October 24, 2014

skin care


  • Actinic Keratosis: Sun Damage

    Actinic Keratosis: Sun Damage

    by Berkeley Wellness

    If you’ve spent a lot of time in the sun over the years there's a good chance you'll develop skin lesions as you get older. In fact, up to one-quarter of all Americans have at least one "sun spot."

  • Could Indoor Tanning Be Healthy?

    Could Indoor Tanning Be Healthy?

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Millions of Americans use tanning beds or sunlamps to maintain a year-round glow—or to get more vitamin D, which is produced when the skin is exposed to ultraviolet (UV) radiation, as from sunlight. Could tanning this way actually be healthy?

  • Actinic Keratosis: A Diet Link?

    Actinic Keratosis: A Diet Link?

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Research on the relationship between what you eat and actinic keratoses is very limited, but one study linked a certain kind of food—and a drink—to a reduced risk of these skin lesions.