Posts tagged "skin cancer"

9 Things You Need To Know About The Sun And Your Skin This Summer

It’s beach season! Yay! That means that when I went to the beach last week I got sun poisoning, just like every year. Boooooo.
The whole concept of “sun…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 5, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Dr. Gwyneth Paltrow Says Tanning Is Totally Safe

“We’re human beings and the sun is the sun — how can it be bad for you? I think we should all get sun and fresh air. I don’t think anything…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 9, 2013 - 5:30 pm

Good News, Guys: That Hipster Mustache Might Save Your Life

So, apparently those handlebar mustaches and ironic neckbeards aren’t just babe magnets, they’re also a boon for your health! A group of Australian researchers found that facial hair provide an…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 6, 2012 - 7:30 am

New Law Bans California Teens From Tanning Beds

That sound you hear? It’s a stampede to the nearest tanning salon before it’s too late! Tanning will be banned in California for anyone under the age of 18 beginning…

Jessica Wakeman | October 11, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Beat The Burn: 5 Tips To Save Your Skin This Memorial Day Weekend

With temperatures expected to reach their highest yet this Memorial Day weekend, you may have plans to soak up the sun. So StyleList tapped Dr. Robin Schaffran, board-certified dermatologist and…

StyleList Home | May 28, 2011 - 3:30 pm

12 Dumb Celebrities Working On Their Melanoma

There are many everyday rules that don’t apply to celebrities. They get a pass where us normal people have to do things like wash our own dishes and not get…

TruTV | May 22, 2011 - 2:30 pm

Irina Shayk Poses Naked For Marc Jacobs

Now you can have a gorgeous naked woman on you anytime you want: a naked Irina Shayk is on a T-shirt. The Sports Illustrated’s swimsuit cover girl posed nude for…

Jessica Wakeman | April 18, 2011 - 11:40 am

Gisele Thinks Sunscreen Is Poison

“I cannot put this poison on my skin. I do not use anything synthetic.”– Gisele Bundchen says she refuses to use an SPF when she’s out in the sun because…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 4, 2011 - 6:20 pm

I Have Melanoma

A couple months ago, after returning from a vacation in Puerto Rico, I noticed a little mole on my left ankle. I didn’t even realize it was a mole at…

Judy McGuire | July 7, 2010 - 1:30 pm

The Internet Wants To Help Save Your Skin

We know the rules: wear sunscreen, get regular checkups from the dermatologist, and watch your skin for signs of oddly shaped moles. But let’s be honest. There are days you…

Bianca Posterli | June 25, 2010 - 5:50 pm

Why You Should Be Using European Sunscreen

Oh, Europe: Land of health care, sexy accents, and skinny people. Another thing they’ve got going for them that we don’t? Superior sunscreen. Apparently, many sun protection products sold in…

Leonora Epstein | June 24, 2010 - 8:45 pm

The New Catch-22: Can Sunscreen Give You Skin Cancer?

Great. Just as we had stocked up on all the necessary sun protection supplies for the season, we hear this incredibly disturbing news. An environmental organization claims that “almost half…

Leonora Epstein | May 25, 2010 - 3:40 pm

What’s The “Tanning Tax” And How Will It Affect Your Pasty-Looking Skin?

Beginning on July 1, President Obama’s health care reform bill will impose a 10 percent tax on all indoor tanning services. Congress claims the tanning tax will raise $2.7 billion…

Jessica Wakeman | March 25, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Cindy Crawford’s Mole Makes Her Nervous

When it comes to body imperfections, Cindy Crawford could care less about cellulite. It’s her mole she’s worried about. Not that the supermodel has ever been self-conscious about her signature…

Leonora Epstein | October 19, 2009 - 3:40 pm

The Only Sun Hat You Will Need This Summer

We all know UV rays (the fake kind or the real deal) don’t do us any favors. Wrinkles are one thing, but, more distressingly, sun exposure ups our chances of…

Nina Carbone | August 10, 2009 - 7:45 pm

Skin Cancer Drug May Smooth Wrinkles

Doctors have been using Efudex cream to treat actinic keratoses, a precancerous form of squamous cell carcinoma (also known as skin cancer), for four decades, but a new study has…

Annika Harris | June 16, 2009 - 8:30 pm

The Most Orange, Crispy Tanning Horror Stories You’ll Ever Read

Dear Dr. Derm, forgive me for what I’m about to say.

So, yeah, “tan me” is way hotter than “pasty-and-pale me.” (And by way hotter, I’m not intimating that…

Nina Carbone | April 11, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Skin Cancer: Tanorexia Takes Its Toll

Summer is all about showing some skin while you’re having fun in the sun and tanning goes with the territory. Sadly, as well know, getting that bronze glow can also…

Simcha | July 14, 2008 - 5:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: A Date With Hayden Panettiere, Foreplay Ideas, And Patricia Field’s Project

Hayden Panettiere is auctioning a date with herself on eBay, with the money going to The Whaleman Foundation. The winner and five guests will first attend a fundraising dinner with…

Catherine Strawn | May 21, 2008 - 12:00 pm
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