Tag Archives: Skin

The naked eye alone is not enough to ensure the accurate diagnosis of skin cancer, say experts

The visual inspection of a suspicious skin lesion using the naked eye alone is not enough to ensure the accurate diagnosis of skin cancer, a group of experts have concluded following a largescale systematic review of research. The review is published today (Dec 6th) in The Cochrane Library as part of a Special Collection of… Read More »

Mechanism for turning skin cells into blood stem cells uncovered

Researchers have succeeded in converting human skin cells into blood stem cells in an international collaboration project.  “This is a first step on the way to generating fully functional blood stem cells in a petri dish which, in the future, could be transplanted into patients with blood diseases”, says Filipe Pereira, the researcher from Lund… Read More »

The 8 Best Foundations for Acne-Prone Skin, According to Dermatologists – Self

I spend a lot of time figuring out which makeup products will work best for my combination skin. Not only do I tend to have a super-shiny T-zone by lunchtime, but I also get unexpected breakouts on a semi-regular basis. Fortunately, it’s OK to cover zits with makeup as long as you’re treating the skin… Read More »

How to Beat Dry Skin All Year Long

Learn how to beat dry skin all year long! Dry skin… why does it always seem to invite itself along when it isn’t wanted? Spring, summer, fall and winter – here it comes, perhaps popping up in different areas depending on the weather. It’s common, we all deal with it – which is why everywhere… Read More »