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When Pollution and Sensitive Skin Meet

Concerns over air pollutions impact on the skin are on the rise. Research in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology found that skin care formulated with the goal of fighting pollution can make an impact on skin health. … Continue reading

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An Esthetician’s Guide to Vascular Lesions

Knowing the difference between rosacea and vascular lesions is crucial to the treatment process. Susanne Schmaling from the Esthetics Council explains the difference. Source: An Esthetician’s Guide to Vascular Lesions

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Skin Remembers Injuries to Maintain Integrity

Stem cells in the skin have memories of previous injuries to help speed along the healing process. Research in Science suggests that this might help understand psoriasis. Source: Skin Remembers Injuries to Maintain Integrity

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Diet and Skin Care: Romantic Foods for the Skin

Valentines Day is a time for indulgence. However, the skin doesn’t have to suffer from indulging. See what Dr. Mirela Mitan has to say about what foods to indulge in and what to avoid. Source: Diet and Skin Care: Romantic … Continue reading

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Psoriasis Meets its Match in Vanilla Extract

What do baked goods and psoriasis have in common? Research in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry suggests that synthetic vanilla extract can topically treat the chronic condition. Source: Psoriasis Meets its Match in Vanilla Extract

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Study Sheds LIGHT on Eczema Cause

Research published in the Journal of Experimental Medicine has identified a potential method to block atopic dermatitis by targeting the LIGHT protein. Source: Study Sheds LIGHT on Eczema Cause

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Myths and Trends in Probiotics

Probiotics are on high-trend alert right now, and these different myths, truths and trends for probiotics will show what topical probiotics have to offer the skin. Source: Myths and Trends in Probiotics

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