for Psoriasis [social_share/] What are the common symptoms of psoriasis? Here are the most common types of psoriasis: If your skin has raised red patches with silvery white scales, that’s called ‘plaque psoriasis’ (this is the … [Read more...]

Warts | Q & A | Warts Treatment and Care

What are warts? Warts are small, rough lumps, the same colour as the skin, that usually grow on the hands and feet but can be anywhere on the body. Some warts last for a few years; others last for a few months.   What are the different types of warts? Here’s a quick guide to identifying the type of wart you may have: If you have a firm growth with a raised surface on your hand, elbow or knee, that’ll be a ‘common wart’ If you see some small, smooth bumps in clusters on the … [Read more...]