Three Things to Know About Pesky Razor Bumps

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Women and men both suffer from irritation after shaving. Unfortunately, some people experience extreme reactions that can appear as acne or a rash that is itchy and sometimes painful. Razor bumps are incredibly common, and those with coarse and curly hair typically experience this condition more often. Dermatologists find it is a skin condition that…

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Is Skin Condition Dermatosis Papulosa Nigra Treatable?

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Better known as DPN, this skin condition shows up as black or brown “tags” around the cheeks, forehead, eyes, back, chest and neck. Although they are not the same as skin tags, they are commonly elevated slightly above the skin’s surface. This similarity to skin tags in the way they hang is also often self-diagnosed…

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Should Men and Women’s Skincare be Identical?

The wide variety of skincare products available on the market makes a clear distinction between men’s and women’s needs for facial and body care. However, are there significant differences between products outside of powerful marketing and different scents? Dermatologists have found enough differences worth noting in the various options for men and women. The Difference…

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Skincare Includes Treating Eczema

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You would think with more than 31 million Americans having eczema, there would be more talk about it. Unfortunately, most Americans learn to live with the condition. Since it is not contagious, people typically cover it up instead of seeking treatment. More than 17 million people live with extreme cases. What is incredible is there…

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Black Skincare Influencers

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Although skin care is meant to be inclusive, it has historically been lacking in representing women and men of color. In 2020, Sephora set new standards of diversity not previously seen, including size, gender, but most notably racial recognition, with more than a third of the top skincare influencers being Black. Comprised of both men…

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