Recent in Skin Science (page 5 of 40)

Yeast Produces Target for Dermatitis, Eczema and Skin Cancer Treatment

The first genomic and biologic study of all species of malassezia was completed and helped identify potential treatment of the diseases it causes.

Liquid Gold: The Power of Plant Oils

We are learning benefits of natural oils for beauty and wellness inside and out. Consider using these oils, treasured by ancient cultures, to bring your clients to new levels of harmony with their bodies.

New Variants Identified for Eczema Genetics

Researchers obtained data on 377,000 eczema participants worldwide to discover new variants in those with eczema, which can lead to new targets and treatments for the skin disease.

Study Finds Antioxidant Supplements Harmful for Cancer Patients

A new study found antioxidants available in some nutritional supplements can double the growth of cancer cells.

Halloween Makeup Safety Tips for a Ghoulish Glow

Help your clients to not get a tricky rash or other skin reactions this Halloween with these skin care suggestions.

Recognizing and Treating Common Warts

Warts are common among children and adults and one board-certified dermatologist gives advice on what actions to take to treat warts.

AAD Updates its List on Unnecessary Care

The American Academy of Dermatology released another list of recommendations of dermatology tests and treatments found unnecessary, as part of the Choosing Wisely campaign.

Counteracting Hormone and Chemotherapy Skin Aging

In this article, we will discuss the two main body agers in cancer treatment—chemotherapy and hormone therapy—and discuss proper treatment for an improved quality of life.

Scientists Use Nano Polymer to Prevent Sunscreen Absorption

Scientists used a sticky nanoparticle polymer in a sunscreen to prevent the body's absorption of the chemicals into the skin and bloodstream.

What Makes Asian Skin Different?

Men and women of Asian descent commonly experience certain skin conditions due to their skin's adaptation to the climate and the pigment composition of their skin, according to a blog posting by the Dermatology Associates of Central Texas.

Study Links Skin Microbiome to Infections

Evidence was found to suggest the makeup of the skin microbiome can affect the ability of a bacterial pathogen to cause an infection.

Study Finds Fewer Moles Lead to Higher Risk in Melanoma

According to a new study from American Academy of Dermatology, people with fewer moles may be at higher risk for aggressive melanoma cancer than those with more moles.

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