• Top 3 benefits of vitamin C serum July 19, 2019
    Topical vitamin C serums may have a range of benefits, such as protecting the skin against sun damage and evening out the skin tone. Learn about the benefits and how to use vitamin C serum here.
  • What can cause a tingling sensation on the scalp? July 19, 2019
    A tingling sensation on the scalp, called paresthesia, can arise for many reasons, including nerve issues, anxiety, infections, hair loss, and skin irritation. Not all types of paresthesia are unpleasant. Learn more here.
  • Why is my chest itchy? July 19, 2019
    Itchy skin, or pruritus, can affect the chest. In this article, learn about the possible causes of an itchy chest, which include skin conditions, kidney problems, and hormonal imbalances. Also, find out more about treatments and remedies for itchy skin.
  • What can cause a rash under the breast? July 18, 2019
    A rash under the breast often results from skin irritation, an allergic reaction, or heat rash. Other causes can include viral and bacterial infections and skin disorders, such as eczema or psoriasis. Learn more about the possible causes here.
  • What causes red spots on the penis? July 18, 2019
    A variety of health conditions can cause red spots on the penis, including eczema, balanitis, and some sexually transmitted infections. Learn about these and other causes here.
  • Scientists discover pathway to skin regeneration July 18, 2019
    A new study in human volunteers and mice identifies which danger signaling molecules lie at the heart of skin rejuvenation pathways.
  • Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: Everything you need to know July 17, 2019
    Ehlers-Danlos syndrome is a group of genetic disorders that affect the connective tissues and cause several symptoms, including stretchy skin and loose joints. Learn more here.
  • Facts about skin cancer in black people July 17, 2019
    Black people can get skin cancer, though it is less likely to affect them than people with lighter skin. For darker-skinned people, it usually occurs on lighter areas of the skin. Learn more here.
  • Is this scab infected? Diagnosis and treatment July 17, 2019
    Scabs are the body's natural defense against bacteria. When bacteria get beneath a scab, the wound can become infected. This article covers how to tell if a wound is infected, some treatment options, and when to see a doctor.
  • What causes a hot back? July 16, 2019
    Having a hot back can be uncomfortable and worrying, but it is usually treatable. The back may feel hot due to many different issues, including nerve pain and sunburn. Learn more about the causes, symptoms, and treatment options here.
  • What to know about laser treatment for scars July 16, 2019
    Laser treatment can help reduce the appearance, pain, and itching of scar tissue. In this article, learn about the procedure of laser treatment and the risks and considerations.
  • What to know about scar tissue July 16, 2019
    A person may develop scar tissue after receiving a wound or undergoing surgery. Scars can present in a variety of ways, and there are several ways to treat them, including using corticosteroids. However, not all treatments will work for everyone. Learn more about scar tissue here.
  • How do the breasts change with age and why? July 15, 2019
    As a person gets older, their breasts naturally change shape and size, and they often develop lumps. In this article, we look at how aging affects the breasts, including possible changes and when to see a doctor.
  • What to know about bleeding nipples July 13, 2019
    Bleeding nipples may occur as a result of breastfeeding, skin irritation, allergies, and infections. Treatment depends on the underlying cause. Learn more about the causes of bleeding nipples here.
  • What to know about duct tape wart removal July 12, 2019
    Warts are not usually harmful, but some people consider them unsightly and wish to remove them. One technique that people can try at home is duct tape wart removal. Learn more about this method of wart removal, as well as some other treatment options, here.
  • What to know about azithromycin July 12, 2019
    Azithromycin is an antibiotic drug. It can help treat a range of bacterial infections that affect the lungs, sinuses, skin, and other parts of the body. Learn about its uses, risks, side effects, and how to use it here.
  • What can cause itchy skin without a rash? July 10, 2019
    Most people associate itchy skin with a rash, but many factors can cause itchy skin without creating a visible rash or skin changes. In this article, we discuss the possible causes and treatments of itching without a rash.
  • How to treat acne on black skin naturally July 6, 2019
    Acne is a common skin problem that may be more prevalent in people with black skin. While medical treatments can be effective, they can also cause side effects. Learn about a variety of treatments for acne in black skin here.
  • Why does my face go red after drinking alcohol? July 1, 2019
    Some people develop a red flush in their face after drinking alcohol. This article explains why this happens, who it affects, and what the facial flush means for a person's health.
  • How 3D printing allows scientists to grow new human hairs July 1, 2019
    Researchers have found a way of using 3D printing technology to grow human hairs in the laboratory, without the need for skin implantation.
  • Causes and treatment of pimples in the armpit June 27, 2019
    The many sweat glands and hair follicles in the armpits make them prone to pimples and other skin issues. In this article, we look at the types, causes, and treatment of armpit pimples.
  • What is argyria? June 27, 2019
    Argyria is a condition in which the skin or mucous membranes turn blue or gray. It occurs when a person comes into contact with excessive amounts of silver, and it can affect either the whole body or small localized areas. Learn more about the symptoms, causes, and treatment options here.
  • Rheumatoid arthritis and hair loss: What is the link? June 26, 2019
    People with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) may experience hair loss as a symptom of the disease or due to medication that they are taking. If medication is the cause, a person may be able to switch to an alternative drug to stop the hair loss. Learn more about the link between RA and hair loss here.
  • What to know about skin paleness June 26, 2019
    Paleness can occur in light or dark skin. A range of health issues may underlie it, including anemia, bleeding, and certain vitamin deficiencies. Learn more about health-related causes of skin paleness here.
  • What to know about Rogaine for beards and women June 26, 2019
    Rogaine may help slow hair loss and promote hair growth. However, using it for beards and in women is not necessarily safe or effective. Learn more about using Rogaine for beards and women here.