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Software Spots Suspicious Skin Lesions on Smartphone Photos

Melanoma, which accounts for over 70 percent of all skin cancers, occurs when pigment producing cells called melanocytes multiply uncontrollably. This cancer is typically diagnosed through visual inspection of Suspicious Pigmented Lesions (SPLs), and such early detection of lesions in a physician’s office are often life-saving. However, there are several disadvantages with this approach, including… Read More »

Instagram’s Blemish Queen highlights her acne in photos – Insider – INSIDER

Nicole Herbig is a 23-year-old from New Jersey who goes by The Blemish Queen on Instagram.  She’s taking isotretinoin, the last-resort acne drug, and publicly documenting the process online. She’s the latest in a wave of young people to share their skincare journeys on social media. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Nicole Herbig’s Instagram… Read More »

Skin-Care Brand Blume’s Celebrate Skin Campaign Features Models With Acne — Photos – Allure Magazine

It’s 2019, and you can no longer throw an airbrushed model on a billboard and call it a beauty campaign. Spurned by a culture that’s redefining what beauty standards look like, more and more brands have decided to show “real people” in their advertisements. A groundbreaking new example: Skin-care brand Blume‘s Celebrate Skin campaign takes… Read More »