Day: September 7, 2021

Have you been burned in the kitchen ? It hurts, yes ? 1

Have you been burned in the kitchen ? It hurts, yes ?

Burns and scarring… Optimizing the environment for healing of acute or chronic wounds is as old as history. Hippocrates recognized the value for physiologically moist wounds to help heal. Over time, physicians had evidence that moisture was essential to support faster, less painful, wound healing with lower likelihood of infections. (Handbook of Cosmetic Science and …

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Been Radiated for your cancer, let’s address the skin? 7

Been Radiated for your cancer, let’s address the skin?

Been Radiated for your cancer, let’s address the skin? Did you know that 95% of patients undergoing radiation therapy for cancer will experience dermatitis as a side effect. Think of the growing use of radiation in treating breast and throat cancers as examples. With 20.1 million cancer patients diagnosed globally in 2020, 9.5 million of …

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