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May
13
2008

People Who Work in the Sun Less Likely to Get Skin Exams

New research has reported that workers such as those in the construction, forestry, fishing and farming occupations are less likely to receive necessary skin exams.

May
07
2008

Hot New Ingredient: African Tiger Nut Extract for Anti-aging

Produced from the African plant tiger nut, Silab's new antiaging ingredient reinforces the structure of the papillary dermis, boosting resilience and elasticity.

May
07
2008

Out of the Woods: Bark Appears in Skin Care

By Nica Lewis

Although the use of wood for scent is well-established, beauty manufacturers are now highlighting the active benefits of tree-related ingredients--a development originating from traditional Chinese medicine.

May
07
2008

Hot New Active: Prolonging Hair Removal Treatments

Laboratoires Sérobiologiques (LS), the active ingredient business of Cognis Care Chemicals, has introduced a mild, preservative-free, plant-based active that prolongs and enhances the effect of hair removal treatments.

May
07
2008

Wearing Lip Gloss May Up Chances of Skin Cancer

Dermatologists are warning that lip glosses that don't contain an SPF are potentially damaging to the lips, attracting sunlight and possibly causing skin cancer.

May
06
2008

Acupuncture Helps Ease Migraines

Italian researchers have found acupuncture treatments that are traditionally performed can be effective in fighting migraines.

May
02
2008

Tomato-rich Diet Can Help Protect Skin

Lycopene in tomatoes has been shown by British researchers to protect against sun damage in skin.

Apr
30
2008

FDR May Have Had Melanoma

The possibility that President Franklin Delano Roosevelt may have had melanoma in a lesion above his left eyebrow has been raised by a New York City physician, further raising the awareness of the disease.

Apr
29
2008

Migraines May Cause Skin Sensitivity

Researchers have found a connection between those who suffer from migraines and the incidence of skin pain and sensitivity.

Apr
28
2008

Sunless Tanning: What's Behind the Label

By Alex Schechter

Learn how to decode the language of labels on sunless tanning products.