The impact of sun’s rays on the skin.


Most people know that direct exposure to the sun might age your skin prematurely. But do you wonder exactly in what way ultraviolet rays can have an impact on you? Here is a picture that speaks a thousand words.  This picture was published in The New England Journal of Medicine, showing a rare skin condition called unilateral dermatoheliosis. This man, Bill McElligott, drove a delivery truck for 28 years, exposing always the same side of his face to UV rays coming through the window. …

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2 essential things to know about microdermabrasion


What is microdermabrasion? Microdermabrasion is a cosmetic treatment that removes dead epidermal cells, a highly popular exfoliation technique that has become a reference in the beauty domain, the second most used treatment in the world. Microdermabrasion is a technique of superficial exfoliation of the upper layers of the epidermis that reduces fine lines, wrinkles and superficial scars. Painless, safe, simple and quick to perform, it’s easy to understand why microdermabrasion has been adopted by so many people. The result? A …

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