Do Natural Ingredients Work For Lightening Skin?

Pigmentation on your skin can be a recurrent and stubborn problem. My patients often report that pigmentation on their skin has led to negative impacts on their psychological well-being. While the market for cosmetics and concealers has mushroomed over the years, pigmentation that is untreated eventually darkens to the point where even cosmetics may fail to camouflage it adequately. Individuals who are active in sporting pursuits also find the option […]

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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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