Skin cancer is the abnormal growth of skin cells most often developed by exposure to the sun. Too much ultraviolet radiation from the sun or artificial sun such as tanning beds can damage DNA in skin cells. Over 80% of skin cancer is caused by overexposure to UV radiation. 
Acne, eczema and dry skin are such common skin conditions that a simple online search will yield you countless options ranging from effective home remedies to surgical interventions. But there are not so common skin conditions that pose chronic issues, are not always easily treatable, and can impact overall
Anyone who has suffered with chronic acne knows the profound desire to have smooth, clear skin. Although acne is a common, treatable skin condition, there are many different types of acne along with causes, treatment options, and prevention methods. Acne is a skin condition that occurs when hair follicles
Stopping skin cancer means spotting it in time. Skin cancer is the cancer you can see. Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer but is also the most treatable if detected early. The three main types of skin cancer are basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and
While genetics influence our physical attributes, flawless skin can be achieved regardless of your predisposition to skin health based on your DNA. Genetic contribution rates highly to your susceptibility to acne as well as skin sensitivity. But don’t worry. There are solutions and relatively simple changes that you can
Clear skin is not a genetic gift bestowed on everyone. Some of us have lifelong skin struggles with persistent acne in our youth to uneven texture and fine lines as we get older. While any time spent online searching for the holy grail of skincare perfectors will show one
Like many things in life, the road to glowing, radiant skin can be a journey rather than a sprint. Many skin-care goals are not achieved overnight but with simple changes or additions to your already-existing routine, you can set out on a mission for clear and healthy skin that
Skin sensitivity can mean different things for different people. Roughly 70% of people suffer from some variation of sensitive skin which is why determining the exact cause can sometimes be challenging. Sensitive skin happens when nerve endings in the upper layers of the skin become irritated because the skin’s
Beautiful skin is often attributed to healthy eating, a skincare regimen of layering the right products and staying hydrated. And while all those facts are true, the role of genetics in skin health is important in understanding your skin type and its unique needs. Genetics heavily influence the type
Many summer memories are attached to the fragrant smell of sunscreen. But taking care of your skin is a year-round precaution everyone should do and it should not be left only to the long days of fun in the sun. Skin needs constant protection from the damaging effects of