The Skin-Care Line That Began With a Brain Tumor New York Magazine Her U.S.-made eponymous line, which recently relaunched this spring with new packaging, is a collection of all-natural, eco-friendly, FDA-approved skincare products that are void of...
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In July of 2008, 37-year-old Indie Lee was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. Later that year, she would be diagnosed with another illness — a brain tumor that was, according to her many doctors, not cancerous, but environmentally derived. Lee was dumbfounded. "'Environmentally derived'? What do you mean? I eat healthy," she remembers telling her doctor." His reply? "What you put on your body is just as important as what you put inside your body." As Oprah would say with her hands pointing toward heaven, this was her "ah-ha" moment.
SKIN CANCER WARNING FOR WOMEN WHO USE GEL MANICURES. They are incredibly popular, those long lasting gel manicures that so many women love. Well now, for the first time, we are seeing that they may not be ...
Skin cancer accounts for 80 percent of all new cancers in the U.S. It's preventable and, if caught early, it's curable. Doctors now have a new way to find it. Dr. Mark Nestor, a voluntary associate professor. Dr.Veronica Note: This is a test very much worth the expense.
The Stir (blog) 5 Beauty Resolutions We All Need to Keep in 2013 The Stir (blog) chipped nails Usually New Year's resolutions entail something in the vein of becoming a better person or losing weight. Dr.Veronica Note: My beauty resolutions: Drink more water that is ionized to release more toxins. Discover less toxic nail polish Drink more white and herbal teas Keep up the sweaty exercise to kep my skin clear Find a zen yoga studio in NYC within 10 blocks of my apartment a go at least once a week
Many studies have been done in recent years looking for a possible link between tattoos and skin cancer. While they haven't found a direct connection, doctors still say, if you have a tattoo, keep a very close eye on it this coming summer.
KTVB Dog Gets Skin-Lift After Losing 40 Pounds ABC News That's what some people are calling a 7-year-old pooch's journey to weight loss. Obie has lost 40 pounds in eight months, and his new skin-lift has him strutting his way to a celebrity status.
This study suggests we need to revisit how we treat skin cancer, especially in the very old. Perhaps we should at least inform patients that deferring treatment may be a viable option. When treatment is deferred, patients have the option of getting treated later if they change their mind, or the skin cancer seems to be growing. When the skin cancer is treated, patients need to have more of a say in their treatment options, and given the choice of less invasive and bothersome treatments with less risk of complications.
Skin Care—Then and Now: Product and Professional Regulations SkinInc.com Laws and regulations provide guidance and shape many aspects of the professional skin care industry. Dr. Veronica Note: I admit to confusion in selecting the best products for my skin. Help. I am a fan of oldie but goodie Oil of Olay. Otherwise its what is on sale for under eye treatment and wrinkle deflectors. Of course the baseline is eating right and drinking water and teas. Keeping the inside cleansed keeps the outside right.