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Illuminating News from Consumer Reports on Affordable, Effective Sunscreens

Friday, May 11th, 2018

Looking for an effective sunscreen at a reasonable price? You might be pleasantly surprised at the selection highlighted by Consumer Reports. Find out the top brands and key features to look for in our selected Weekly Dose of Beauty article:

New Study on Spotting Melanoma

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Proper skincare goes beyond protecting it from the sun and moisturizing regularly. Being safe in your own skin also involves regularly checking moles for skin cancer. Interestingly, a recent study has found that most melanoma cases don’t arise from those moles we’ve had forever; they come from new moles. Through this Weekly Dose of Beauty article, find out how to ensure the changes to your skin are safe and melanoma-free.

New Study Finds Most Melanoma Cases Don’t Come from Existing Moles:
https://www.newbeauty.com/blog/dailybeauty/11290-skin-cancer-melanoma-new-moles/

The FYI on SPF at CVS

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

What’s the safest way to enjoy the summer sun for you– and your skin? Most of us these days are well-aware that regularly applying skincare products containing an SPF of at least 30 can offer greater protection from the sun’s harmful rays. These products also help to prevent the fine wrinkles and spots associated with sun damage, helping to make the skin look younger.

Now, CVS is also taking SPF seriously. In a recent press release, the company has indicated its stores will soon no longer carry any suncare products with SPFs less than 15, replacing them with SPF 30 products. Find out what prompted this change and how it may affect your product choices.

Why Not Skip the Turkey Neck This Thanksgiving?

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

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Thanksgiving is right around the corner. And while we’re all busy talking turkey, we couldn’t think of a better time to serve up some solid advice on that area many of us are self-conscious about– the “turkey neck.” Check out our selected Weekly Dose of Beauty article for some tips on how to make your neck look younger.

And happy Thanksgiving from all of us at the offices of Dr. Leo R. McCafferty!

Get Filled-In on the Subject of Wrinkles

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

wrinklesAll wrinkles are not created equal. And their varying causes require individualized treatment. In this Weekly Dose of Beauty, find out what the five most common types of wrinkles are, and what you can do to treat and possibly even prevent them.

An Illuminating Look at Sunscreen-Free Skin

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

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How does sunscreen work and what happens to our skin in the sun when we don’t apply it? The video evidence is in this Weekly Dose of Beauty! Check out the video below and see, through the power of skin imaging, what skin looks like when it’s unprotected and exposed to the sun.

You may never want to go sunscreen-free again!

The Hot Info on Sun Burn and Sun Poisoning

Friday, June 10th, 2016

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What is the difference between sunburn and sun poisoning? How do you treat sun poisoning and what’s the best way to prevent sun burns and sun poisoning? Find out it all in this Weekly Dose of Beauty from Today.com Health and Wellness:

Shining A Light on Sunscreen Effectiveness

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

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All sunscreens of the same SPF work basically about the same, right? Not so, according to a new study. Find out which sunscreens were shown to be more effective, in our Weekly Dose of Beauty article from Time magazine.

What SPF Means, Is the Sunscreen in Makeup Enough?, and Foods that Help Provide Sun Protection

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

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Happy Fourth of July, everyone! It’s time for picnics, parties and memorable moments in the sun. So in our latest Weekly Dose of Beauty, learn what SPF really means, find out if the sunscreen in your makeup is enough, and discover whether foods can actually work as an SPF.

Controlling Acne Breakouts from Sunscreen, Looking Fresh for Summer, and Sunscreens with Infrared Protection

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

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Summer is here, the weather’s heating up and so is Dr. McCafferty’s Weekly Dose of Beauty! This week, learn how to stop breakouts from sunscreen, get great tips to look refreshed this summer, and discover why infrared protection in your SPF products is so important.