Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Summer Sunshine and Skin Cancer

In any given year, an estimated 80,000 cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in Canada. Last year, an estimated 7,200 Canadians (4,000 men and...

The Effects of Diet and Exercise on the Skin

Having a healthy diet and getting regular physical activity is important for your overall health and wellbeing, as it can help reduce your risk...

Are Bathroom Beauty Products Harming Your Health?

If you’ve ever suffered from oily or dry and irritated skin, the problem may not actually be your skin itself and may instead be...

Sun Protection Factor

With summer not too far behind and plenty more sunshine in the forecast for British Columbia, now is an important time to remind everyone...

Finding Relief for Dry, Itchy Skin

Dry, itchy skin is a common problem for many Canadians; it can be caused by different skin conditions, such as eczema, which can be...

Dry, Chapped Lips Aren’t Just a Winter Problem

Dry, chapped lips aren’t just a problem in the winter; they can be problematic during the summer months and warmer weather, too. Just as...

Itchy Skin and Underlying Medical Conditions

Itchy skin can often be blamed on one thing: Dry skin – and while this is something that is much more common in the...

Acne Treatment and Prevention

In Canada, acne affects approximately 5.6 million Canadians – that’s 20% of the Canadian population. While acne typically affects individuals between the ages of 12...

Bad Foods for Problematic Skin

When it comes to certain skin conditions, such as acne and rosacea, we know that they’re triggered by a number of different factors, including...

Use of Soap and Sanitizer to Prevent COVID-19

We’ve heard about the different things we can do to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, such as physically distancing from others, staying home...