That sunburn might not be the only hangover from your last trip to the beach. There’s also that unsightly scab on your upper lip. It’s a cold sore — triggered by sun exposure. Here’s how you can treat it and avoid getting one in the future. Continue reading “The Cold Sore”
Many of you, as I, were raised to believe that cuts and scrapes heal better when you let the air at them. Well, your mom was right about a lot of things, but not this one. Continue reading “Skin Care Myths: Cuts Heal Better When You Let Air at Them”
Millions of you failed me this weekend. You got too much sun and not enough sunscreen. The result: a sunburn. It’s OK. It happens to the best of us. Now what do you do? Here are 7 tips to treat a sunburn.
18-year-old Stephanie Kublea died after cosmetic breast surgery. It appears she died from a rare condition called malignant hyperthermia, which can occur as a result of even properly administered anesthesia. Continue reading “Florida Teen Dies After Cosmetic Surgery”
Did you know that laser hair removal can take months to complete? That you cannot get laser hair removal if you have a tan? That laser hair removal can actually cause more hair growth? Here are 10 things you should know before getting your unwanted hair lasered off. Continue reading “Ten Things You Should Know About Laser Hair Removal”
Summertime is nearly here and the lines are forming for last minute laser hair removal. Lasers are an effective way to permanently remove hair from underarms, legs, back, arms, chest, bikini area, and even faces. But how do they work? Continue reading “How Do Hair Removal Lasers Work?”
Jennifer Garner has teamed up with Neutrogena® and Self® magazine to encourage women to examine their skin once a month. It’s a great campaign — if you find a melanoma, a simple skin check could save your life. Continue reading “Eight Steps for a Self Skin Check”