Newsletter from Dermatology Specialists of Charlotte: July 2016
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Hair Removal- How to Wax
Have you ever wished you could give yourself a salon-quality wax at home? This new video shows you how to do just that with step-by-step instructions. You’ll also learn what to avoid before you wax and how to reduce the discomfort.
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IN THE NEWS
Cyndi Lauper rocks control of her psoriasis
And so can you. That’s why the popstar recently sat down with the AAD. To help others with psoriasis, she shared how she manages the most common psoriasis trigger — stress. She also gave tips for finding time to care for psoriasis and picking yourself up after a serious bout with psoriasis.
What is vitiligo, exactly?
It causes patches of lighter skin. These patches are more sensitive to the sun, and sunburn more easily. Most people with vitiligo are otherwise healthy. Having vitiligo, however, can increase your risk of developing other medical conditions. Know the signs and when to get help.
Fillers offer more natural-looking results
Today’s fillers can give you a refreshed look that appears completely natural. Friends, family, and co-workers aren’t likely to know what you’ve done. The breakthroughs in fillers go beyond natural-looking results. Find out what else fillers can do and 5 things that will help you get better results.
Hard, tight skin: Sign of an uncommon disease
As we get older, we often wish that our bodies would make more collagen. It’s a substance that helps give our skin youthful fullness. If our body makes too much collagen, however, it can be a sign of scleroderma (sclare-oh-dur-muh). This may not be the only warning sign.
Next steps after melanoma diagnosis
If you’re diagnosed with melanoma, it can be difficult to pay attention to anything else your doctor says. Here’s what happens after the diagnosis.
Black salve can be a deadly skin cancer remedy
There’s a misbelief that this home remedy, which you can easily buy online, can “draw the cancer out.” What it actually does is quite different. Find out why this purported home remedy can be so deadly.
Still puzzled by sunscreen labels?
If you answered yes, you’re not alone. A recent AAD survey reveals that many people find the SPF numbers confusing. And researchers at Johns Hopkins found that many people fail to get good protection from sunscreen because of the way they apply it.