| Jul 23, 2011
| 4:32 PM
The scalp is the often-overlooked Achilles' heel of many a sun-protection regimen. How many of us slather on sunblock and slap on a pair of UV-protected sunglasses and think we're done? But sun can penetrate hair and cause cancers on the scalp just as...
| Jul 12, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Los Angeles Times file photo Just a reminder on how this works: I post the mystery photo on Monday and reveal the answer on Friday ... or on Saturday if I have a hard time picking only five pictures; sometimes it's difficult to choose. To keep the mystery...
| May 28, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Over the long Memorial Day weekend, thousands of Southern Californians will be heading into the great outdoors, beckoned by our beautiful beaches, parks, campgrounds, back yards and, of course, gorgeous weather. Nothing to do but kick back and relax,...
| Oct 21, 2010
Between acceptance and defiance there's a middle way of relatively small tweaks that will make an old face look younger.
Age affects every nook and cranny of the body, but nowhere are the consequences on such open display as on our faces. Dozens of...
| Jun 15, 2010
Here are seven cosmetic procedure options for looking younger without going under the knife. They vary in treatment, recovery time and cost, so consult with your dermatologist or plastic surgeon to decide which procedure is best for you.
| Jun 27, 2010
When it comes to sunscreens, most consumers are concerned about SPF, brand and price. Typically, they do not turn the bottles around to check out what, exactly, they are slathering on their skin, maybe because they'd be confronted with words such as...
| Aug 13, 2010
If the sun burned out and all the cows died, pretty soon we'd all be walking around with rickets.
Happily, the sun is still shining - that's pretty much a given in this heat - and the pastures are still populated with grazing bovines. But rickets is...
| Jul 30, 2010
| 7:08 AM
The products mentioned today included:
Olay Regenerist Micro-Sculpting Serum
New Olay Regenerist Micro Sculpting Serum is a super concentrated serum which contains Olay's most concentrated amino-peptide complex. Regenerist Micro-...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 7:50 AM
Vaseline Intensive Rescue Clinical Therapy Lotion
Vaseline® Clinical Therapy - Prescription strength moisturization that feels comfortable on skin - not greasy or sticky. Healthy skin...
| Jan 30, 2011
It's almost February, and with luck and willpower, maybe you're still sticking with that New Year's diet resolution. Or maybe you're still gearing up to start.
But although the right diet may help you gain a svelte figure, the wrong one might be a...
| Feb 7, 2011
| 5:48 PM
You may treat it like the face, but when it comes to turning back time, doctors say the neck is a part of the body that needs a lot of extra TLC!
Today, doctors say there are a lot of non-invasive procedures out there that can do wonders to help with...