Also, there's a limit of protection that melanin can provide and that limit is higher in people with darker skin. The problem with someone's skin "getting darker" is there can be some damage that is being done. Some of the damaging effects of UV radiation is it can damage you're DNA, it can promote burns, and most commonly it promotes skin cancer. There are pros and cons about your skin getting darker, but I'd say it's safe to say wearing sunblock is always a good thing. My skin is darker because the melanocytes in the basale layer of epidermis are producing melanin to try to protect me from the harmful UV rays of the sun.
When buying facial moisturizers look for ones that contain enough UV protection adequate for your skin type. While many think a tan looks good the damage it is doing to your skin results in aging faster and getting wrinkles before your time. It can also cause your skin to be more prone to dryness and skin cancer. 6. Alcohol and nicotine consumption is hard on your skin.
UV radiation is a form of energy from natural and artificial sunlight. Excess amounts can cause damage to DNA in the skin. Although some argue tanning is good for you because it helps form a “base tan” and the UV exposure time is controlled. The truth is, each time you lay in a tanning bed, it increases the risk of developing skin cancer
This might be caused by the fact that people don't want to age prematurely and have wrinkles. It was mostly women who wear sunscreen on their face, but it doesn't seem as if they did so because of skin cancer concerns. They didn't apply sunscreen on other parts of their body exposed to the sun. What Happens If You Don't Use Sunscreen or Sunblock? The sun can prematurely age your skin.
There is also a vague study that may indicate that ingesting the OCP will increase risk of cancer, however, there is also a vague study that indicates that ingesting the OCP will decrease the risk of cancer, so these studies render both theories obsolete in terms of factual information. The more minor side effects include decreased libido as well as slight weight gain. The main point that drives people away from the OCP is the fact that it does NOT defend the consumer from sexually transmitted
Skin cancer is a very dangerous disease, but if you are careful and know your facts, it can be easily avoided. During this speech, I will tell you about Skin cancer, what it is, why it is so dangerous, and how to prevent it. To start, what exactly is skin cancer? According to The Skin Cancer Foundation, “Skin cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal skin cells.” Skin cancer often develops because the skin was exposed to ultraviolet radiation in the sun or tanning beds, and it normally shows up in an irregular spot or mole on the skin. Some types of skin cancer do not grow or spread, so therefore do are not “staged”, but for the ones that do, stage 0 is when the skin cancer cells are strictly in the epidermis.
After treatment, addition, new blood vessels may develop. The photodynamic therapy also aims to destroy the fragile blood vessels, but this is achieved by injecting a drug that adheres to the surface of said vessel, and subsequently illuminating the eye with a light that activates the drug. The activated drug destroys blood vessels only, without affecting healthy tissues. This treatment does not restore lost vision, but retards the progress of the disease. A recently developed a new treatment for macular degeneration with very good results in general (although there are people who do not respond to this treatment), which is based on the use of injections periodic anti-VEGF (vascular endothelial growth ), they are hindering the development of new vessels, which is the alteration that really worsens the prognosis of the disease.
When you do so the pus and bacteria go even deeper into the skin hence deeper scars and more damage is caused to your skin as the deeper the pus and bacteria go the more will be the inflammation. Avoid exposure to sunlight Do not expose your scars in direct sunlight as it makes them even darker. Our body on its own is able to heal such scars but as we go in direct sunlight the process of healing slows down and the scars become darker as well so you better apply some sunscreen to protect your skin and an umbrella is an even better option. NATURAL REMEDIES TO REMOVE ACNE SCARS LEMON Vitamin C is the best thing to aid in rebuilding collagen which is lost when acne form and lemon is a natural bleach as well. With the use of juice of lemon the acne scars fade away with time.
The hormonal IUD can make your period lighter or even stop getting periods. The copper IUD can be used as an emergency contraceptive if you get it inserted in 120 hours. The disadvantages of using an IUD is that the treatment when inserted is painful and after inserting the IUD you can get cramps and backaches for few days. IUD does not protect you from STD(sexually transmitted infections using a condom can reduce the chance of getting an STD. If you get an infection when you have an IUD fitted you may have a pelvic infection if not
The others affect of it also can dry athlete’s mouth (Ogbru, 2014, p.4). For example, diuretics will affect athlete’s lips on their mouth by saying that they will feel dry and normally they will take more mineral water to avoid dry happen on their lips mouth. Especially, when they are eating something but it is not appetizing cause by dry mouth. So, it will hard to them for eating. Furthermore, taking diuretics could give another side effect too like headache (Elis, 2013).
The vapor devices themselves are not very harmful at all, the nicotine is the worst part, that’s because nicotine is an addictive drug and can cause heart problems. “Prolonged exposure to nicotine may be linked to an increased risk for atherosclerosis, or a hardening of the arteries that can cause heart attacks.”-Brown university In conclusion we have enough evidence and research that we can say electronic cigarettes are definitely a safer alternative to regular cigarettes, and are almost
In conclusion tanning may be very popular and fashionable, but it poses numerous internal threats and external health threats. With the information about the threats, we need to put a stop to tanning and preserve our natural beauty. External threats such as malignant melanoma and other types of skin cancers, wrinkles, sunburn, and skin aging. These effects are very dangerous on the skin and can be avoided if the effects are known before the damage is already done. The internal health problems ruin the immune system, making it harder to fight skin cancer and other diseases.
PDT makes the skin sensitive to light and is an alternative to surgery. Doc Shop’s article “Photodynamic Therapy” states, it is used to treat basal cell carcinoma, bowen’s disease, and actinic keratosis. Photodynamic therapy works best to treat areas of the skin that have cancer in more than just one spot on the body. It is not a beneficial treatment if the cancer is located deep beneath the skin’s tissue. A major benefit of photodynamic therapy is that the appearance of the skin is so much better after treatment than surgery.
Another option is tattooing small areas of the skin to cover the patches. Other possible treatments are simple sunscreen with a sensible UVA protection, cosmetic coverup (makeup or dye) to cover the patches and having support/counseling. How likely is for a person to recover from this disease? Unfortunately a person 's recovery depends on the person it is impossible to know what treatments will work for each patient because every person is different. It also depends on how early you find the disease forming and where the areas have formed for example if it forms on the areas where there is a large numbers of hair you have a better chance of recovery.
Oral Herpes is incurable, but it can be prevented by taking proper precautions including avoiding having oral sex or making oral contacts like kisses with the infected persons or the unknown persons. Prevention is always far better than cure, but in case of diseases like Herpes, Prevention is the only measure to save yourself from being