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Dealing with depression from melanoma diagnosis

Published 4 months ago, by Roeland Pater


Many of our users perform self-checks to exclude any possible dangers. But in some cases, high risk signs are spotted and people are urged to go and see a doctor for a closer look. This could lead to a melanoma skin cancer diagnosis, which of course is very serious. If melanoma is diagnosed in an early stage, there are many treatment options available – but hearing this diagnosis will have a lot of impact. Both physically, as you have to undergo surgery in most cases, and also emotionally. Depression is therefore seen often with melanoma patients.

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Why skin care is so important

Published 4 months ago, by Roeland Pater


Did you know that your skin is the largest organ in your body? That should make it clear immediately why it is so important to take good care of your skin. But of course things are bit more complex than just that. The skin is an interesting organ, and at the same time difficult to understand. What goes on with our skin on a daily basis? And how is that impacted by skin care? Let’s take a look at the 3 most important factors.

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What skin care routine should i use?

Published 4 months ago, by Roeland Pater


Which routine fits your skin depends on a few things, like your skin type, and how sensitive it is. In this post we’ll dive into a few different options that could work for you. First, we’ll find out which skin type you have. After that we’ll take a look at a simple skin care routine for all skin types, and one for combination skin – which is a skin type a lot of people are struggling with.

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Skin cancer awareness month: E for Evolution

Published 4 months ago, by Roeland Pater


May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. During this month a lot of people contribute to the mission of raising awareness of skin cancer risk to as many people as possible. To support this cause, we will publish a series of blogposts dedicated to the most common signs of skin cancer. We focus on the ABCDE-method for detecting early signs, that will help you when performing self-checks and to get you to a doctor in time. Today we look at E, evolution, which can be an important indication of risk. Let's dive into it.

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