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It’s the holidays and that means parties. Despite the late nights, there are times you still want to look your best in the morning. Puffy eyes, dark circles under your eyes and a dull complexion all give away your late night adventures. But, with a little extra care you can camouflage the imperfections. Use the following makeup tips to look your best the next morning.
Drink plenty of water. If you know you are going to have some drinks, start drinking extra water before you even head out to the party. Keeping your skin hydrated is the best defense against looking worn out the next morning.
Wash your face and apply moisturizer before going to bed. You might be exhausted and ready to flop into bed but you will be thankful the next morning if you take a few minutes to wash off the makeup and dirt and moisturize your skin.
Drink more water before going to bed. Try to drink at least 16 ounces of water before you go to sleep. When you wake up, drink more water. The more you stay hydr...
It is a question that is often asked: Is my vaginal discharge normal or should I be worried that something is wrong? The answer is: It depends. Every woman experiences some vaginal discharge and usually, it signals a healthy vagina but there are times when you should talk with your doctor.
What is Normal Discharge?
The pH in your vagina is naturally acidic to help prevent infections. This acidity is caused by “good” bacteria created by your body. Your vagina produces secretions to help cleanse your vagina, much like the saliva in your mouth. The secretions are released every day cleaning out old cells. The secretions also help prevent infections and keep your vagina lubricated.
As the secretions flow out of your vagina, you may see some discharge. Normal discharge is clear or milky white. It can sometimes appear yellowish when dry on clothing. You may also see small white flecks or, depending on your menstrual cycle, it may be thin and stringy.
Frequent urination means needing to urinate more often than usual. Urgent urination is a sudden, compelling urge to urinate, along with discomfort in your bladder.
A frequent need to urinate at night is called nocturia . Most people can sleep for 6 to 8 hours without having to urinate. Middle aged and older men often wake to urinate once in the early morning hours.
Urgent urination; Urinary frequency or urgency
Together, frequent and urgent urination are classic signs of a urinary tract infection .
Diabetes, pregnancy, and prostate problems are other common causes of these symptoms.
Other causes include:
Medicines such as diuretics
Overactive bladder syndrome
(infection of the prostate gland)
Stroke and other brain or nervous system diseases
Tumor or mass in th...
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