Acne in the News

Some Acne Products Can Trigger Severe Allergic Reactions: FDA

06/25/2014 - In rare instances, reactions are potentially life-threatening, agency says

Indoor Tanning Leads to Early Skin Cancer, Study Says

06/23/2014 - Researchers say radiation from artificial sources is much stronger than midday sun

Moles May Be Harbinger of Higher Breast Cancer Risk

06/10/2014 - Studies found that women with more moles on their arms had slightly higher chance of malignancies

New Approaches to Acne Treatment

06/09/2014 - Topical applications plus antibiotics often succeed, experts say

Prom Isn't a Good Reason to Hit the Tanning Salon

05/30/2014 - Indoor tanning increases the risk of skin cancer, experts say

Sagging Eyelids More Common in Men, Fair-Skinned and Overweight: Study

05/29/2014 - A family history of condition also increases your risk

Health Tip: Caring for Acne-Prone Skin

05/29/2014 - Suggestions to help keep it clear

Health Tip: Avoiding Acne Triggers

03/18/2014 - These things may cause skin problems

Instructional Video Improves Skin Cancer Diagnoses in Older Men: Study

02/19/2014 - Whole-body exams more common among film viewers

Indoor Tanning Laws Help Keep Teen Girls Away, Study Finds

02/14/2014 - In states that had some restrictions in place, use of tanning beds dropped 30 percent

Preservative in Baby Wipes Linked to Rashes in Some Children

01/13/2014 - Researchers report six cases where stopping use of wipes resolved skin reaction

Health Tip: Taming Acne

01/10/2014 - Don't expect medication to work immediately

Dermatologist Offers Tips on Dry Winter Skin

12/28/2013 - Keep showers short, apply moisturizer, wear soft fabrics such as cotton

Study of Twins Shows How Smoking Ages the Face

10/30/2013 - Siblings who smoked had more wrinkles, creases, droops and jowls

FDA Approves Botox for Crow's Feet

09/11/2013 - However, cosmetic improvement is only temporary

Skin Care Tips for Psoriasis Patients

08/23/2013 - Expert suggests ways to ease itching and other discomforts

Earlier Acne Outbreaks May Be Caused by Earlier Puberty: Experts

08/06/2013 - New guidelines released to help doctors treat younger patients age-appropriately

Bedsores More Common Than Thought for Hospitalized Kids

07/26/2013 - Often caused by medical devices, these wounds can cause distress for family members, researchers say

Daily Sunscreen Helps Middle-Aged Skin Stay Young: Study

06/03/2013 - After 4 years, less 'photoaging' seen among regular users in sunny Australia

Sunless Tanners Still a Tough Sell, Survey Finds

05/30/2013 - Despite health risks associated with tanning, many young women still prefer the real thing

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Americans spend more than $100 million a year on nonprescription acne treatments--and that figure doesn't even include money spent on special soaps and cleansers.