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Turmeric Helps Heal Skin Ailments

A recent meta-study concluded that turmeric has proved effective in treating acne, mouth inflammation, itchy skin and psoriasis, among other conditions.

Facial Exercises Ease Midlife Signs of Aging

Middle-aged women doing 30 minutes a day of specific facial muscle movements looked an average of two-and-a-half years younger in 20 weeks.

Algae-Based Cosmetics May Ward Off Inflammation and Cancer

Added to cosmetic formulas, marine algae like kelp and spirulina have been found to protect skin cells.

Tanning Beds Invite Melanoma

Using tanning beds to maintain a golden glow comes at too high a cost; it can double the risk of the deadliest type of skin cancer in those under 35.

Milk Linked to Acne

The hormones in cow’s milk may stimulate the hormones that cause acne break-outs in teens and people of all ages, say New York University researchers.

Pick a Safer Sunscreen

This handy online guide helps you sift through marketing hype to make better choices.

Just Say No to Indoor Tanning

Melanoma—the deadliest form of skin cancer—is increasing in females 15 to 29 years old.

How Laser Heat Fights Wrinkles

The controlled heat from laser therapy promotes collagen formation, for smoother, rejuvenated skin.

White Tea Tops Herbal Charts

In a recent test to evaluate the health properties of extracts from 21 plant species, white tea considerably outperformed them all.

Wrinkles Be Gone

New treatment may help to reduce the appearance of facial wrinkles.
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