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#BeautySchool: Physical versus Chemical Sunscreen

Dr. Cathleen London explains the differences.<p><b>Question: What's the difference between a physical sunscreen versus a chemical sunscreen? Is one better?</b><p><b>Answer:</b> If you think of sunscreens in terms of being in two camps—the thick, white pasty formulas of your youth that took forever to rub in and the …

Take Some Pills for Your Hysteria, Lady: America's Long History of Drugging Women Up

Women are twice as likely as men to be prescribed prescription drugs for depression or anxiety.<p>Photo by Vecchio/Getty<p>A man and a woman walk into a doctor's office. All things equal—symptoms and tests included—the female patient is twice as likely as her male counterpart to walk out with a diagnosis …

Medicine

Why can skin cancers occur in parts of your body not exposed to the sun? - Health & Wellbeing

Features<p>Why can skin cancers occur in parts of your body not exposed to the sun?<p>If sun exposure causes skin cancers, how is it that some skin cancers …

In small study, ER patients prefer doctors consult via Google Glass, not phone

Patients are overwhelmingly satisfied with dermatology consults via Google Glass, even preferring them to consultations over the phone, according to …

Melanoma Caught Me By Surprise — Don’t Let It Happen To You

<b>Any type of cancer is serious, but when it comes to skin cancer, all of us need to be more aware, more careful and more informed.</b><p><b>By Summer Sanders</b><p>A t …

Cancer

How to Get the Smoothest Arms Possible, Chicken Skin Be Damned!

Tank top season doesn’t have to be stressful.<p>Sleeveless top season is almost here, but if you have keratosis pilaris—a.k.a. “chicken skin," or the condition marked by little pink bumps on the back of the arms—baring your biceps is probably the last thing you want to do as the weather heats …

Skin Care

Here's how some people are trying to avoid sunburn in Japan

For those wanting to cover up in the warmer months, there's a new item of clothing you might want added to your wish list. It's called an …

Reverse Tanning: What It Is & Why It's Huge In South Korea

A few years ago, I started noticing tanning salons popping up in Seoul’s trendy neighborhoods, which is honestly something I never thought would …

Skin Care Products & Anti-Aging Treatments - L'Oréal Paris

Revitalift®<br>Bright Reveal Peel Pads<p>Dermatologist inspired anti-wrinkle plus brightening treatment. This daily peel pad resurfaces dull, uneven tone …

In This Charming Ad, Adorable Dalmatians Want You To Get Checked For Skin Cancer

<b>It seems today</b> is all about dogs.<p><b>Created by</b> BETC for L’Oreal-owned skin care company La Roche-Posay, the following ad cleverly uses the Dalmatian …

Guy hits on chick at cricket, saves her life

The sports fan was at Adelaide Oval three years ago watching a West Indies Test match with girlfriends when she felt a tap on the back and a male …

7 Ways to Make Your Pores Look Smaller

A.K.A., the answer to your skin-care prayers<p>Women would do just about anything to reduce the appearance of their pores. In fact, in a recent Harris Poll sponsored by L’Oreal, 23 percent of women said they would give up their favorite cocktails for a whole year just to have smaller pores. …

What Is the 5:2 Skin Diet, and Does It Work?

Coming from the UK, a new trend has the beauty community buzzing. It’s called the 5:2 Skin Diet, but it has nothing to do with eating. (The name …

Skin Care