Monthly Archives: August 2015

12 Smart Ways to Reduce Scarring After a Bad Burn

12 Smart Ways to Reduce Scarring After a Bad Burn

Going out with family or friends and enjoying a beautiful sunny day under the sun? Sometimes you can be too preoccupied with everything that’s happening – all the fun and laughter and enjoyment – that you forget to protect your skin and end the day with a bad burn. Ouch, sunburns can be painful. Actually, scratch that. Sunburns hurt badly and are royally skin damaging.

11 Signs It's Time to Visit a Dermatologist

11 Signs It’s Time to Visit a Dermatologist

Admit it, like most people, doctors scare you. Every time you feel something is out of the ordinary, you try to Google your way out going to the doctor’s office. Like most people, you probably try to treat yourself with over-the-counter medications and natural treatments. Perhaps you simply wait and hope that it will go away. Yes, this includes dermatologists, too.

11 Outdoor Tanning Burn Prevention Tips

11 Outdoor Tanning Burn Prevention Tips

Some of us love to go outside and play under the sun. During summer or any other day of the year, when the sun is up in the sky, it’s a universal symbol for a beautiful day. It’s on those sunny days where children and adults go out and enjoy the weather, because you never know what weather you will have tomorrow. You probably love to make the most of today and play under the sun. But of course, you also need to keep your skin from too much sun exposure that could lead to burning.

10-Ways-to-Prevent-Scarring-After-Mole-Removal-Surgery

10 Ways to Prevent Scarring After Mole Removal Surgery

According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, a mole is a pigmented mark, spot or small permanent protuberance on the human body. It is usually black, brown or dark brown in color and appears in any area in your body.

9-Tips-for-Tanning-Bed-Safety-and-Burn-Prevention

9 Tips for Tanning Bed Safety and Burn Prevention

It’s almost summer time. Where are you heading now that Mr. Sun is coming out and saying hello? The beach, of course. For sure, all those months of dieting and working out are worth it when you sport your new and improved bikini body on the beach.

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7 Seemingly Safe Jobs with Hidden Health Hazards

Be honest. You have had a dream job ever since you could remember. When you were younger and people asked you what you want to be when you grow up, you couldn’t decide on whether to be an astronaut, pilot, doctor, lawyer or a police officer. As you got older, you started to realize your dream and probably answered them straight and concisely when people asked you about your dream job.