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Feb
27
2008

Acupuncture May Alleviate Menstrual Pain

New research released by German researchers shows that in addition to treating other types of pain, acupuncture can be useful in helping women treat menstrual pain.

Feb
25
2008

Radiation from Cell Phones May Affect Skin

Researchers in Finland have discovered the radiation produced by mobile, or cellular, phones has an effect of living skin tissue, though any related health issues have yet to be studied.

Feb
21
2008

Transplant Patients Need More Education on Skin Cancer Risks

With their increased risk of contracting skin cancer, people who have undergone organ transplant surgery should be aware of its risks. However, recent findings show a lack of knowledge among them, making educating clients about sun care protection all the more important.

Feb
20
2008

Hot New Ingredient: Aqueous Hibiscus

The ingredient opens new territories in anti-aging treatment.

Feb
20
2008

Gene Found to Supress Skin Cancer Development

With sunny summer months quickly approaching, recently released research from the Burnham Institute for Medical Research indicates a particular gene can play a supressor role in the development of skin cancer.

Feb
13
2008

Repeated Hand-washing May Put Health Care Workers at Risk for Hand Dermatitis

Health care workers who frequently wash their hands, such as skin care professionals, have been found to have a higher risk for irritant contact dermatitis, or hand dermatitis, which can leave hands red, itchy, scaly and burning.

Feb
08
2008

Acupuncture May Boost Pregnancy Odds

New reseach shows acupuncture treatments may help women conceive, possibly affecting blood flow and hormones.

Feb
06
2008

New Research Announced on Hair Regeneration

Stem cells that help regulate the regeneration of hair have been identified by researcher at the University of Southern California.

Feb
05
2008

Hot New Ingredient: Marine Anti-Aging

Laboratoires Sérobiologiques, a division of Cognis France, has introduced a complex of plant and marine origin designed to protect skin against aging.

Feb
05
2008

Chemical Reaction: Biology at the Cosmetics Counter

By Steve Herman

The combined use of prebiotics and probiotics for a targeted approach to battling bad bacteria on the skin is among the newest ingredient trends for skin and hair care products.