Monday 13 March 2017
The annual congress of the American Academy of Dermatology, in the U.S.A, is the congress where everyone who knows anything about skin in the world, attends. It is held on the east coast one year and on the west coast the other. On this occasion it was the turn of Orlando, and was again a huge event. Her[...]
Tuesday 23 October 2012
Are you over the age of 30 and regularly suffer with bumps on your skin (often on either side of your nose)?, then there is a big chance that you have Rosacea. And you aren't the only one as almost 1 in 5 white women suffer from this! You can find out about other symptoms of rosacea by reading my blog "Do you suffer from rosacea?".
For a long time the cause of Rosacea has not been clear. The results of a recent Irish study, however, show that a bacteria (Bacillis Oleronius) from the Demodex mite (which likes living on our skin), is most likely to be the culprit. These small mites live around the hair follicles. The mites are presen[...]