Burn Scars May Become A Thing Of The Past

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Burn scarring is usually caused by proliferation of collagen cells and over the past few years researchers have been working hard to come up with a way to prevent hypertrophic scars formed after a burn. There has been recent development from Tel Aviv University from a group of researchers that have devised a non-invasive method which uses short, pulsed electric fields to prevent burn scars that are caused by excessive collagen which forms raised tissue. Research Findings The research conducted  Read More

These Foods Can Trigger Your Next Acne Breakout!

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Acne continues to be one of the top skin conditions that both men and women struggle with. The last thing anyone wants is a pimple breakout just when you have an important date or you are scheduled to host a very vital business presentation. In the latter years, acne breakout was mostly associated with teenagers but now more adults are facing the same predicament making it a major problem. Research shows that there are certain foods that contribute to acne breakouts but at the same time these  Read More

What Are Age Spots & How Do We Combat Them?

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Age spots, also known as lentigines, liver spots or sun spots, are dark splotches that appear on the face, hands and arms as someone ages. This condition is caused by being exposed to too much sun and the skin forms an increased pigmentation of unraised splotches. These spots can appear as small freckles on the skin and sometimes they appear as circles up to one centimeter diameter to parts of the human body that are exposed to the sun a lot.. These spots are not dangerous but they can make  Read More