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Breaking down the most popular noninvasive cosmetic treatments
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American Society of Plastic Surgeons

If you could get the same results from a noninvasive procedure that you would normally get from an invasive surgical procedure, what would you choose? Anyone not addicted to plastic surgery obviously would choose the less invasive option. Which raises the question: Can we ever get the same results with noninvasive technology that invasive plastic surgery provides? Ultimately, some patients do not like surgery however as we continue to get closer to surgical results from minimal or noninvasive procedures, that will be the turning point.

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Plastic surgery options for younger-looking skin
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American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Who doesn't want bright, clear and younger-looking skin that glows? Dull, dry and pigmented skin is a clear tell sign of one's age. It is, therefore, important to maintain good skin health to minimize the effects of the sun and aging. Additional skin procedures exist that can then improve your skin quality and make your skin look younger, including chemical peels, lasers, microneedling, and microdermabrasion, to name a few.

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Consensus recommendations on isotretinoin and timing of skin procedures
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Science Daily

A new article reports on a panel of national experts that was convened and a review of the medical literature that was done to provide evidence-based recommendations regarding the safety of skin procedures performed either concurrently with, or immediately after, treatment with the acne medication isotretinoin.

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Vitamin D may improve sunburn, according to new clinical trial
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Medical Xpress

High doses of vitamin D taken one hour after sunburn significantly reduce skin redness, swelling, and inflammation, according to double-blinded, placebo-controlled clinical trial out of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center. The trial results were recently published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology.

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How melanoma spreads to other organs in the body
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Science Daily

In a landmark discovery, researchers have unraveled the metastatic mechanism of melanoma, the most aggressive of all skin cancers. Their work may lead to a cure for the deadly disease.

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Should I Worry About a Cherry Angioma? Get the Facts
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Medical News Today

A cherry angioma is a mole-like skin growth made up of small blood vessels, or capillaries. It is the most common type of angioma, which is a benign tumor that results from an overgrowth of capillaries.

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What is a Telangiectasia and Should I Be Worried?
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Medical News Today

Telangiectasias are small, broken, or widened blood vessels found near the surface of the skin or mucous membranes.

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