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Oct
22
2008

Low-dose Green Tea Extract May Fight UV Damage

Swiss researchers have conducted a study displaying usefulness of green tea extract in preventing UV damage.

Oct
17
2008

A Fungus Among Us

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By: Cathy Christensen

Mushrooms are finally standing out among a forest of cuisine and treatment ingredients.

Oct
13
2008

New Study Shows Vitamin D Helps Prevent Skin Infections

Oral supplements of vitamin D may boost production of protective compounds in the skin, and may ultimate help prevent skin infections, according to a new study.

Oct
01
2008

Turmeric's Therapeutic Benefit in Cosmetics

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Turmeric (INCI: Curcuma longa) is an ancient powdered spice that is part of the ginger family. It has a wide range of therapeutic and cosmetic benefits.

Sep
26
2008

Study Shows Estrogen Does Not Stimulate Collagen on Sun-damaged Skin

Research done at the University of Michigan Health System has shown skin that has been sun-damaged does not increase collagen production with estrogen treatments.

Sep
25
2008

Berries in the Spa

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By: Laura Carson Miller

Old favorites such as blueberries and cranberries merge with trendy goji and acai berries for delightful spa offerings.

Sep
25
2008

Thyme Blossoms

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By: Cathy Christensen

This herb adds flavor to any spa menu.

Sep
24
2008

Antioxidant Cream Protects Skin From Sun Damage

A new study shows an antioxidant cream to help protect skin against the sun, as well as aiding in fighting cancer mutations.

Sep
18
2008

Researchers Use Nanoparticles in Melanoma Treatment

A new study done at Penn State has shown nanoparticles filled with a drug that targets specific cancer-causing genes can treat melanoma.

Sep
17
2008

Researchers Create Drug Delivery Nanoemulsions

Researchers at the University of California Los Angeles create nanoscale droplets for skin care delivery; researchers report molecules stable at a sub-100-nanometer size range.