The human body is mostly water: about 55% to 75%, on average (and depending on how well hydrated you are). That's about 10 to 12 gallons of water in your body! Water makes up about 83% of blood, 73% of muscles, 25% of body fat, and 22% of bone.
And for many, it hold's so much significance - from race, to culture, to identity. The spectrum of skin color and features is certainly something to celebrate, and these differences can also relate to diseases prevalence, how diseases present, and how patients are impacted. For Example: 1.7x In the United State, Black [...]
Summer is here and if you’re gearing up to travel for the first time in a while, you’ll probably want arrive at your destination fresh-faced. If you haven’t indulged yourself in a facial for a while, a week or two before your big trip is the best time to clean out those pores and [...]
Claudine Gay has been elected to become the 30th president of Harvard University, starting on July 1, 2023. Social scientist and dean of largest University faculty excited to seize ‘moment of possibility’ Claudine Gay, a widely admired higher education leader and distinguished scholar of democracy and political participation, will become the 30th [...]
An easy-to-use handheld instrument compatible with select Cynosure technologies treating a spectrum of skin tones. The Cynosure Skintel® Melanin Reader™ precisely determines the melanin density of patient’s skin, aiding providers in choosing appropriate settings to provide...
Whether you have acne, or desire to combat early signs of aging, individualized treatment with the help of a computerized skin analysis can help. At Wallace Skin and Body Institute, highly regarded cosmetic dermatologist Paul Wallace, MD, uses the latest advances in skin care and...
When it comes to non-surgical approaches to combating the signs of aging, there’s a reason Botox® and fillers reign supreme. These injectables smooth fine lines and wrinkles, enhance shallow facial contours...
Sunlight is essential to your health. It plays an important role in helping the body regulate your circadian rhythm and is necessary for your skin to produce vitamin D.
Rosacea affects an estimated 16 million Americans, and many of them are unaware they have it. This common skin condition is diagnosed in people of all ages and genders, but is especially common in women and fair-skinned people between 30 and 50 years of age.
If you’re suffering from hair loss or thinning, there’s a drug-free treatment that can stimulate hair regrowth and restore fuller hair. Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is a therapy doctors use to accelerate healing and treat problems like orthopedic pain.