Precancer Awareness: Precursors to Skin Cancer that are Treatable

While basking in the sun this time of year can feel like a warm swaddling from Mother Nature, it’s important to remember that our planet’s closest star doesn’t always have our best interests in mind. And, our skin all-to-often bears the brunt of its harm. We all likely know by now that ultraviolet (UV) rays […]

An Integrative Approach to Treating Acne Naturally & Holistically

It’s safe to say everyone wants healthy skin and a clear complexion. Yet, most of us have experienced a battle or two with various levels of acne issues in our lives, sometimes well into adulthood. According to the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), around 15 percent of adult women in the U.S. are affected by […]

Factors that play a role in Acne

Acne is among the most prevalent diseases worldwide. Affecting 9.4% globally. And the most common skin condition in the United States, affecting up to 50 million Americans annually. Acne is often seen at some point in puberty, but for some acne continues into adulthood and some do not develop it until they are adults. Genetics […]

THE GUT-SKIN CONNECTION

Chronic skin conditions are complex and affected by many different factors. There is growing evidence that gives light to how the skin and gut microbioime are connected. A variety of microbes including bacteria, viruses, fungi, and protozoa live on and within the human digestive tract and collectively make up the gut microbiome. It plays a […]