skin care

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Blue Light From Digital Devices May Contribute to Skin Aging

By Mary Broome | March 2, 2021 | skin care | Tags: , ,
 

There’s no doubt that ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun is a primary contributor to skin aging as well as other skin conditions, but researchers are now starting to question the effects of our digital […]

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UV Exposure and Melanoma Risk in Patients With Skin of Color

By Mary Broome | February 23, 2021 | skin care | Tags:
 

Ultraviolet (UV) radiation exposure is a well-established risk factor for melanoma skin cancer in fair-skinned individuals, who are more likely to be diagnosed with melanoma. However, research is limited in regards to how UV radiation […]

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Lifestyle, Age, and Sex Affect Several Biophysical Properties of the Skin

By Mary Broome | July 21, 2020 | skin care | Tags: , , ,
 

According to a study from the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology, lifestyle habits may affect the skin’s sebum levels, pH, and subcutaneous hydration. Factors including diet, sleeping habits, time spent on electronic devices, age, and sex […]

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The Sunscreen Glossary: A Comprehensive Guide to Everything You Need to Know About SPF

By Mary Broome | July 15, 2020 | skin care | Tags: , , , ,
 

Finding the right sunscreen for your skin type and ingredient preferences can be overwhelming. Today, sunscreen labels list many different terms and claims. How can you know what they all mean, and better yet, what […]

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All You Need to Know About Face Acids

 

While it may sound intimidating, using acids in your skincare regime is one of the best skin care practices you can have. Leading to clearer, brighter skin, acids help exfoliate the skin as well as […]

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Summer Skin Is Made In Winter

 

March has come in like a lion, true to form. These chilly winds have me longing for warm summer days at the beach. Although I’ve been spending most of my days covered up and drinking […]

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