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Legs Veins

Legs Veins

Treatment options range from self-care to minor surgery. A dermatologist may use one or more of these treatments: Self-care: Your dermatologist can give you tips to improve your circulation. These tips include: Exercise Elevate your legs Sit for long periods? Get...

Prevent Skin Cancer

Prevent Skin Cancer

Follow these tips to protect your skin from the sun's damaging ultraviolet rays and reduce your risk of skin cancer: Seek shade when appropriate, remembering that the sun’s rays are strongest between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. If your shadow is shorter than you are, seek...

Acne Scars

Acne Scars

When a patient wants to diminish the appearance of widespread acne scarring, a dermatologist may recommend a resurfacing procedure. Resurfacing removes layers of skin, which allows the body to produce new skin cells.
Skin changes in menopause

Skin changes in menopause

Menopause, which officially begins one year after your last period, can bring with it some noticeable changes to your skin and hair. As hormone levels plummet, your skin can become dry, slack, and thin. You may notice more hair on your face and less on your scalp....

Can the right diet get rid of Acne

Can the right diet get rid of Acne

Do you avoid eating greasy fries and burgers because you believe they’ll cause new pimples? There may be a connection, but probably not for the reason you think. Here’s what the research shows. A low-glycemic diet may lead to fewer pimples If you’re like most...

Acne, Old Age

Acne, Old Age

If you're frustrated by blemishes you thought you'd left behind in your teenage years, you're not alone. Many women have acne breakouts into their 30s, 40s, and 50s. Here's a look at how common adult acne is among older women, its causes and what you can do to...