Recent in Skin Science (page 5 of 28)

Probiotic Pros: Skin Care Cure-all?

The benefits of probiotics in diets are well-known — but how does bacteria work when topically applied to skin?

Safety of Skin Cancer Screening Questioned

Members of the United States Preventive Services Task Force are frowning upon the routine of full body screening for skin cancer.

Lend a Healthy Hand

As scientists all over the world look for new discoveries surrounding the human microbiome, GOJO scientists study the hand's microbiome.

Allantoin and Other Drugs Found to Slow Aging

A new study suggests that allantoin may help reduce the aging process through caloric restriction.

Skin Cells and Their Gaming Methods

Humans rely on skin cells to help heal wounds and repair maintenance; however, research recently found cells switched roles between healing and mutating.

Gel Bandage Heals Based on Skin Temperature

United States researchers have developed a hydrogel bandage that could be the future of adhesive bandages, working both inside and outside the body.

Disrupt Your Skin Care Routine While Traveling

Tis' the season when it seems all of us are traveling, be it to see family or for a much needed vacation. For those vacations, we tend to pack travel-size versions of our skin care routine, but that could be a costly mistake, according to the Baylor College of Medicine.

Skin Matches Lung Absorption of Phthalates

Some people assume that the majority of pollutants enter the body through breathing; however, a new report by Science News suggests that equal amounts of some pollutants can enter the body via the skin.

E-Skin Encounters Senses

A new electronic skin detects texture, temperature, pressure and sound, which could be a breakthrough for sensitive prothetics and soft, wearable medical devices.

Preventing PIH When Treating Skin of Color

Treating and managing patients with skin of color for rosacea and acne is associated with challenges such as post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation.

Identifying Melanoma with an App

One in five Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime.1 Therefore, 20% of the clients that you see will encounter skin cancer at some point in their life. Imagine if you had the tool to allow them to detect it early and potentially save their lives.

Researchers Unlock Skin's "Virome" Secrets

Researchers surveyed the skin's virus population, which unearthed most DNA viruses on healthy human skin are viral “dark matter.”

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