Monthly Archives: July 2015


How Sleep and your Diet can Affect your Skin

Everyone knows that you really are what you eat, but a recent study indicates that sleep can also be affected by your diet. Recent research from the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine, shows that there is a direct association between sleeping patterns and the food that you eat. […]


How a Prescription Drug Can affect your Skin

Many prescription medications can cause side effects while certain drugs can actually trigger an allergic reaction. If your body reacts to a prescription drug with an allergic reaction, your immune system will respond immediately, the first time the drug enters your body. Your immune system will mistakenly respond to the […]


Problem Skin in Teens

Problem skin is rough on everyone, but especially teens. If you are a teenager, or a parent to one, you understand that when problem skin occurs, most feel like they are the only ones who are affected. However, the truth is problem skin is common among teens. Luckily, SOUTHWEST SUNSHINE […]


Pets and Sunburn

It’s not just you and your family that suffer from summertime heat. Your pets can also have problems when it comes to spending too much time in the sun. Although your furry friends have some protection from the sun, they can still suffer from sunburn. You may be protecting the […]