Entries by Krzysztof

How to get rid of hyperpigmentation on the skin

Hyperpigmentation is a change in skin colour, usually of the face, but often also of the hands and other parts of the body most exposed to solar radiation. It is a common problem, regardless of skin colour or ethnic origin. Hyperpigmentation can spread to the entire surface of the skin, either affecting different areas or […]

ZO Skin Health on Aesthetic Medicine • June 2015

See below for the review of ZO Skin Health Oclipse® suncare product line and Ossential® Lash Enhancing Serum in the June issue of Aesthetic Medicine   ZO introduces new Oclipse® Suncare Products and Ossential® Lash Serum Dr Zein Obagi has added two new products to his best-selling Oclipse® line of suncare products – Oclipse® Smart Tone Broad-Spectrum Sunscreen […]

How to protect your skin from sunlight

Although the sun is excellent for promoting vitamin D production in your body, it also carries a huge risk. The effects of ultraviolet (UV) rays, a component of solar radiation that is particularly rich in energy, is that it can damage the skin and eyes. However, it is not just invisible UV rays which are […]

How to protect your skin from sun damage. INFOGRAPHIC

In our society, tanned skin is often synonymous with healthy, young and beautiful skin. Unfortunately,  repeated exposure to the sun leaves indelible marks, even on the most perfect of skin. Regardless of whether you skin has burnt, reddened or tanned from the sun, they are all symptoms of your immune systems response to ultraviolet radiation, which […]

Rosacea: What causes it? (Infographic)

Acne rosacea, or simply rosacea, is a chronic inflammatory disease of the skin (dermatitis) that mainly affects the central part of the face (cheeks, nose and forehead). The skin of the face manifests red papules, pustules and telangiectasia and, often, there is a thickening (hypertrophy) of the tissues, which sometimes becomes particularly evident in the […]

What is acne? (INFOGRAPHIC)

Acne vulgaris (acne) is an inflammatory dermatosis of the skin that affects the hair follicle and its attached sebaceous gland and is characterized by the presence of pimples on the face (99%), the back (60%) and the chest (15%). The symptoms of acne include: seborrhea, comedones, pustules, papules, nodules and cysts. Teenagers are particularly prone […]