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Category Archives: "Skin, Lip and Body Care"

Hair Care + Skin, Lip and Body Care

10 Tips to Help You Avoid Razor Burn and Bumps

With the warmer weather upon us, we’re wearing more skin-baring fashions, which means one thing: time to shave away the hair! You may prefer other methods of hair removal, but if you’re a die-hard shaver—or just appreciate its simplicity—you may struggle with razor bumps. If you’re a guy with sensitive skin, these may be a

Skin, Lip and Body Care

Why You Can’t Rely on Sunscreen Alone to Protect You from Skin Cancer

Most everybody wears sunscreen now, right? So why is skin cancer on the rise? According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, the diagnosis and treatment of nonmelanoma skin cancers in the U.S. increased by 77 percent between 1994 and 2014. Meanwhile, the rates of melanoma—the most serious type of skin cancer—are also increasing. The Centers for

Skin, Lip and Body Care

Freckles, Dark Spots, Moles, Birthmarks: What’s the Difference?

You move in closer to the mirror. There. A new dark spot on your skin. Was it there before? You shift back and forth, checking it from varying angles. Hmm. It looked like just a dark spot at first, but now you’re not sure. One thing you do know—it wasn’t there before. At least you

Hair Care + Skin, Lip and Body Care

Is Your Dandruff Related to Your Eczema?

Would you be surprised to learn that dandruff affects about half the population? Indeed, it’s one of the most common skin diseases in humans. And though it may seem like it’s a hair thing, it’s all about your scalp. If you’re tired of all the flakes, read on. We’ve got some solutions that will help.