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3 Tips to Avoid Making Acne Worse This Summer

3 Tips to Avoid Making Acne Worse This Summer Feel like your acne is worse in the summer? You may be onto something. A rise in temperature and humidity can lead to pore-clogging increases in the sweat and oil secreted by your skin. When you add an increase in sugary drinks, you may find yourself on a road trip…
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4 Signs Your Skin Needs to See a Dermatologist

4 Signs Your Skin Needs to See a Dermatologist Life is tough on your skin. Every day it’s subjected to elements doing their best to break it down. Scrapes, rashes and spots are so common, you may barely give them a thought. However, sometimes a rash can indicate a more serious problem. Many skin conditions are temporary and go…
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When Skin Starts to Age & What You Can Do to Stop the Clock

When Skin Starts to Age & What You Can Do to Stop the Clock These days, we have a somewhat more nuanced view of when skin starts to age. Researchers participating in a study for the skincare brand Olay found that cell processes change with each decade of life. As the effects of those changes accumulate, they become more noticeable. The study analyzed…
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The Important Way Women Are Helping Fight Melanoma

The Important Way Women Are Helping Fight Melanoma Melanoma is a deadly skin cancer that can occurs when the cells that give color to your skin (melanocytes) become cancerous. Now researchers looking for how to prevent melanoma have a discovered a new way to increase early and accurate detection. They’re turning to women. Men over the age of…
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Can a Dermatologist Help Women With Hair Loss?

Can a Dermatologist Help Women With Hair Loss? While hair loss can be hard for men, hair loss in women can pose a significant psychological strain due to society’s expectations on how they appear. These days, however, a visit to a dermatologist can lead to a diagnosis that can help to treat and even reverse the condition. Because…
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How to Treat the 2 Main Types of Birthmarks

How to Treat the 2 Main Types of Birthmarks There are many types of birthmarks, and just like the people who wear them no two are exactly alike. Although many are proud of this distinguishing part of their body, some people would prefer them removed. In rare cases, the birthmark may be malignant and require removal or treatment. In…
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What’s the Difference Between a Mole and a Freckle?

What’s the Difference Between a Mole and a Freckle? Freckles and moles are common skin features among all people. However, sometimes it may be hard to know which is which. Whether you’re wondering if you have a freckle or mole, here is some more information to help you understand the difference between the two. What Are Moles and Freckles?…
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4 Tips to Give Your Skin a Safe Summer Vacation

4 Tips to Give Your Skin a Safe Summer Vacation For many, a sunburn is a rite of passage during summer vacation. However, when you have unhealthy skin a sunburn can be more painful and take longer to heal. If you’re looking for summer skin care tips to get the most out of your summer vacation, the most important place…
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Why You Should Skip the Tan & Grab Your Sunscreen

Why You Should Skip the Tan & Grab Your Sunscreen If you’ve noticed how pale your skin is when trying on new summer bikinis, you may wonder if you should get a base tan. Building up your skin’s resistance to the sun by getting that first dose may seem like a good idea, but you may want to think again.
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How to Start Prepping Your Skin for a Summer in the Sun

How to Start Prepping Your Skin for a Summer in the Sun The summer sun will soon be here. While that may mean fun days ahead, it also means that you need to start considering now how to keep your skin looking and feeling healthy in the sun’s glare. Fortunately, getting skin ready for summer isn’t that different than what you…
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