Skin Your Body's First Defense
Is it your best defense against bacteria or
an ugly battle ground and you are losing?
Your skin does more than just hold all those muscles and
tendons and bones together. It is the first line of
defense again toxins and infections.
It is also the most abused organ in our body. We burn
it with too much sun. We starve it with too little sun. We dry
it out with artificial heating and cooling and too hot
showers. We cover it with perfumes and additives in our
soaps and shampoos and cosmetics.
A simple fact of life is that in the aging process the skin
becomes thinner and more fragile, less able to protect the body
How many of us are almost in tears over the appearance of
Ah, the moles, is it cancer or just ageing and will it
turn into cancer. Equally life threatening as a cancerous mole
is a skin tear that is exposed to MRSA. That skin
infection can be life threatening. Sores that won't heal,
lesions that just keep spreading.
- We fight wrinkles,
- we cover up scars and blemishes.
- We cry over psoriasis and eczema.
- We fear MRSA type infections.
- We are plagued by skin tags and warts and moles.
Every chemical or toxin in the air is on your skin and is
being absorbed at this very moment. Frightening I
Everything you drink or eat contributes to the health of
your skin --- or shortens its life and beauty. Your daily
habits and contacts can expose you to skin infections that can
have nightmare results. A simple cut or scratch can turn
deadly in an instant.
In today's world we are all aware of MRSA. If you
aren't you should be. Researchers believe that MRSA developed
because of an over use of antibiotics and killed the lesser
strains of germs and allowed a more virulent powerful strain to
MRSA can be easily spread by touching an infected area or
touching a non living surface that has been touched by an
infected area. School gyms and locker rooms are in a
state of upheaval trying to sterilize everything used by the
It is a scary world our skin now faces.