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Chemicals In Sunscreen May Enter Blood

We’ve all been told how important sunscreen is to our skin. Before we step out into the sun, we’ve been sold the idea that sun protection is key not only to our current skin condition but also to the future health of our skin. Read more: Hormonal Acne Decoded In fact, applying sunscreen isn’t just something we do before we hit the beaches. Lathering on SPF has in fact become […]

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How To Improve Appearance of Post-Surgical Scars?

Question: After my cosmetic surgery procedure, I have a nasty-looking scar that is still visible a few months after. I’d like to get rid of it, if possible. What’s available? Answer: There is no procedure yet that will make a scar disappear completely. However, there are treatments to make a scar less noticeable. When it comes to surgical scars, the thinking is that good wound care is vital to ensure […]

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8 Common Beauty Myths Debunked

We have all heard our grandmothers’ words of wisdom when it comes to our skin, and the same beauty advice is then passed down from generation to generation. We have followed them like the gospel, and never have we once questioned their veracity. Perhaps it’s time for us to relook some of the beauty advice we have been given. Well-intended as they may be, some just lack the science to […]

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