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Dry Skin

Dry skin," or Xeroderma is a condition involving the integumentary system, which in most cases can be treated safelywith emollients and moisturisers. Dry skin occurs most commonly on the scalp, lower legs, arms, the knuckles, the sides of the abdomen and thighs. Symptoms most associated with dry skin are scaling of the outer skin layer, itching and skin cracking.

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...]

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...]

Surfers feet: Don’t suffer surfers foot; prevent it!

Calling all surfers: Have you ever had sore, peeling feet after surfing? Some surfers have reported a reaction that makes the soles of their feet go red, itchy and peeling, so walking becomes painful and surfing impossible. We can’t have that! It’s possible that some surfers are allergic to their neoprene booties, or maybe have athlete’s foot or dermatitis. Do you want to go barefoot surfing in cold water, keep trying new booties or restrict your surfing to somewhere tropical? Probably not. … [Read more...]

Ladies, Want to know the secret to super soft hands?

What’s by the sink? Rubber gloves, washing-up liquid, washing-up cloth and hand cream. What’s by the basin? Toothbrush, toothpaste, soap and hand cream. At least, that’s the situation in my house, and at my parents’ house, and at my sister’s house. Sometimes, we even compare notes about the best hand cream to use. I bet it’s the same at your house too! We have to wash our hands all the time, but soap and water can leave the skin dry, hard or even cracked. What you need is a hand cream to keep … [Read more...]

Watch out Skin, autumn is just around the corner.

If your skin is anything like mine, you’ll come out in a rash just thinking about the cold winter months, but before we get there we have to endure the slow demise of the warm summer sun, dead leaves from the trees in our gardens and lanes and digging out our sweaters and coats. Yuk I’m a summer lover; I worship the sun (metaphorically speaking), but I do love autumnal colours and crisp autumn morning walks. Then as the day draws on I wish the sun back again. Enough of my ramblings and on … [Read more...]

How you can Put an End to Dry Skin on the Face. Naturally.

Do you remember the hosepipe ban in many parts of England earlier this year, because local authorities were worried that the reservoirs would run dry? That was followed by one of the wettest summers on record! And what happened to your garden during the drought? The soil dried and cracked, of course. And what happened when it started raining? Everything started growing again! Like a garden, the skin on the face becomes dry if it doesn’t contain enough moisture. What causes dry skin on … [Read more...]

Safe Natural Treatment for Babies Dry Skin

Repeated conversation about a Babies Dry Skin “Hi, how’s your new baby?” “Gorgeous, thank you!” “Everything OK? All fingers and toes present and correct?” “Yes, except I’m worried about her dry skin.” “Don’t panic, dry skin is completely normal in new babies.” “But what can I do about it?” “Simply apply a gentle moisturiser after every bath.” Feedback form a frustrated mother OK, so we’ve imagined this conversation about dry baby skin, but we’re fairly sure it happens all the … [Read more...]

Do You Get a Skin Irritation After Swimming Pool?

You Might be Suffering an Allergic Reaction to Chlorine If you or your children get itchy skin or a mild rash after a session in the local swimming pool then you may be suffering an allergic reaction to swimming pool chlorine. Don't worry too much there is an easy solution. Chlorine is a clever chemical which kills micro-organisms and bacteria that can be dangerous to humans, so we should be glad it's there protecting us from nasty germs and diseases. BUT - chlorine can unfortunately … [Read more...]

What is the Best Natural Hand Cream?

Natural, sustainable ingredients would be a good start? Syrinx Za only use natural in nature ingredients from sustainable sources and we don't plunder or damage the environment as we help you to care for your skin. Hands take a lot of punishment, we put the moisture back The best natural hand cream is manufactured by Syrinx Za, it's called the "Original Natural Emollient Eczema" because it as originally engineered for eczema sufferers. It's a non-greasy fast absorbing dry skin cream … [Read more...]

What is the Best all over Body Moisturiser?

From head to toe the best all over natural body moisturising products. OK, we may be biased - BUT - we firmly believe that we manufacture the best all over body moisturiser. You want soft supple skin today with ant-ageing properties? You've Got it! Like you, our products mean business, but you have to be determined and disciplined if you want to achieve your young healthy skin goals, and that means sticking to a skin care regime using natural cleansers and body moisturiser. All Over … [Read more...]