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Skin Damage

An Everyday Snack That Keeps Skin Youthful

OWN | Posted 04.18.2014 | OWN

Could a snack a day keep the dermatologist away? Board certified dermatologist Dr. Whitney Bowe says that by eating certain foods, you can reduce the ...

Watch Out! These Common Items Could Be Ruining Your Skin

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 03.21.2014 | Style

There's always some new research telling us to do this and not that when it comes to our skin. Whether it's how we should actually moisturize our face...

What to Eat to Protect Your Skin From the Summer Sun

Heather Bauer, RD, CDN | Posted 10.13.2013 | Healthy Living
Heather Bauer, RD, CDN

Obviously, there's no substitute for using an SPF lotion that's appropriate for your skin -- liberally, every day (seriously... no skimping!). But bet you didn't know that what you eat can also do a lot to aid your skin in protection from the sun.

Avoiding Sun Spots Over 50

Laurie Ember | Posted 10.07.2013 | Fifty
Laurie Ember

Only a man would suggest to a 50-year old woman that she wear long sleeves on a hot day. There seems to be a severe disconnect in his understanding of the female metabolism. But he is a dermatologist and cares only about the skin. Hormones are for a braver man.

Suntan Bed Dangers: The 'Stupid Light' Is On

Peter G. Hanson, M.D. | Posted 08.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Peter G. Hanson, M.D.

Here are a few facts that might help change your mind before sunbathing or using a suntan bed.

Can Drinking More Wine Prevent Sunburn?

Posted 10.01.2011 | Home

An article in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry asserts that drinking wine may actually help prevent sunburns. According to the study, th...

Warm Laptops May Cause Skin Damage

AP | LINDSEY TANNER | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

CHICAGO — Have you ever worked on your laptop computer with it sitting on your lap, heating up your legs? If so, you might want to rethink that habi...