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'Scientific' Skin Care Can Reduce Damage

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Skin Care

When it comes to your skin care, taking a scientific approach may be just what the doctor ordered.

UC cosmetic surgeons say adopting a strategic



So a chemical burn (which is exactly what a peel is, although a mild one) is good for the skin? This benefit surely must be only cosmetical? The article does not specify how the skin as an organ will improve by a surface irritant applied regularly? And how is it thata worry about basal cell skin cancer is thrown in at the end of it all, when these chemical peels that he recommends are extremely photo-sensitizing, and will actually remove all of the natural protection? *disappointed*