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All About Herpes
All About Herpes
Genital herpes is a common infection that affects some people to a large degree, while others are not even aware that they have become infected. In fact, for many…...
All About Lichen Planus
All About Lichen Planus
Nobody knows the exact cause of this itchy skin condition, which usually affects adults. Treatment of lichen planus usually involves the use of steroid creams, and the…...
All About Scleroderma
All About Scleroderma
The words 'sclero' means hard and 'derma' means skin, and that is the main symptom of scleroderma: a hardening of the skin. But this definition is a broad one, while…...
All About Shingles
All About Shingles
Anyone who has had chicken pox, or been vaccinated against chicken pox, can experience shingles. This unpleasant and painful skin rash occurs mainly in older people,…...
Birthmarks and Liver Spots
Birthmarks and Liver Spots
Birthmarks and liver spots can be unsightly. But, before you attempt removal or fading you need to understand the facts behind their occurrence....
Can You Really Remove Stretch Marks?
Can You Really Remove Stretch Marks?
Pregnant women are the most likely group of people to get stretch marks, while teenagers and others who experience rapid and sudden weight gain might experience them…...
Dealing With Hard Skin
Dealing With Hard Skin
Hard skin is something that affects almost all of us. Apart from being unsightly, it can lead to cracked heels, corns and callouses if left untreated....
Dealing With Seborrheic Keratoses
Dealing With Seborrheic Keratoses
Not everyone gets what is known as "middle-aged warts", but for those who do suffer from having many seborrheic keratoses, the ramifications can be very unpleasant.…...
Eliminating Blackheads
Eliminating Blackheads
There are many options available for eliminating blackheads....
Getting a Tattoo Removed
Getting a Tattoo Removed
So you have had enough of that tattoo you loved ten years ago, but is removal actually an option?...
Impetigo And Your SKin
Impetigo And Your SKin
Impetigo is a common contagious infection that most often occurs in children, but can easily be prevented if you follow a few simple guidelines....
Life-Threatening Skin Rashes
Life-Threatening Skin Rashes
Usually a skin rash is nothing more than a slight irritation. But occasionally, a rash can be indicative of something more sinister - and can even be fatal......
Preventing Fungal Skin Infections
Preventing Fungal Skin Infections
Nobody likes having a fungal skin infection, but in most cases you can help prevent one from recurring with a bit of forethought. As they say, an ounce of prevention......
Recognising and Treating Boils
Recognising and Treating Boils
Boils are abscesses that form on the skin when your body needs to fight infection. However, you can treat the boil while it treats the infection to ensure optimal…...
Rosy Cheeks
Rosy Cheeks
Rosy cheeks, the medical condition known as rosacea, resembles a sunburn or sustained facial blushing. While there is not currently a cure for the disorder treatment…...
Sagging Skin and Loose Facial Muscles
Sagging Skin and Loose Facial Muscles
Sagging skin is a condition that affects everyone at some point. Before you pull out all the stops to fix it you need to really understand the options....
Scarring After Childbirth
Scarring After Childbirth
Whether you are dealing with c-section scars or stretch marks everyone wants to reduce the appearance of scarring after childbirth. The best way to do this is to…...
Scarring After Surgery
Scarring After Surgery
Scarring of the skin after surgery is a real fear for some people. Luckily there are a few simple things that you can do to diminish the appearance of scars....
Scarring as The Result of Severe Burning
Scarring as The Result of Severe Burning
Scarring as a result of severe burning can be a painful and uncomfortable thing to live with. However, by researching your options, both medical and superficial, you…...
Skin Moles
Skin Moles
Skin moles are extremely common and do not usually pose any threat to continued health. However, since moles can develop into skin cancer knowing the ins and outs of…...
Skin Pigmentation
Skin Pigmentation
Skin pigmentation is responsible for the color of your skin. However, with repeated sun exposure you could risk developing a common skin pigmentation disorder...
Thread and Varicose Veins
Thread and Varicose Veins
Thread veins and varicose veins are common medical conditions that affect the leg area of many older men and women. Although treatment is available, prevention is the…...
What is Cellulite?
What is Cellulite?
Cellulite is a common skin condition that has no known cure. However, living with its appearance is easy when you have the facts....
Wounds, Bruises and Burns
Wounds, Bruises and Burns
Wounds, bruises, and burns are all common skin injuries that are hard to prevent completely. Defend yourself against these injuries by learning about their causes,…...
Wrinkles And Your Skin
Wrinkles And Your Skin
There are many causes of wrinkles. By understanding these causes you can find ways to prevent wrinkles, or help repair the ones you already have....
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