Women’s skin care and skin care products are traditionally advertised and discussed through commercials, print, television, and billboards. Men’s skin care and skin care products are not touched on with the same gusto used for women. Why is that?
I am on a sabbatical to finish writing a book I started during The Cancer Year. The book is about my path to taming the chaos of the life-abducting, major health calamity. I evolved from a fragile, emotional and physical trainwreck with a dismal prognosis to a survivor with a rosy prognosis, and then onto […]
Writing is an endeavor I would never have guessed for myself, and yet, I’ve come to love it. My penchant for this unlikely form of expression started with my dermatology blog. I love writing my blog for you. It has mushroomed with a calling to write a book about how to be really sick and survive, and then thrive.
Infographics are graphic or pictorial ways to relay information. I love them, and they are a highly popular on the web! They are fun to share on your social media. They are also a great way communicate a lot of information (that might otherwise be a bit dense) in a digestible and visually interesting way. Apparently, […]
The herpes virus that causes cold sores is a germ you can potentially ‘catch’ when you share personal items such as makeup. Herpes infection is common. 50-80% of adults in the US are infected with the oral herpes virus. Whether they have an active cold sore or not, the virus resides in their facial tissues and can […]
As we near the end of the Holiday season and march towards the end of an interesting 2016, we are reminded to take a breath to reflect on what we are thankful for. Dr. Bailey Skin Care recently asked patients what they were thankful for this past year, and we believe some of the answers […]
As a dermatologist, I never recommend a natural loofah for showering. They aren’t great for exfoliating and they don’t dry well. That perpetually damp loofah sitting in the shower is home to microbes that can cause infection on your skin. Some of the happy pathogens (germs) that call your loofah “home” include pseudomonas aeruginosa (a sweet-ish […]
The quick answer is “NO”. Razors can potentially spread both skin infections and blood borne viral infections such as Hepatitis B, C, and HIV. It’s easy to understand sharing razors spread skin infections.You should realize some people’s skin harbors germs without any sign of infection. Those germs can become a problem when they spread to another’s skin – no judgment, it’s […]
It is usual within our busy schedules to neglect taking care of our skin. Is this happening to you? Whether it is your daily skin care routine, sun protection, or the right skin care for winter months, sports or activities or the beach, do you find yourself too busy to take care of your skin? A few key products […]
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