Tag Archives: Skin

• More good news: Drink wine, don’t get sunburned

More good news: Drink wine, don’t get sunburned

Important health tip for the summer: Drink more wine! A better protection against harmful sunburns might be a healthy dose of SPF sauvignon blanc, suggests a new Spanish study. A compound found in grapes or grape derivatives may protect skin cells from skin-damaging ultraviolet radiation, report researchers from the University of Barcelona and the Spanish […]

• Watch out for lime juice or you could get 'Mexican beer dermatitis'

Watch out for lime juice or you could get 'Mexican beer dermatitis'

Beware of the lime slice, if you’re a big fan of Mexican beers or a bartender serving them. That beer and the juice of an accompanying lime could create a potent combination for your skin called “Mexican beer dermatitis.” Dermatologist Dr. Scott Flugman, of Huntington Hospital in New York, reported in the Archives of Dermatology […]