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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The Best Cleanser For Your Skin is Soap-free

In 2004, a six-month study involving more than 10,000 personal care products and 2,300 participants was conducted. Researchers found that the average adult uses on average about nine personal care products each day, containing 126 different chemicals. The study also found that more than 250,000 women, and one out of every 100 men, use an average of 15 products daily. Shocking statistic? Putting chemicals on your skin or scalp is […]

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