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Conium maculatum (Poison Hemlock)
In ancient Greece Poison Hemlock was a regularly used punishment for criminals. In 399 BC the great philosopher Socrates was killed this way; his crime consisted of teaching people to think for themselves - a great evil in old dictatorial Greece. Thanks to...
Remedies >> Remedies C
Receptive. Element: Water. Solid to translucent green. Health, wealth, longevity stone. Ancient Chinese used also for courage, wisdom, justice, mercy, emotional balance, stamina, love, fidelity, humility, generosity, peace, harmony. Lungs, heart, thymus,...
Earth Mysteries >> Stones, Minerals & Metals
Calcium carbonicum (Oyster Shell)
This remedy is made of the shell of the oyster. Let's have a look at an oyster: Inside a thick hard calcium-made shell lies a soft and quite formless animal. When the oyster feels at ease it opens its shell and passively lets through the sea water and...
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Mercurius solubilis/vivis (Mercury / Quicksilver)
Mercurius solubilis means fluid mercury or quicksilver; mercurius vivis is 'living' mercury: two forms of the homoeopathic mercury who are very much alike and therefore discussed together. There is a metal mercury, a planet Mercury and a god Mercury, who...
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Howling at the Moon!
Lunacy, says it all. We all know that the time of the full moon feels strange. Legend has it that the full moon brings out the worst in people: more violence, suicides, accidents, and aggression. The influence of the moon and behavior has been called "The...
Astrology >> The Moon
Blue, blue-green, yellow-green. Brings gifts of heart & mind together for balance, inner strength, and steering steadily through life. Creativity & entrepreneurial thinking, and new directions for business/personal growth. Blue: Creativity, throat, mouth,...
Earth Mysteries >> Stones, Minerals & Metals
Water Wisdon
If you are lucky enough to live near mineral springs that naturally flow from the EarthMother's body, then you are lucky enough. If you do not live near mineral springs, locate some somewhere and make a pilgrimage there (weekly, monthly, annually, as often...
The Elements >> Water

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Primary Intraepithelial Sebaceous Gland Carcinoma of the
Hair Follicle Biology, the Sebaceous Gland, and Scarring Alopecias
Hair Follicle Biology, the Sebaceous Gland, and Scarring Alopecias.

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Fresh and feminine
As the skin in the perineum has hair follicles with sebaceous glands that produce sebum material (an oily substance), it may not be enough for women to clean their bottoms with water alone, says Dr Tang.
Homemade remedies for oily skin
Oily skin typically occurs whenever the sebaceous glands – the glands that generate oil – begin to overproduce oil clogging the pores and increasing their size. This has the effect of making the skin look shiny and greasy.
Fine-Tuning a Fall Beauty Wish List
In fact, after becoming popular in Europe, oil-rich cleansers are slowly winning American converts, even some with overactive sebaceous glands (better to calm than to strip them, the thinking goes). A new import that's sold online at BlissWorld.
Seborrheic Dermatitis: Dry, Scaly, Flakey Skin
People with seborrheic dermatitis have an overproduction of oil (sebum) from their sebaceous glands.
The Action Of Testosterone. Steroids Myths
Also, these steroids are not the best influence on the process of the sebaceous glands of the skin, increased hair growth on both the face and body, is working on improving cholesterol levels.

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Sebaceous gland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The sebaceous glands are microscopic glands in the skin that secrete an oily/ waxy matter, called sebum, to lubricate the skin and hair of mammals.
Sebaceous Glands – Location, Functions and Pictures
Jan 3, 2011 Ever wondered what makes the skin of a person oilier than others? It is the Sebaceous Gland that are responsible for the greasiness of the skin.
Acne and sebaceous gland function.
The embryologic development of the human sebaceous gland is closely related to the differentiation of the hair follicle and the epidermis.
Sebaceous Gland Carcinoma
Apr 27, 2010 Sebaceous glands are part of epidermal appendages.
Overactive Sebaceous Glands Article
Most people consider overactive sebaceous glands simply as acne, but there are many different types of problems and treatments for this disorder.

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