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Aug
22
2008

The Practical Use of Topical Oxygen

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By: Peter T. Pugliese, MD

Oxygen is a very effective agent used to treat many skin conditions the esthetician sees almost daily.

Aug
21
2008

Scientists Identify Skin Cancer Odor

Skin cancer diagnoses may be getting easier as scientists have identified the odor the disease produces.

Aug
20
2008

It's All About Sex: Hormones and Skin Moisture

By: Johann W. Wiechers, PhD

The cosmetic industry is an industry that helps people look good and bodily beauty is linked to sex hormones.

Aug
20
2008

Certain Moisturizers Found to Promote Skin Cancer in Mice

Recent reports have found some moisturizers promoted skin cancers in mouse studies, creating a stir in the industry and prompting companies to look into the findings. It is important for spa owners and estheticians to be informed about these findings in order to accurately inform clients about any questions they may have.

Aug
15
2008

Running Shown to Slow Effects of Aging

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A recent study by researchers at Stanford showed regular runners to be healthier as they age, possibly slowing the effects of aging.

Aug
14
2008

Lipid-signaling Molecule May Have Anti-aging Effects

Korean scientists have found the lipid-signaling molecure K6PC-5 many encourage an anti-aging effect in the skin.

Aug
11
2008

AAD Looks Into New Minimally Invasive Rejuvenating Treatments

Information on new minimally invasive skin rejuvenation treatments was recently presented at the American Academy of Dermatology's (AAD) Summer Meeting, discussing successful procedures and possible treatment combinations.

Aug
06
2008

Skin Care Thinks Small to Deliver Big

By: Leslie Benson

High-tech delivery systems and active ingredients that slow signs of aging have prompted advanced marketing claims. Yet the future of skin care depends on further advancements in delivery methods, such as medical microneedles.

Aug
06
2008

Research Shows Melanoma Influence Factors, Treatment Possibilities

New research into genes and indoor tanning reveals possible influential factors for melanoma, as well as possible treatment methods.

Aug
05
2008

Physiology of the Skin: Cellulite Questions

By: Peter T. Pugliese, MD

Further develop your knowledge of cellulite and its treatment by learning more about the condition's continuing questions.