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Jan
30
2014

Vietnam War Veterans at High Risk for Skin Cancer

Vietnam War Veterans at High Risk for Skin Cancer

Vietnam War veterans with prior exposure to the herbicide Agent Orange may be at higher risk for certain types of skin cancer, suggests a report in the February issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Jan
02
2014

Sunscreens for Today’s Clients

Sunscreens for Today’s Clients
By: Rachel Ametsitsi, Ada S. Polla and Anne Pouill…

With the recent U.S. Food and Drug Administration changes to sunscreen legislation, a review of sunscreens is in order.

Jan
02
2014

Ingredient Hysteria and Misconceptions

Ingredient Hysteria and Misconceptions
By: Carol and Rob Trow

Many ingredients have been subjected to misinformation based on unreliable research and personal opinions—learn the importance of separating fact from fiction.

Dec
20
2013

New Research Shows Xerosis Benefits from Humectant-Rich Emollient

New Research Shows Xerosis Benefits from Humectant-Rich Emollient

Scientists have learned that a humectant-rich emollient containing high amounts of urea relieves xerosis by removing scales, increasing skin hydration and reducing abnormal skin thickness.

Oct
31
2013

Botanical Ingredients for the Medical Spa

Botanical Ingredients for the Medical Spa
By: Katherine Tomasso

Botanically rich products can support the skin through the inflammatory and repairing stages of the skin after medical spa treatments.

Oct
15
2013

Antioxidants, Free Radicals and Skin Care

Antioxidants, Free Radicals and Skin Care

Two scientific terms that have become unavoidable are free radicals and antioxidants—crucial issues in the health and beauty of one's skin.

Sep
03
2013

Today's Hot New Ingredients

Hot New Ingredients
By: Sam Dhatt

As scientists continue to better understand the interaction between nature, science and skin physiology, the field o anti-aging skin ingredients will continue to widen.

Jul
30
2013

The Other Cause of Wrinkles: Sugar

Sugar causes wrinkles

Research reveals that sugar ages your skin through a process called glycation.

Jul
01
2013

WEB EXCLUSIVE: What Does Anti-aging Really Mean?

Anti-aging
By: Elaine Linker

Increased life expectancy has changed the concept of aging and, in turn, has propelled anti-aging research, leading to a multitude of topical applications.