Skin Cancer Self-examinations: Understand Your Risks
“Discovering a skin cancer early can make the difference…between life and death.” The difference between life and death…” Wow. As frightening as that might be, never underestimate the power that comes with knowing the techniques for early detection. Remember, skin cancer is almost always curable — if it’s detected and removed early. The easiest way to check […]
20 Ancient Indian Beauty Secrets For Your Skin And Hair
Old is gold, especially when beauty secrets are passed down through generations. When it comes to skin and hair care, grandmothers and mothers know it all. They choose home remedies and natural treatments to beautify their skin and hair. They maybe ancient to us now, but they are still effective and the best way to […]
Holi: The skincare and haircare tips to know before you play
Holi 2023 is coming around the corner—it’s definitely the most-awaited festival as the year begins. And considering that it’s on a Friday this year—who doesn’t enjoy long weekends?—there’s even more reason for people to play with colour to their heart’s content without worrying about showing up to work the next day, all tired and possibly, […]
Identify your skin type online!
When determining skin type, two different conversations quickly surface. There is the more beauty-focused skin type discussion that refers to how our skin feels, how much oil it produces and how it reacts to products (think: normal, dry, oily, etc.) and then there is the skin type discussion that focuses on how our skin reacts […]
How Machine Learning (AI) Technology Detects Skin Diseases?
While you most likely don’t realize it, machine learning is often used in your daily life. For example, when social media suggests tagging your friends in pictures because it recognizes them, or the spam filter on your email account removing unwanted emails. In healthcare, machine learning also takes its part in recognizing skin cancer. Machine […]
What Are the Fitzpatrick Skin Types?
What your skin type means for you Tanning beds and other artificial tanning machines are harmful for everyone, regardless of skin types. Some research suggests that people who use tanning machines before age 35 years are 75 times more likely to develop melanoma in their lifetime. Your risk of sun damage is also higher if […]
Skin Infections: Understanding Viral Afflictions and their Diagnosis
Skincare is an integral part of our daily routine, but it’s crucial to be aware of potential skin infections that can affect us. Among various skin infections, viral infections stand out as some of the most common and can cause discomfort and distress. In this article, we’ll shed light on four main viral skin infections: […]
Skinive’s Role in Easing Burnout for Dermatologists, GPs, and Cosmetologists
In the realm of healthcare, an epidemic is affecting the very individuals responsible for our well-being. Referred to as “physician burnout,” its impact is keenly felt by both the practitioners themselves and the patients under their care. At Skinive, our commitment lies in enhancing the lives of both medical professionals including dermatologists, GP’s, cosmetologists and […]