Have you ever wondered why we get goosebumps? Get the short answer from a family medicine physician.
Your doctor has told you that those brown spots that appeared suddenly on your skin are nothing to worry about – they are simply age spots. That’s great news. But if you don’t like how they look, here’s expert advice on how you get rid of them and avoid getting more.
The sound of ringworm is enough to make your skin crawl, but it’s not as creepy (or crawly) as it sounds. Learn how to treat and prevent this common fungal infection.
Ever wonder if there’s any truth to turning orange after eating too many carrots? A dermatologist breaks it down for you.
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Almost all women get cellulite, but it doesn’t necessarily mean you have to just live with it. Find out how you can avoid or minimize it.
Common drugs in your medicine cabinet may cause an extreme reaction when you go out in the sun — and sunscreen alone may not be enough to protect your skin. Learn more.
For some of us trying to get a good shave, it can seem like hit or miss. You might wonder why you don’t always get a smooth result. There are some ways to get a smoother, safer shave, says Sondra Powell, manager of Cleveland Clinic’s Aesthetics Program. She says of all the ways to remove … Read More
There are a variety of health claims about dry brushing. For those who aren’t familiar with the technique, it involves daily body massage with a dry, stiff-bristled brush.
Many people don’t realize that ultrasound imaging can be used to lift skin and promote collagen production. One such noninvasive treatment, Ultherapy®, has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Practitioners use the ultrasound treatment to target deep tissue layers. They can use the device to focus energy where it is most needed. … Read More
Glowing, radiant, clear — those are the words you want to use to describe your skin, your body’s largest organ. But what do you do when the words that come to mind are tired, stiff, irritated or dry? There are plenty of foods — rich in vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin D, omega-3 and zinc … Read More