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Bacteria Therapy Used to Treat Eczema

Bacteria therapy may not sound like the most glamorous form of treatment, but a recent double-blind study conducted by the National Health Institute found that it could work wonders for people suffering from atopic dermatitis.

Defensin Peptides Tested for Anti-aging Benefits

Defensin is believed to help improve aging skin based on its natural healing properties—recent research in the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology examines its efficacy.

Part 1: Birthday Aging or Sun Damage? A Tale of Two Sisters

For these identical twin sisters their skin could not be more different. See how one sister's skin compared to the other depending on how much time they spent outside.

Demystifying Skin of Color

A report showed that by 2050 over half of the United States population will be people of color. There is a large opportunity for spas to treat clients who have skin of color.

Sleep Deprivation Linked to Alzheimer's Disease

While there are many negative side effects to sleeping, a recent study may have discovered that it could actually lead to Alzheimer's disease. That midday nap doesn't sound too bad now huh?

The Genetic Relation Between Skin Tanning and Burning

Scientists recently investigated whether or not genetics can be linked to the propensity of skin to burn or tan, and how this connection may also explain people at risk to skin cancer.

Link Between Skin Cancer and Alzheimer's Uncovered

The Journal of European Academy of Dermatology & Venereology set out to discover whether there is a link between Alzheimer's disease and people with malignant melanoma.

Wake Up To Better Skin

Beauty sleep may not be as much of a myth as we previously thought. In fact, a regular sleeping schedule can actually help the skin to repair and regenerate.

Melanoma Study Suggests Altered Schedule

A recent melanoma study observes whether the scheduling of two FDA-approved drugs can make a difference.

Jar Deconstructed: Horse Chestnut

Horse chestnut provides multiple benefits for the skin like helping with circulation to really get the blood pumping.

What Sleep Means To Aging Skin

While beauty sleep may be a common expression it also happens to be a very true one. Sleeping well can have some great effects on the skin, but just how awesome is it?

How Cosmeceuticals Affect Epigenetics

Because of knowledge gained through epigenetics, it is now known that only about 35% of longevity is determined by our genes. The remaining 65% is determined by epigenetic factors.

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