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Under the Microscope: Exfoliative Keratolysis

January 31, 2012  | Article

Exfoliative keratolysis is a condition where the top layer of the skin perpetually peels due to a breakdown in the keratin that forms the epidermal tissue.

Keywords: skin conditions   skin diseases  

Under the Microscope: Paronychia

January 6, 2012  | Article

Paronychia is an infection that occurs when there is breakdown in the seal between the skin and the nail plate.

Keywords: nail diseases   paronychia  

LCN Steps Up Foot Care With Urea 10%

December 28, 2011  | Article

LCN’s Urea 10% Foot series offers optimum care for very dry and sensitive skin. Known for its moisture-binding features, urea — or uric acid — is the main ingredient of the product line.

Keywords: callus   foot care   foot masks   heel creams   urea  

That Fungus May Not Be Your Fault

November 28, 2011  | Article

Dr. Robert A. Kornfeld, founder of the Institute for Integrative Podiatric Medicine, suggests that toenail fungus in actually the result of an internal fungal infection.

Keywords: fungal infections   fungus  

A Natural Alternative for Dark, Discolored Nails

November 28, 2011  | Article

A proprietary blend of citrus seed extracts, Citrusway Nail Solution is applied twice daily around and under the nail to combat darkened and discolored nails.

 

Keywords: citrus   fungus   nail diseases  

Under the Microscope: Ingrown Toenails

November 21, 2011  | Article

Common but painful, ingrown nails are often the result of poor care — and infection may follow.

Keywords: feet   ingrown toenails   nail diseases   Under the Microscope  

Schoon Scientific Doug Schoon’s Brain DVD

November 18, 2011  | Product

Watch and listen while industry scientist Doug Schoon walks you through 10 episodes of the educational series “Doug Schoon’s Brain.”  

Keywords: Doug Schoon   nail diseases  

Under the Microscope: Beau’s Lines

November 4, 2011  | Article

Beau’s lines are ridged or grooved lines that run horizontally across the nail.

Keywords: Beau's lines   nail diseases   Under the Microscope  

New Medical Treatments for the Aging Hand

November 4, 2011  | Article

When it comes to revealing a person’s age, the back of the hand is more telling than the face and neck. In response, dermatologists are applying new technologies to add volume to the hand as well as remove dark brown age spots to reverse these telltale signs of aging.

Keywords: anti-aging   dermatologists   hand care   medispa services  

Under the Microscope: Brittle Nails

September 30, 2011  | Article

Sometimes called onychorrhexis or onychoschizia, brittle nails peel, split, and break easily.

Keywords: brittle nails   nail diseases   onychorrhexis   onychoschizia  

Membership Has Its Benefits

September 15, 2011  | News

By becoming a member of the International Pedicure Association (IPA), nail techs can demonstrate to clients and peers their commitment to providing safe, professional pedicuring services.

Keywords: associations   International Pedicure Association  

Nailtiques After Artificial Kit

August 23, 2011  | Product

Nailtiques’ After Artificial Kit is a therapeutic treatment for nails recovering from acrylics, gels, and wraps.

Keywords: damaged nails   nail treatments   Nailtiques   removing acrylics  

A Day in the Life of a Nail Doctor

August 19, 2011  | Article

A New York City-based dermatologist specializing in nails, Dr. Dana Stern takes us on a tour of her day — complete with melanomas, onycholysis, paronychia, and more.  

Keywords: dermatologists   Dr. Dana Stern   medical pedicures   nail diseases   working with doctors  

Under the Microscope: Bunions

August 19, 2011  | Article

A bunion is a bump on the side of the foot caused by an enlargement of the first joint of the big toe.

Under the Microscope: Eczema

August 4, 2011  | Article

Eczema is a chronic condition that is characterized by red, itchy, swollen rashes on the skin.

 

Keywords: eczema   skin diseases  

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