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What’s That On Your Skin?

It’s easy to forget that your skin is a vital functioning organ. In fact, it is the largest organ in the body, with an average surface area of more than 2 square metres and accounting for around 15% of your body weight.

Your skin can say a lot about your health. Skin conditions like acne, rosacea, eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, and allergic rashes are typically a symptom of something else going on in the body.

The skin is an ever-changing organ of the human body and is made up of many structures and cells. The skin maintains the proper temperature; depicts the right sensation, and helps in the immune system to protect the body from diseases.

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The Dreaded Female Condition…. Hormone Imbalance!

Hormones are special chemical messengers in the body that are created in the endocrine glands. These messengers control most major bodily functions, from simple basic needs like hunger to complex systems like reproduction, and even emotions and mood.

When our hormones are working in harmony, we have balance in the body and we thrive. But small problems with hormones can cause serious and life-altering symptoms.

When women, in particular, have hormone imbalances, it’s utter mayhem, to say the least. Symptoms are many and for the woman, it’s a rollercoaster of dis-ease that she would much rather get off.

So let’s explore the types of hormones and the common hormonal imbalance symptoms seen in women.

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