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'Medical Tattoos' Help Hide Surgical Scars September 23, 2016

Pigments can restore more natural appearance that patients are happy with, study finds

Scientists Zero In on Cause of Rare, Disfiguring Skin Disorder September 22, 2016

Ichthyosis is a genetic condition that leaves people with red, scaly skin

Arthritis Drug May Help With Type of Hair Loss September 22, 2016

Researchers saw regrowth in patients with the autoimmune disease alopecia areata

Daily Baths Not a Must for Kids September 21, 2016

Most under the age of 11 are fine with two to three washings a week, dermatologist says

Organ Transplants Linked to Higher Skin Cancer Risk September 21, 2016

Experts say all recipients should have full-body skin evaluations after transplant surgery

Experimental Shingles Vaccine Looks Quite Effective: Study September 14, 2016

Found to protect about 90 percent of adults age 70 and up

New 'Superlice' Resist Most Over-the-Counter Remedies September 09, 2016

But prescription medications can still send the parasites packing

Health Tip: Protect Skin From Diabetes September 07, 2016

Here's how

Health Tip: Preventing Summertime Dry Skin September 07, 2016

Pool water and sun exposure can make skin dry

Antibiotics Before Age 2 May Be Linked to Allergies Later September 06, 2016

Risk rose for hay fever, eczema, study suggests

Survey Says: Hair Transplants Make Men Look Younger August 25, 2016

Study supports notion that balding men appear older, less attractive

Survey Finds Support for Limits on Indoor Tanning August 19, 2016

But young women in Washington, D.C., who use tanning salons oppose a total ban

New Moms' Hair Loss Usually Temporary, Expert Says August 17, 2016

Blame falling estrogen levels, and use these expert tips to conceal post-partum shedding

4 Ways to Protect Yourself Against Poison Ivy, Oak and Sumac August 11, 2016

But just in case, here's what to do if you develop the red, itchy rash and blisters that these plants can cause

FDA: Anti-Aging, Skin-Lightening Products May Contain Mercury August 04, 2016

How you can eliminate the health risk to you and your family

Newer Treatments Can Make Scars Less Scary August 03, 2016

But, it's better to prevent scars in the first place, dermatologist says

Ban on Indoor Tanning by Minors Not Working: Study August 02, 2016

Tanning salon use showed little change after 2013 ban, and rose among N.J. high school boys

Treating Psoriasis May Reduce Risk for Other Ills July 29, 2016

This chronic skin disease can affect overall health, dermatologist says

Eczema's Effects More Than Skin Deep July 29, 2016

Itchy skin condition also linked to a number of other ills, skin specialist says

Health Tip: If You Have a Lot of Moles July 29, 2016

Check your skin often

U.S. Panel Says Evidence 'Insufficient' to Recommend Skin Cancer Screenings July 26, 2016

But dermatology experts disagree and worry opportunities to save lives will be missed

Radiologists Don't Face Higher Risk of Radiation-Related Death: Study July 19, 2016

Efforts to improve monitoring and protective equipment have paid off, experts say

Health Tip: Don't Ignore Acne July 19, 2016

Potential negatives of withholding treatment

Don't Let Painful Blisters Spoil Your Summer Fun July 16, 2016

These simple steps will help prevent blisters and speed healing if one develops

CDC Warns of Dangers of Plastic Surgery in Dominican Republic July 14, 2016

Report details cases of U.S. women who developed disfiguring infections after procedures there

Genes Tied to Red Hair, Pale Skin Greatly Raise Melanoma Risk? July 12, 2016

Rise in odds for the disease equivalent to 21 more years of sun, new research suggests

Acne Treatment Differin Gel Approved for OTC Use July 11, 2016

Among people 12 and older

FDA OKs Non-Prescription Use of Acne Drug July 08, 2016

Differin Gel 0.1% is first retinoid medication approved for over-the-counter use

Dinosaurs Got Tumors, Too July 07, 2016

Benign facial growth discovered in fossil dating back about 69 million years

4 in 10 Popular Sunscreens Don't Meet Sun Safety Standards: Study July 06, 2016

Biggest problem with products was lack of resistance to sweat or water

For Better Skin Cancer Checks, Partner Up June 29, 2016

Melanoma survivors benefited when they and a loved one got training in spotting malignancies, study found

Allergists: Daily Bath OK for Kids With Eczema June 29, 2016

The key is immediately following tub time with moisturizer

Health Tip: Coping With Scalp Psoriasis June 24, 2016

Try not to irritate your scalp

Hair Removal for a Beach-Ready Body? Do It Safely June 22, 2016

Dermatologist explains healthiest way to remove excess hair with at-home waxing

Experimental Genital Herpes Drug Shows Promise June 20, 2016

Drug lowered viral activity, recurrence of symptoms in study patients

Baby Your Baby With Sunscreen June 16, 2016

For starters, apply it at least 15 minutes before heading out, pediatrician advises

Skin Cancer Check? Do Some Sole-Searching June 15, 2016

Deadly melanoma is rare on feet, but often advanced when diagnosed

Impotence Drugs Won't Raise Melanoma Risk, Study Suggests June 14, 2016

Researchers say skin cancer in these patients is likely due to more sun exposure

Health Tip: Coping With Itchy Skin June 14, 2016

It may be a sign of diabetes

Don't Get Caught Without Your Sunscreen June 12, 2016

Doctor says many people don't know how much to use

New Psoriasis Drug Works Longer Term, Too June 08, 2016

Moderate-to-severe skin disease improved with Taltz over 60 weeks, study finds

Think Twice Before You Get That Tattoo: FDA June 08, 2016

Though popular, they carry infection risks and are hard to remove

Health Tip: Use Dandruff Shampoo Correctly June 07, 2016

To get the best results

'Hard' Tap Water Linked to Eczema in Babies June 02, 2016

Skin condition seems more likely in areas with high mineral content in water, study finds

Sun Protection Comes in Many Forms May 29, 2016

Thorough and frequent application of sunblock is crucial, expert says

6 Sun Safety Tips for 'Don't Fry Day' May 27, 2016

National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention reminds you to avoid unprotected sun exposure

Home Remedy For Skin Cancer May Cause Damage, Mask New Growth May 23, 2016

'Black salve' made FDA's fake cancer cures list

Health Tip: Losing Your Hair? May 23, 2016

Here's information that might surprise you

'Sunscreen' Gene May Guard Against Skin Cancer May 19, 2016

Researchers hope their discovery will lead to preventive drugs

Melanoma Drug Boosting Survival for Many, Study Shows May 19, 2016

Keytruda also seen prompting remission in 1 in 6 cases

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