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A dermatologist explains how stress can affect your skin

You may assume common skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis and acneare the result of bad luck and bad genes alone. But you’d be wrong. Stress can have a huge impact on skin conditions. A number of studies have shown that increased stress levels can

Is a skin conditioner the secret to better skin?

If you’re familiar with the multi-step Korean skincare regimes you may have heard of skin conditioners or skin essences. Popular in Asia for years they are still a relatively new addition to western beauty routines. So, what are they and do

A ball of mouse skin could lead to new insight in human skin generation

What they ended up doing — as chronicled in a new academic paper in the journal Cell Reports — was essentially create an inverted ball of mouse skin, complete with the epidermis (outer) and dermis (inner) layers as well as hair follicles. “It