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Is aloe vera good for psoriasis?

Aloe vera has long been known to have beneficial properties – you may have seen someone pluck a leaf from an aloe vera plant, cut it in half, and rub the gel-like inside on a minor cut or a burn. And if you are suffering with psoriasis, you may be wondering if aloe vera’s amazing healing […]

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Types of Scars From Breast Surgery

Whether you have breast surgery for cosmetic or health reasons, you may be left with unsightly scars – and you may be wondering what you can do about them. Here is some information on the types of scars you might see after breast surgery and how you can care for and minimize them. What kind of surgery […]

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Do Acne Treatments Work?

At Skin Care Research, we are continually running clinical trials to come up with better understanding and treatment approaches for the most pressing issues in dermatology. From eczema to rosacea, psoriasis to alopecia, we help patients get treatments they need through these trials. Although we don’t have any current trials for acne, it’s always a […]

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Keep An Eye Out for the M Word of Skin — Melanoma

At Skin Care Research, we’re focused on improving both medical and cosmetic dermatology through our FDA-regulated clinical trials. When it comes to sun damage, we conduct trials on actinic keratosis, the pre-cancerous lesions that can turn into skin cancer. We don’t conduct trials on melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, but as skin care […]

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The Red, Itchiness of Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a common skin disease that causes the formation of scales and red patches on the skin. These can be itchy and painful. Psoriasis is a chronic disease that doesn’t have a cure, but at Skin Care Research we conduct clinical research trials into various areas of clinical dermatology, including psoriasis. What is psoriasis? […]

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Dealing with Common Winter Skin Issues

Winter is a welcome respite from the summer heat and humidity of South Florida. But winter, while far from equal to winter in the north, can present a variety of skin issues for people everywhere. In this first blog of 2022, let’s address a few of these winter skin problems. Flare-ups of existing skin problems […]

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