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How Do I Treat a Sunburn?
It’s important to begin treating a sunburn as soon as possible. In addition to stopping further UV exposure, dermatologists recommend treating a sunburn with: Cool baths to reduce ...Learn More
Are Spray Sunscreens Safe?
The FDA is currently investigating the risks of accidental inhalation of spray sunscreens. The challenge in using spray sunscreens is that it is difficult to know if you ...Learn More
Who Needs Sunscreen?
Everyone. Sunscreen use can help prevent skin cancer by protecting you from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays. Anyone can get skin cancer, regardless of age, gender or race. ...Learn More
What Is Acne?
Acne is a common chronic disorder affecting the hair follicle and sebaceous gland, in which there is expansion and blockage of the follicle and inflammation. There are several ...Learn More
What Causes Itchy Skin?
What is pruritus? Pruritus can be best defined as a sensation that leads to the desire to scratch. It is important to make a distinction between chronic and ...Learn More
Tip #1 for Healthy Skin: Sun Protection
According to the Mayo Clinic, a non-profit organization with an international reputation, most of the changes seen in aging skin are actually “caused by a lifetime of sun ...Learn More
How to Treat Sunburn This Summer
Sunburn cases can vary dramatically in their severity. In severe cases, it is recommended that professional help is sought. Specifically, the Mayo Clinic states that you should see ...Learn More
Tips For Healthy And Young Looking Skin
A British Skin Foundation survey published in January 2008 found that an astonishing 50 percent of people who wear make up in the UK are damaging their skin ...Learn More
What Is Dandruff?
Human skin cells are forever renewing themselves. As skin cells in the scalp are renewed, the old (dead) ones are pushed to the surface and then out of ...Learn More