Skin Care Health News

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Skin Cancer Rates

Melanoma on the rise in older Americans, new study finds.

1/5/2018
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10/25/2017
Cyndi Lauper's Psoriasis Battle Shows Her 'True Colors'

Pop icon struggled for years with debilitating condition, but finally has it under control

10/24/2017
Timely Tips for First-Degree Burns

Expert advice on taking the ouch out

10/13/2017
Black Children Missing Out on Eczema Treatment

But study finds they tend to have more severe cases of the skin condition than white children

9/24/2017
Don't Let the Tick Stick

Dermatology expert offers advice on tick removal and avoiding them in the first place

8/29/2017
Moles Not Most Likely Spot for Melanomas

More than two-thirds of deadly skin cancers occur as new lesions, analysis finds

8/11/2017
Antiperspirant Use Seems Safe During Breast Cancer Treatment: Study

Many doctors worry about skin damage during radiation, but new research found no such effect

8/11/2017
How Safe and Effective Is Your Sunscreen?

One out of three may not offer the right protection, study suggests

7/17/2017
Some Medicines Boost Sensitivity to Sun

When taking medication, check with pharmacist to see if sun exposure is an issue

6/29/2017
Antibiotics Improve Treatment of Skin Abscesses

Drainage alone resulted in worse recovery rates, study finds

6/28/2017
Tattoo Remorse? What You Need to Know About Erasing Your Ink

Lasers, sanding and even surgery can hide a bad decision, but beware of ointments, creams, FDA advises

6/27/2017
Protect Your Skin From the Summer Sun

Pick a sunscreen that blocks UVA and UVB light, skin specialist advises

6/26/2017
Study Highlights the Beauty Industry's Ugly Side

Cosmetics, personal care products get little regulatory scrutiny

6/23/2017
A Baby's Skin No Match for the Sun

Shade, clothes and hats offer little ones safe protection, pediatric dermatologist says

6/16/2017
Many Tanning Salons Defy Legal Age Limits on Users

Some also make false claims about the health effects of tanning, researchers find

6/14/2017
Have Scientists Created a Safe, Sun-Free Tan?

Experiment unlocks a way to tan without harmful UV exposure, which could help prevent skin cancer

6/1/2017
Scientists Spot Genetic Clues to Disfiguring 'Fish Scale' Disease

People with the disorder have dry scales on their skin

5/16/2017
Sunscreen 101

Study finds many people don't use it properly, raising their risk of skin cancer

4/28/2017
Kids' Sun Safety Means 'Slip, Slap, Slop'

Skin cancer expert offers advice for protection against summer rays

4/11/2017
Silk Clothes Won't Soothe Eczema's Itch

What your child wears doesn't affect severity of skin troubles, study finds

4/6/2017
Skin's Bacterial 'Balance' May Help Trigger Acne

Germ community, rather than just one species, may be key, new research suggests

4/5/2017
Hollywood Villains Are No Dermatologist's Friend

Skin specialists say on-screen creeps often have faces that equate blemishes with 'evil'

3/21/2017
Avoid Unsightly Fungal Toenail Infections

Yes, you really do need to wear flip flops in the gym shower, dermatologist says

3/4/2017
Itching for a Solution to That Rash?

Using gentle soap and moisturizer can help protect the hands, skin doctors advise

3/3/2017
Hispanics Should Be Wary of the Sun's Rays, Too

Skin cancer rates rising in this group, dermatologist warns

3/3/2017
Don't Believe Everything You Read on Skin-Care Product Labels

Terms like 'hypoallergenic' and 'fragrance-free' may not mean what you think they do, doctor says

3/3/2017
Daffodils, Margaritas and Other Surprise Skin Dangers

There are many hidden hazards that can cause itch or rash, dermatologists warn