Latest Xeroderma Stories

2014-01-13 23:02:57

Sharon Kleyne of Bio-Logic Aqua Research offers new tips to keep skin hydrated during dry skin season. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 Winter is the season for dry skin, reports noted water and health researcher Sharon Kleyne. In winter, says Kleyne, skin tends to lose water and become dehydrated, thin, itchy, pale, more wrinkled and often flaky. Kleyne recently identified several causes of winter dry skin: Cold air holds less water vapor than warm air, skin receives less...

2013-12-18 23:28:19

Joshua Fox, MD, medical director of Advanced Dermatology P.C., notes that scientists have learned that a humectant-rich emollient containing high amounts of urea, an important component of skin’s natural moisturizing system, relieves xerosis by removing scales, increasing skin hydration and reducing abnormal skin thickness. Roslyn Heights, NY (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 If early winter flakes aren’t falling from the sky but instead from your skin due to xerosis – otherwise known as...

2013-10-28 23:01:54

Dr. Robyn Gmyrek, a dermatologist and director of the Skin and Laser Center at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center, suggests the following ten tips to help turn your alligator skin into suede. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Prevent Winter from Weathering Your Skin Ten Tips for Stopping That “Winter Itch” All winter flakes are not made of snow. Cold weather, with its low relative humidity, wreaks havoc on our skin, making it dry and flaky. Skin dries out if...

2012-09-07 23:00:50

Following an article published for the Food Consumer which focuses on how UV rays can lead to mutations and cancer, a representative from Likewise Skincare offers a response. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) September 06, 2012 September 6th, Likewise Skincare, producer of facial moisturizer for dry skin, offers response to an article published for the Food Consumer regarding how UV rays may result in skin cancer and mutation. According to the article, ultraviolet rays from sunlight can influence skin...

2012-07-25 23:01:00

Following a story from Family Practice News discussing the prevalence of eczema across America, Likewise Skincare has commented on the study regarding skin issues in the United States. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) July 25, 2012 On July 25, 2012, Likewise Skincare, a skincare manufacturer that produces facial moisturizer for dry skin, commented on a study done by Dr. Jonathan I. Silverberg. According to an article in Family Practice News, Dr. Silverberg has claimed that climate and weather is a...

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