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Stretch Marks On Back: Why You Have Them And Treatment

Stretch Marks On Back: Why You Have Them And Treatment

Stretch marks on the back, also called "striae" amount to tearing of the deeper layers of the skin called the dermis. When the dermis tears, a stretched, thinned-out look that can also be lighter or darker than the surrounding skin results. Stretch Marks on Back:...

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Mosquito Bite Scars: How To Get Rid Of Them And Marks

Mosquito Bite Scars: How To Get Rid Of Them And Marks

Mosquito bite scars are a great case-in-point that even the most minor skin injuries can leave scars. When a mosquito bites you, it penetrates the skin’s surface using its needle-like proboscis. On a hunt for blood, the proboscis tip needs to penetrate the skin’s...

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Keloid Definition, Causes, Treatment, Are You At Risk?

Keloid Definition, Causes, Treatment, Are You At Risk?

What Is A Keloid? The cornerstone of the skin's healing process is the production of collagen. Collagen can be thought of as the "glue" the human body creates to mend wounded skin. It is the amount of collagen laid down in the wound, as well as its color, texture, and...

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Acne Scars: Treatment, Types, Prevention, Home Remedies

Acne Scars: Treatment, Types, Prevention, Home Remedies

Acne scars are a problem a huge number of people face, affecting around 90% of people in the 11-30 year age group. Around 45% of people with acne develop scars. While the majority of people that scar have severe cases of acne, about 70% of individuals with acne scars...

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Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD)

Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD)

How MLD Can Improve Wound Healing And Optimise Your Scarring Process: In my 15 years of working with post-op patients, I’ve seen firsthand how MLD supports and accelerates the healing process. And that includes improving and optimizing the outcome of scars. Factors...

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