Skin and Hair News
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
Diet impacts skin, not just weight Mar 1, 2012 A diet high in sugar and fat is bad for your body, including your skin.