How to Treat a Cut

Skin injuries like cuts often happen so fast that you often don’t have time to stop and think about how to properly treat them. Knowing the first steps to take when you get a cut can prepare you for those instances when you or someone you know has a skin injury that needs to be … Continue reading

June 15, 2018 Skincare

How to Treat a Sunburn

In a perfect world, all sunburns would be prevented with great use of sunscreen and sun-protective clothing. However, if you do get a sunburn, the next best thing you can do is properly care for your skin while it heals, then make sure you prevent future sunburn. Here are my step-by-step recommendations for treating a … Continue reading

June 8, 2018 Skincare

Are Sunscreens Dangerous or Hazardous?

As the weather warms up and more and more people start to head outside for spring break or summer vacation, the age-old discussion of the health effects of wearing sunscreen will undoubtedly resurface. While some ingredients in some sunscreens may be linked with adverse effects, the bottom line is that you must wear sunscreen to … Continue reading

May 2, 2018 Skincare