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12 Things You Need to Know About Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a complex disease that manifests itself in different ways in different people. Get answers to your common questions and concerns.

Woman looking at wrinkles in the mirror.

Can You Trust These Eye Wrinkle Treatments?

Cosmetic filler injections, microneedling, and laser therapy are effective solutions for undereye wrinkles. Here are the pros and cons of each treatment.

Woman stretching away wrinkles in mirror.

Should You Exercise Your Face to Prevent Wrinkles?

Beauty specialists tout facial fitness routines that are supposed to tone sagging facial muscles. Here’s what you should know before you try them.

Doctor examines adult female acne.

Is There a Link Between Diet and Acne?

Chocolate, dairy, foods high in saturated fats, are they still the culprits for acne breakouts?

What Are the Signs and Symptoms of Severe Eczema?

Understanding the types of eczema and what causes (and how to treat) flare-ups.

What Are Bruises?

Do you feel as if you can’t bump against a piece of furniture without getting a black-and-blue mark? Here’s why that’s happening, and what you can do about it.

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White Wine May Raise a Woman's Rosacea Risk

Women who enjoy an occasional glass of white wine or liquor are more prone to rosacea than lifelong teetotalers, researchers have found.

Skin Spots: What Is an Epidermoid Cyst?

Epidermoid cysts can arise from the site of a whitehead or blackhead or after trauma to the skin. Here’s how to deal with one.

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Skin Spots: What Is a Seborrheic Keratosis?

These tan, brown, black, or white cauliflower-like skin growths are common among people over age 50. Here’s what to do about them.

Skin Spots: What Is a Dermatofibroma?

Skin Spots: What Is a Dermatofibroma?

Dermatofibromas, which typically appear on arms and legs, feel like marbles and are up to half inch in size. Here’s what else to know about these skin spots.