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Dec
09
2008

New Studies Show Laws Against Teens Using Indoor Tanning Ineffective

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State laws meant to keep teens out of indoor tanning booths haven't made a dent, a new study has found, disappointing doctors hoping to reduce deadly skin cancers.

Dec
04
2008

Panel Urges FDA to Revise Sunscreen Standards

A panel organized by the Citizens for Sun Protection recently convened to put pressure on the FDA to adopt new sunscreen standards.

Dec
03
2008

New Research Shows Possible Improved Sunscreen Substances

Combining natural-based substances such as flavanoids with more traditional inorganic and organic sunscreens can improve protection against UV rays, according to researchers in Brazil.

Nov
25
2008

Antioxidant Mixture May Help Elevate Sun Protection

A new study shows the application of an antioxidant mixture in addition to sunscreen can increase the skin's sun protection.

Nov
20
2008

New Research Groups People into Sun Care Classifications

A new report in the Archives of Dermatology breaks people down into three groups when it comes to sun protection behaviors, which can help skin care professionals identify their necessity of sun care.

Nov
17
2008

Australian Scientist Develops Possible Skin Cancer Vaccine

An Australian scientist who developed a vaccine for cervical cancer is set to outline a breakthrough which could pave the way for a skin cancer vaccine.

Nov
12
2008

New Research Shows Potential New Sun Protection

An oxide of cerium could protect against UVA rays in the same way as the inorganic filters zinc and titanium, according to researchers in France.

Nov
03
2008

UVA Damage May Be Prevented by Astaxanthin

Astaxanthin is more efficient than other carotenoids in protecting the skin from UV damage, according to recent in vitro study findings.

Oct
28
2008

Research Shows Photodynamic Therapy May Be Helpful for the Skin

A study done at the University of Michigan has shown promising results for treating sun-damaged skin with laser therapy.

Oct
23
2008

Education on Tanning Risks Help Women Choose Healthier Alternatives

Giving young women educational materials about the risks of indoor tanning helps them find healthier alternatives for changing appearances, a study says.