Stem cell therapies have been controversial in the United States and in most Catholic countries for many years, due to objections concerning the use of tissue from discarded human embryos. The development of techniques that use an adult’s own stem cells, however, have opened up new possibilities for stem cell therapies for an astonishing range […]
One of the least frequently considered complications of acne is hyperpigmentation, the formation of small, or not so small, brown spots on the skin after pimples heal. Hyperpigmentation can occur on all skin types and all skin shades, but it tends to be more prominent with darker skin.
America is an incredibly litigious society. Americans can and do sue each other for good reasons, bad reasons, and no reason at all. You don’t have to sue anyone you don’t want to, but knowing your rights in the doctor’s office can prevent situations where you might feel the need to assert your legal rights, […]
November is the time of year that many people in the Northern Hemisphere start to get the blahs. In North America, especially in the United States, people tend to get pre-holiday depression, but all over the Northern Hemisphere many people start to get SAD, or seasonal affective disorder. And making their depression worse, late autumn […]
Almost all teens get acne. Fortunately, almost all teens can get acne under control, as long as they do not inadvertently make their acne worse by treatments that are too harsh for young, growing skin. Here are the top ten teen acne treatments that really work. Every teen will be able to find some treatment […]
Adult acne is an issue that many people don’t like to discuss. This is because most people feel that acne is something that only adolescents get. They assume that once you grow past the teen years you will also leave behind the skin blemishes. Believing that the issue is one that only teens have to […]
No single acne solution, even the best acne solution, gets rid of all of your blemishes in just a few days or even in a few weeks. Getting rid of blemishes on acne-prone skin almost always takes a combination of treatments, best applied in a systematic way. Some acne solutions, however, offer outstanding results on […]
Cystic acne is a specific form of acne that involves large, painful bumps that can appear on the face, chest, back, or anywhere else acne commonly appears. Unlike blackheads, whiteheads, or pimples, the infection in this kind of acne does not rise to the surface of the skin. Instead, healthy skin grows over it, leaving […]
Back acne can be uncomfortable as well as embarrassing. Wearing a shirt on a back that has acne can lead to more irritation. Take the shirt off or wear a tank top and you may feel the embarrassment of more people seeing the blemishes. While it may seem like you are all alone in the […]
There is a topical acne treatment for every kind of acne, for every skin type, and for every budget. Not every treatment works for every kind of acne or for everyone who has the same kind of acne, however, and what helps one person fight acne can actually make acne worse for another. Here is […]
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