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Feb
04
2014

When to Recommend Over-the-Counter Acne Products

When to Recommend Over-the-Counter Acne Products

Dermatologists recommend that products found on drugstore shelves boast effective ingredients that can help control acne.

Feb
03
2014

Early Research Shows Link Between Probiotics and Clear Skin

Early Research Shows Link Between Probiotics and Clear Skin

Dermatologists are encouraged by early research showing a link between probiotic use and clearer skin in acne and rosacea patients.

Jan
31
2014

Peel Science

Peel Science
By: Gül Ç. Zone

Learn how to effectively manage, market and take advantage of powerful, lucrative peels.

Jan
31
2014

Why Birch Helps Wounds Heal More Quickly

Why Birch Helps Wounds Heal More Quickly

A research team has now explained the molecular mechanism behind the wound-healing effect of an extract from the outer white layer of the birch tree's bark.

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.