Coming out of the COVID-19 pandemic, you may be ready for a change of pace or a revitalization of your social life, along with a complete restructure of the routine you took up during the long periods of quarantine at home. It’s time to build confidence, be your best self, and start living your best life—outside the house.
Feeling comfortable in your skin can be difficult. Not only do we have to deal with aches and pains every day, but depictions of beauty in the media can alter the way we feel about ourselves and our bodies. Feeling comfortable in your body has its advantages. For one, feeling comfortable in your skin means that you’re more confident. Confidence is key for almost everything you do—from talking to your boss about getting that big promotion to going out on dates.
The month of July is UV Safety Awareness Month, and here at Affiliated Dermatology, we want to share the best tips and tricks to keep you safe from UV harm. UV safety should be a priority for people who work outside, play sports, do outdoor activities, or spend any time at all in the sun. Therefore, it should be important to everyone!
In addition to premature skin aging, exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation is associated with approximately 65% of melanoma cases and 90% of non-melanoma skin cancers, including basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma.
Generally, oral hygiene doesn’t just stop at the gums and teeth. Just as research shows a relationship between oral health and systemic health, it has also revealed a link between oral health and skin.