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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.
New reseach shows acupuncture treatments may help women conceive, possibly affecting blood flow and hormones.
Stem cells that help regulate the regeneration of hair have been identified by researcher at the University of Southern California.
Laboratoires Sérobiologiques, a division of Cognis France, has introduced a complex of plant and marine origin designed to protect skin against aging.
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.
Research recently conducted in the Netherlands indicates manipulations of the skin and its temperature can have an impact on those suffering from narcolepsy.
Australian researchers have found behaviors such as drinking coffee, using a mobile phone and getting breast implants aren't as likely to cause cancer.
Researchers at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York have found melanoma skin moles have a different appearance that other irregular moles.
Skin may be able to heal more quickly and with less scarring by supressing a particular gene, according to University of Bristol researchers.
A drug developed to treat psoriasis in adults has been found by researchers at Northwestern University to be effective in children, as well.