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Here at CV Skinlabs, we’ve talked a lot about the skin’s outer barrier—the outer layer of skin that protects us from germs and environmental assaults, and that helps keep moisture trapped within the skin where it does the most good. We’ve talked about keeping this outer barrier healthy and strong, and how things like sun
You’ve probably heard the recommendation several times by now: if you want to avoid getting sick, wash your hands more often. Indeed, proper hand-washing is seen as the primary way to avoid contracting any sort of virus, including the coronavirus. Now that more people are getting sick with the coronavirus in our country, we’re all
Skin allergies are on the rise, particularly in children. In a 2014 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), researchers found that 11.6 percent of children under the age of 18 suffered from skin allergies. And though many skin allergies go away as kids grow up, not all of them do. If you find that your skin
The word “bacteria” doesn’t normally bring up sunny thoughts of spring and puppies. We associate the word with disease and infections, and it’s true that bacteria can cause these unpleasant things. But over the past few decades, we’ve also learned that there are a lot of good bacteria that actually help us live healthier lives.