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Moles: What Is Considered Normal?

Posted by on September 20, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Moles: What Is Considered Normal?

Moles, those small spots of darkened pigment, are relatively common. Although few people are born with moles, they do tend to develop them on exposed parts of the body beginning in childhood. But a mole on its own is not cause for concern. The following guide can help you determine when you should seek medical assistance. Common moles Common moles tend to be relatively small – you should be able to cover them completely with a pencil eraser. It should also have smooth edges and a circular or near circular shape. Color can vary greatly when it...

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Don’t Neglect Your Skin: 3 Ways To Pamper Your Skin On A Budget

Posted by on July 12, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Don’t Neglect Your Skin: 3 Ways To Pamper Your Skin On A Budget

It can be difficult to pamper yourself when you’re on a tight budget. If your budget has stretched as far as it will go, you might not be able to enjoy professional facials. That doesn’t mean you have to neglect your skin. When you want to pamper your complexion, but you’re temporarily strapped for cash, here are three natural skin care products you can use to give your skin the tender loving care it deserves. Exfoliating Scrub The key to healthy skin is good circulation. You can keep your skin looking alive and vibrant by...

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4 Tips For Treating Cystic Acne

Posted by on June 1, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Tips For Treating Cystic Acne

No one likes to get zits, but if you’re prone to cystic acne you know this is an especially aggravating skin challenge. Cystic acne causes large, deep, painful pimples to form. Cystic acne often leads to scarring and can be very hard to get rid of. Before you despair, try these four tips for treating cystic acne: Try Blue Light Therapy For a powerful and fast solution to cystic acne, you may want to try blue light therapy. Devices emitting a special blue light developed by dermatologists kill the bacteria that causes acne, including...

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How To Use Sun Exposure To Treat Your Psoriasis Without Overdoing It

Posted by on May 12, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Use Sun Exposure To Treat Your Psoriasis Without Overdoing It

While psoriasis patients have been noticing improvements in the summer months for decades, only relatively recently have dermatologists conclusively linked sun exposure and improvements in skin condition with this disorder. Of course, it’s easy to overdo the sun therapy and end up in worse shape than before you headed outdoors. Find out how to get sun exposure for psoriasis control without hurting yourself in the process. The Power of UV Rays Both UVA and UVB rays, which are already combined by the sun, work to reduce the excessive skin...

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4 Things You Need To Know About Laser Skin Resurfacing For Acne Scars

Posted by on May 11, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Things You Need To Know About Laser Skin Resurfacing For Acne Scars

Acne scars are an unpleasant reminder of pimples, but they’re very common. It’s been reported that 95% of people who’ve suffered from acne vulgaris have acne scars. Acne scars on your face can become more noticeable as your skin ages or experiences sun damage, and these noticeable scars can make you feel depressed, anxious or embarrassed. Fortunately, these scars can be treated with laser skin resurfacing. Here are four things you need know about treating your acne scars with laser skin resurfacing.  How is this...

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Is It Seborrheic Dermatitis Or Psoriasis?

Posted by on May 11, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Is It Seborrheic Dermatitis Or Psoriasis?

If you have a skin condition that resembles psoriasis or seborrheic dermatitis, you might be having a hard time figuring out which one it is. Both of these skin conditions look quite similar to each other, but they’re two distinct skin disorders. This guide will help you to understand which one you have, and it’ll explain what you should do if you have either one. Symptom Breakdown Visually, seborrheic dermatitis and psoriasis have a lot of similarities to one another. Here are some of the things that they have in common: Red,...

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Improvements In Skin Cancer Surgery

Posted by on May 8, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Improvements In Skin Cancer Surgery

Skin cancer surgery still sounds frightening, but removal procedures have improved drastically over the years. In fact, Mohs surgery helps ensure that all of your cancer is removed while taking as little of your skin as is safe. Reconstructive techniques can be used to improve any damage to your appearance. If you are afraid to have your skin checked for cancer, don’t be. In most cases, lesions can be removed without causing any deformity. Mohs Surgery Although Mohs surgery has been around for decades, recent improvements have made it...

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When Prescriptions Don’t Work: Three Natural Remedies For Rosacea Breakouts

Posted by on April 21, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on When Prescriptions Don’t Work: Three Natural Remedies For Rosacea Breakouts

Have you tried several different creams, gels and washes to treat your rosacea, yet not found any relief? Rosacea is a complicated skin disorder, and every case is different. Not all patients respond well to the common prescription medications, but that does not mean you should give up trying to find a treatment that works for you. Here’s a look at a few natural remedies worth giving a try. Aloe Vera Aloe vera is a plant that is known for its ability to calm and moisturize irritated skin. Many patients have found that applying it...

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Hair Treatment Options You Can Choose From

Posted by on January 21, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Hair Treatment Options You Can Choose From

If you have hair above your lip that you want to get rid of, then there are many options available to you, but some of them will work better than others. When it comes to removing upper lip hair, you want to make sure you go with a method that will keep that hair gone for as long as possible and hopefully get it to grow in less as time goes on. The hope is, one day you won’t have to continue with removal methods because it will be gone for good. Learn about some of the different hair removal options in this article so you can find the...

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