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[Video] Become Certified to Save a Life With The Skinny On Skin

Based on the understanding that head and neck melanomas are particularly dangerous, The Skinny On Skin teaches skin care professionals how to screen for suspicious moles while performing salon services.

Jar Deconstructed: Diatomaceous Earth

Different grades of diatomaceous earth, also known as silicon dioxide, are used for different purposes. Some go into pool filters. Others are used in personal care as abrasives, absorbents, anti-caking and bulking agents, non-surfactant dispersants and opacifying agents. They also can be applied topically as a facial mask or scrub.

Raspberry Could Ride Anti-pollution to the Top

Raspberry is trending, not only for its impact on skin erythema and melanin, but for repair and antioxidant benefits. It's in the perfect position to ride the anti-pollution trend to the top.

Raman Imaging Produces Melanoma 'Snapshot'

Pheomelanin is the red/blond pigment. Its presence has been associated with an elevated risk of melanoma. However, a new technique has been developed to visualize it, which could serve as an early indicator.

Fighting Glycation for the Diabetic Client

The skin of a diabetic client is especially prone to premature or accelerated aging, and treatments and product choices will either help or hinder his or her ability to achieve their skin care desires.

Can Skin Infection Connect to Food Allergies?

Six million children in the U.S. currently suffer from food allergies, and the number is growing. Researchers are investigating whether a child’s itchy or irritated skin has something to do with this.

Study Finds a Glowing Skin Cancer Detector

A new method using a high-resolution microscope can potentially help doctors discover skin cancer in a matter of minutes without a biopsy. The glowing secret is in NADH.

Antioxidant Enzyme Found in P. Acnes

Researchers in Sweden discovered a potential in protecting skin against diseases with an antioxidant-rich enzyme, RoxP. They believe future testing with this enzyme can lead to positives where formulators can include RoxP in sunscreens to help prevent life-threatening diseases.

How Do Moles Become Melanoma?

Moles—some people have a few while others have many, but what makes a mole become a melanoma?

Power Poses Result in Powerless Motives

Power poses are acknowledged to be powerful with many mental and physical benefits. According to a couple of researchers from University of Pennsylvania, these are false recognition's, which could even backfire.

World Essential Oil Market Expected to Reach $11.5 billion by 2022

With a compound annual growth rate of 10.1 percent from 2016 to 2022, the world essential oil market is expected to reach $11.5 billion in the next six years.

10 Secrets for Healthier-looking Skin

The American Academy of Dermatology reveals 10 universally beneficial skin care tips from dermatologists.

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