Help! Skin Tag on Eyelid!

In layman´s terms, skin tags are painless, small-sized, flesh-colored growths that hang off the skin and they can occur all over the body. Although skin tags are harmless, they can be quite unsightly and a nuisance when they grow in sensitive areas such as armpits, eyelids, and groin. There are some treatment methods for each …

Early Signs of Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the abnormal growth of skin cells and is the most common type of cancer around the world. While skin cancer usually forms on sections of the skin exposed to direct sunlight, it can also grow on other parts of the body that don’t often see the sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays. It’s essential …

What Causes Freckles?

In a nutshell, freckles are simply a sprinkling of the pigment protein, melanin, which appears on the skin when the skin is exposed to UV rays. Melanin is basically a chemical made by skin cells called “melanocytes”. It is produced to protect the skin from the sun´s harmful ultraviolet rays. It protects the skin by …