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Fight dry skin this winter - DEC 3, 2019
An expert at Baylor College of Medicine said switching up your skincare routine can help fight the dryness and irritation your skin experiences when the temperature drops.

Don’t let your skin get spooked this Halloween - OCT 23, 2019
While it is fun and thrilling to transform into another character for Halloween, a dermatology expert warns that wearing heavy Halloween makeup can cause side effects like acne breakouts and allergic reactions.

Top three tips to prevent early signs of aging - JUL 18, 2019
Dr. Rajani Katta, a dermatologist and clinical faculty member at Baylor College of Medicine, offers three major ways to combat signs of aging no matter how old you are.

Don’t sweat the heat rash - JUN 17, 2019
The summer heat can bring a multitude of concerns, including uncomfortable heat rashes. dermatology expert offers insight on what causes these rashes, advice on prevention and treatment, and how a heat rash could be a indicator of a more serious issue.

Top five places you may forget to apply sunscreen - JUN 3, 2019
Baylor College of Medicine’s Dr. Carina Wasko, associate professor of dermatology, shares the top places people miss when putting on sunscreen and ways to prevent skin cancer and aging.

Facts you should know about lupus - MAY 22, 2019
Lupus is an autoimmune disease that affects millions of people around the world, but is still widely misunderstood and challenging to diagnose. In the midst of Lupus Awareness Month, one of our experts explains the facts that are known about the disease.

Benefits of adding vitamin C to your skin care routine - APR 3, 2019
Kim Chang, a medical aesthetician at Baylor College of Medicine, says using vitamin C on the skin can protect you even further from the sun.

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