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#Skin

7 face masks your tired and hungover skin needs right now

Looking a little worse for wear?

From TheJournal.ie 'I thought a mark on my face was acne, but it was skin cancer' Uv Rays

'I thought a mark on my face was acne, but it was skin cancer'

Orla Fallon was diagnosed with basal cell carcinoma at the start of her Leaving Cert year.

From TheJournal.ie A growing problem: There were over 1,000 cases of melanoma in Ireland in 2014 Protect And Inspect

A growing problem: There were over 1,000 cases of melanoma in Ireland in 2014

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in Ireland, and 16% of those who are diagnosed die from the disease.

From TheJournal.ie Good news for pale skin: Scientists have come up with a drug to help people tan without exposure to the sun Breakthrough

Good news for pale skin: Scientists have come up with a drug to help people tan without exposure to the sun

Applied as a cream to the skin, the drug allowed red-haired mice to develop a deep tan.

From TheJournal.ie 'You'd itch until there was blood - the pain was a better feeling' Pso What

'You'd itch until there was blood - the pain was a better feeling'

The illness presents as scaly patches of silvery or red skin and can cause severe discomfort for sufferers.

Ultra cheap skincare range The Ordinary is the toast of beauty nerds everywhere

Skincare for under a tenner? Tell me more.

From TheJournal.ie Bite size: Here's how the world reacted to the Apple tax story Minced Apple

Bite size: Here's how the world reacted to the Apple tax story

From the US to New Zealand, the story’s been making headlines in outlets all over the world.

From TheJournal.ie Have a newborn baby? This study shows how best to soothe them Sponsored By Water Wipes

Have a newborn baby? This study shows how best to soothe them

New studies have shown the most effective ways to calm and soothe your baby.

From TheJournal.ie Here's what fruits and vegetables looked like before we domesticated them Sweet Flesh

Here's what fruits and vegetables looked like before we domesticated them

Humans have been tweaking the genetics of our favourite fruits and vegetables for millennia.

From TheJournal.ie Company withdraws 'racist' ad for skin-whitening product after online backlash Thailand

Company withdraws 'racist' ad for skin-whitening product after online backlash

The company said its intention was to convey that self-improvement is crucial.

From TheJournal.ie Have more than 11 moles on your arm? Get them checked Skin Cancer

Have more than 11 moles on your arm? Get them checked

New research could help GPs identify those with a higher risk of developing melanoma.

From TheJournal.ie After years of troubled skin I wanted to get rid of my spots, but I was duped Opinion

After years of troubled skin I wanted to get rid of my spots, but I was duped

As Dara O Briain once said, scientists have tested ‘natural remedies’ and if they worked they became medicine, the rest is just a nice bowl of soup and some pot-pourri, writes Fiachra Duffy.

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds of people could have an excruciating skin disease but be too embarrassed to get diagnosed Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Hundreds of people could have an excruciating skin disease but be too embarrassed to get diagnosed

It is common in adolescents, but can occur at any age.

From TheJournal.ie Woman's graphic skin cancer treatment photo goes viral Warning

Woman's graphic skin cancer treatment photo goes viral

It’s not nice – but it’s necessary to see.

From TheJournal.ie Tributes flood in as 'baron of botox' dies by suicide Fredric Brandt

Tributes flood in as 'baron of botox' dies by suicide

He had several famous clients, including Madonna.

From TheJournal.ie 'I get so red, people think I'm having a heart attack' Rosacea

'I get so red, people think I'm having a heart attack'

One in ten Irish people suffer from a skin condition that affects their sex life and job prospects.

From TheJournal.ie Michael Noonan received treatment for skin cancer after finding lump Cancer

Michael Noonan received treatment for skin cancer after finding lump

The Minister for Finance said he received five weeks radiotherapy and then had a sarcoma removed.

From TheJournal.ie Infographic: Here's how you spot skin cancer Melanoma Monday

Infographic: Here's how you spot skin cancer

Skin cancer is the most common form of the disease in Ireland and most cases can be prevented if caught early. Here’s how to do that…

From TheJournal.ie Rate of non-melanoma skin cancer predicted to increase by over 350% 2040

Rate of non-melanoma skin cancer predicted to increase by over 350%

Incidents of cancer overall are expected to double according to figures from the National Cancer Registry.

From TheJournal.ie Column: I live with the constant pain of 'Butterfly Skin' Opinion

Column: I live with the constant pain of 'Butterfly Skin'

When Emma Fogarty was born with a rare, and extremely painful, genetic skin condition, doctors said she wouldn’t live for more than a week. After years of battling the odds, she’s determined to fight to help the next generation of suffers.

'Snail facial' is new beauty treatment in Japan

Yes, it involves putting snails on your face.

From TheJournal.ie Melanoma Awareness Month: 100 people die of melanoma every year in Ireland Health

Melanoma Awareness Month: 100 people die of melanoma every year in Ireland

Ireland has one of the highest skin cancer rates in the world – and the number of diagnoses is rising alongside the mortality rate.

From TheJournal.ie 'Living with Psoriasis' conference to give practical advice to sufferers Psoriasis

'Living with Psoriasis' conference to give practical advice to sufferers

Organisers urge those suffering from the skin condition to attend the conference today to receive important information and advice.

From TheJournal.ie People living with psoriasis 'avoid social situations' Psoriasis

People living with psoriasis 'avoid social situations'

World Psoriasis Day is being marked on 29 October. A new survey says that some people find psoriasis reduced their confidence over time.

From TheJournal.ie New method of monitoring skin could replace biopsies: UL study Health

New method of monitoring skin could replace biopsies: UL study

University of Limerick researchers studying skin chemistry have made a breakthrough that could potentially change the way diagnoses are made.

NOT THAT you’d care in this weather, but Scottish scientists have proved that it’s physically impossible to get a perfectly even tan all over your body. The team found that different parts of the body are much harder to tan, with the bum being particularly resistant to colour.