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What's Your Skin Trying to Tell You About Your Health?
Your epidermis is showing—and it's trying to tell you something. It turns out ..... Excess insulin circulating in the blood may trigger abnormal growth in skin cells .) Dermatologists can sometimes diagnose acanthosis nigricans just
8 Beauty Experiments Worth Trying (and 1 to Definitely Skip)
popular spa treatment: loosening complexion-dulling dead skin cells with a crystal-encrusted disc, then vacuuming them away ..... pilaris. In addition to the annoying bumps—caused when skin cells called keratinocytes accumulate and plug hair follicles
Dr. Oz: A Guide to Your Body's Color Coding
serving). dr. oz advice White Skin When pigment-producing skin cells die, you're left with white spots that retain the same ..... blood sugar and can lead to type 2 diabetes) can send some skin cells into overdrive, increasing skin thickness and darkening pigment
5 Skincare Ingredients That Reverse Effects of Aging
dissolve the "glue" between the complexion-dulling dead skin cells that accumulate with age, allowing them to be sloughed off ..... pollution and other sources, which damage the DNA of healthy skin cells , leading to wrinkles, discoloration and possibly cancer
18 Outstanding Doctor-Recommended Anti-Aging Products
little bumps on your arms and legs, try AmLactin Moisturizing Body Lotion ($16; drugstores). Lactic acid sloughs off dead skin cells that may be causing the bumps, and helps skin retain moisture. The pads in Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Alpha Beta Face Peel
Meditation for People Who Hate "Om"
glass. Let your thoughts slip away with them. This is it—the best way to shed stale, impure emotions, along with old skin cells . Take a hot or warm shower and then slowly lower the temperature to cold—even for just 10 seconds, Lorin Roche, PhD
30 Beauty Boosters to Transform Your Look in Minutes
minutes with a microbead exfoliator (like Bioré Acne Clearing Scrub, $6.50; drugstores ), which whisks away the dead skin cells that dull your complexion. 5. Radiance Recipe [ 3 minutes ] For a sheer, natural glow, mix one pump of liquid bronzer
The Breakthrough That Will Change the Way You Age
plastic tips on shoelaces") that keep our genetic material safe from damage. Every time a cell divides, as our immune and skin cells regularly do, the telomeres tend to get a little shorter—which makes them an excellent indicator of cellular aging. When
Ask Val: Could I Be Allergic to My Shampoo?
Kingsley Clinic in New York City. Most likely you have seborrheic dermatitis (fancy for dandruff), the shedding of dead skin cells that is often accompanied by itching and inflammation. Because sweat and sebum on the scalp can intensify the symptoms