Dermatology Tips to Protect Your Skin This Summer

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The warmer weather in summer can wreak havoc on your skin. The heat and humidity can lead to clogged pores and breakouts. A few tweaks to your daily routine can help keep your complexion clear and healthy. Here are the best dermatology tips to protect your skin this summer. Adopt a Lightweight Dual-Purpose Moisturizer The…

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How to Reduce Your Risk for Skin Cancer

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The risk for skin cancer significantly increases as more of your skin is exposed to the sun during warmer months. The good news is that the majority of skin cancers are completely preventable. Here is everything you need to know to help you reduce your risk for skin cancer. Common Forms of Skin Cancer Skin…

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How to Prevent and Treat Poison Ivy

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Coming into contact with a poison ivy plant can cause an allergic reaction from a chemical oil called urushiol. This resin creates a red blistery rash on your skin within a couple days after exposure. This itchy rash is not contagious but can last for up to three weeks. Here are tips to help you…

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Help for Scars

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Skin grows over a wound to form a scar. You can also get scars from surgery or infections such as chickenpox or acne. Skin that is scarred typically has a greater thickness. Scars also create skin that is pinker, redder and shinier, and has more wrinkles. As time goes by, the scar becomes smoother and…

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Healthy Lifestyle for Healthy Skin

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If you want great-looking skin, the best thing you can do is consider your skin’s surface and the foods you consume. Your body can repair damaged cells at a young age. When you get older, you lose some of the efficiency of your skin’s repair system. Our bodies’ cells and tissues are the building blocks…

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Help for Dermatitis is on the Way

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There are so many breakthrough medicines on the scene now, with many more coming soon. This is a huge relief for those who suffer from skin conditions. Adult atopic dermatitis, also called eczema, is a condition of itchy inflammation of the skin. It usually develops in childhood and is genetic. The main symptom is a…

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The Role of Sunlight with Psoriasis

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Psoriasis is a long-term, chronic skin disease that causes red, scaly, itchy patches on the skin. Most patches of psoriasis occur on the elbows, knees, trunk, and scalp. Most people who suffer from this skin disease typically find that it goes through cycles, having flareups for a few weeks or months, and then the symptoms…

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Allergies Can Affect Your Skin

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Spring brings such beauty to our world after a long, cold winter. Trees are blooming and leafing out, flowers add color to the landscape, and the grass is greening out to transform yards. Yet, while spring brings beauty – it can also bring misery to those who suffer from allergies. Seasonal allergies can often affect…

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Melasma and Skin Care

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Throughout pregnancy, a woman’s body goes through many dramatic changes. Aside from weight gain and an ever-expanding midsection, a woman’s hormones go through drastic shifts as her body grows a baby, gives birth, and then adjusts to not being pregnant following delivery. It is no wonder pregnancy and giving birth are considered to be the…

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A Perfect Handwashing Routine

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Whether you are trying to ward off COVID or just interested in implementing a better handwashing routine, below are the steps that will help keep you healthy and protect your sensitive skin. Remove all jewelry. Rings and other decorative jewelry on the hands can harbor germs, bacteria, and viruses. Not to mention, bacteria can remain…

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