These 3 photos will convince you to wear sunscreen every day

Daily protection from the sun is the best gift you can give your future self.

Bright sun

Aside from the fact that the deeply tanned look is becoming less fashionable, there are two big reasons to apply sunscreen every day:

1. It prevents premature aging, and
2. It prevents skin cancer!

How Important is Wearing Sunscreen Every Day?

Whenever I see . . .

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September 02, 2014

Did scientists "blow the lid" on sunscreen & cancer link?

Sun protection beach

“Uh oh,” wrote one of my patients. “Avoiding sun makes people twice as likely to die early! Do you believe this?”

This patient of mine had read an article arguing that protecting yourself from the sun was bad for your health.

In the article, the author declared . . .

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August 14, 2014

The two food groups causing you to break out

Cows cheeseburgers zits

The conversation about diet and acne has been going on for years. Our friends tell us that chocolate and greasy foods can cause breakouts - and now there is scientific evidence telling us that (in some cases) they were right: Food can cause acne.

Big Offender #1 - . . .

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August 14, 2014

This is a blog by two dermatologists

Satur and Lortscher Dermatologists

Thanks for reading! We will use this blog to:

  • Discuss what’s important to us in skincare
  • Comment on current trends in dermatology
  • Keep you up-to-date on the most recent medical research

We created PocketDerm because we believe the best care is delivered when . . .

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August 14, 2014