Decrease your chances of developing skin cancer May 26, 2016 A Baylor College of Medicine skin expert reminds us that no tan is a healthy tan but instead increases the risk of developing skin cancer.
Proper foot hygiene key for ‘Happy Feet’ this summer Apr 28, 2016 Dr. Ronald Lepow, podiatrist and assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at Baylor, offers tips for summertime foot care.
Don’t pack away your skin care routine while on vacation Dec 2, 2015 Holiday travel doesn’t mean a vacation from skin care. Adjust skin care routines based on where you’re going, said experts at Baylor College of Medicine.
Skin can reflect eating habits Nov 5, 2015 A healthy diet does a body good inside and out, and dermatologists at Baylor College of Medicine say there is evidence that links certain foods to flares in acne.
Don’t let your skin get spooked this Halloween Oct 21, 2015 Baylor expert offers simple "tricks" to keep your skin irritation-free from Halloween makeup.
Allergic to school? Classroom furniture may be the source Aug 13, 2015 If your child claims to be allergic to school, there might be something to it. According to an expert at Baylor College of Medicine, allergic reactions may be caused by what students sit on.
‘Margarita dermatitis’ caused by sun, lime juice Jun 10, 2015 Adding a slice of lime to a favorite summer drink is nice to cool off with, but our experts say it could leave your skin burning.
Bright ideas for sun protection, skin care Jun 5, 2015 Sun Protection Factor (SPF) is not the only factor to consider when protecting your skin from the sun’s harmful rays. Our experts provide tips on preventing skin cancer.
Sunscreen doesn’t have to be a burning issue May 6, 2015 Sensitive skin should not keep you from wearing sunscreen, especially during the summer months when more time is spent outside.
Put a lid on it: Improper storage of makeup could lead to infection Mar 23, 2015 Not storing makeup properly and using out-of-date cosmetics can result in infection, said dermatology experts at Baylor College of Medicine.
Protect children’s skin from unregulated term 'hypoallergenic' Feb 4, 2015 Recent study finds two chemicals often associated with allergic reactions in many over-the-counter pediatric skin care products, including some labeled “hypoallergenic.”
Hot showers harmful to skin during winter Jan 15, 2015 Doctors at Baylor College of Medicine say the higher temperatures at bath time increase dry skin, which could have long-term damaging effects.
Baylor College of Medicine offers revolutionary non-invasive fat reduction treatment Nov 17, 2014 Syneron Candela UltraShape® is the first non-invasive fat reduction treatment of its kind and the only UltraShape in Houston is at Baylor College of Medicine.
Alleviate 'sugar sag' with healthier diet Oct 21, 2014 Everyone wants to age gracefully but they may not know that certain foods cause "sugar sag," which results in wrinkles and loose skin.
Experts provide tips for a healthy, safe Halloween Oct 30, 2013 Keep your Halloween full of treats instead of tricks with some tips from experts at Baylor College of Medicine.
$1 million gift to fund Ehlers Danlos syndrome research at BCM Aug 14, 2013 With a new $1 million gift, Baylor College of Medicine geneticist Dr. Brendan Lee hopes to broaden understanding of the mechanisms of Ehlers Danlos syndrome, an incurable, inherited connective tissue disorder.
No excuses for not using proper sun protection May 29, 2013 Spending time outdoors? BCM expert says allergies aren't an excuse for skipping sunblock.
Want your skin to glow, 'All natural' might not be the way to go May 29, 2013 All natural doesn't necessarily mean it will be safe for your skin. If you have very sensitive skin and you have a hard time finding skin care products, a dermatologist can help identify allergens that you should avoid
Allergic reactions to hair dye can happen at any time Mar 26, 2013 Can your hair dye cause an allergic reaction? BCM expert says yes