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Category Archives: "Skin, Lip and Body Care"

Side Effects + Skin, Lip and Body Care

Surgery and Treatments Are Over…How Do I Take Care of My Scars?

Surgery and radiation treatments for cancer are not only a pain (literally), but they can wreak havoc on your skin, and consequently, your self confidence. The pain, peeling and scarring often left behind from radiation-related therapy can be extremely difficult to handle, while vivid post-surgical scars may seem nearly impossible to fade. Fortunately, there are ways to help the healing process while dealing with post-cancer scars, and improve the overall appearance and texture of skin.

Hair Care + Hands and Feet

A Few Reasons to Spend a Little More on an Organic Cream-Your Skin “Eats” Too!

Have you heard the news? Eco-friendly-or “green”-is the hip way to be.

Side Effects + Skin, Lip and Body Care

What You Can Expect from Radiation Treatments

Let’s address the difficult problem of radiation burns.

Rosacea and Flushing + Side Effects

Oucchhh! Products to Help Cool and Soothe Painful Radiation Burns

You’re so desperate for relief from pain and itching, you may be tempted to apply anything from your bathroom cupboard…but wait! Never use anything on the irritated site without discussing it first with your healthcare provider (whether the product is natural or not). Most doctors suggest skipping all skincare products for at least 4 hours