- How often you should wash your hair is a decision you should make based on both your personal hair texture and overall preference.
- This beauty blogger cannot stop talking about the new organic and sustainable moisturizer she uses... semen.
- Eating Kerson fruit may alleviate health conditions, from diabetes to gastric ulcers.
- Our skin is the body's largest organ, and it's not without its flaws.
- The human body’s 37 trillion cells possess powerful capabilities, from regenerating the stomach every five days to shedding skin every two to four weeks.
- A Texas surgeon performs a massive cyst removal that leaves his patient with a large hole requiring stitches.
- In the case of severe acne, dermatologists leave their patients on ineffective antibiotics for far too long before prescribing a more potent drug, isotretinoin.
- Scientists say they are evaluating a new radiotherapeutic bandage for healing squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), a form of skin cancer.
- Public restrooms contain plenty of bacteria, from gut bacteria to vaginal bacteria, but they may be cleaner than we think.
- Some holiday face paints may contain higher levels of lead and other chemicals than are safe to use — so it’s important to be wary of ingredient labels.
- Gay and bisexual men report higher indoor tanning and skin cancer development rates compared to heterosexual men.
- People who suffer from psoriasis, even if their condition is relatively mild, are more likely than others to become depressed.
Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its diseases, a unique specialty with both medical and surgical aspects. A dermatologist takes care of diseases, in the widest sense, and some cosmetic problems of the skin, scalp, hair, and nails.