October 22, 2014

The Skin You’re In: Dare To Be Beautiful

Lisa Chism Turns Aging Upside Down

Story by Deb Peterson | Photographed by Kim Singer. It’s difficult to imagine that the beautiful Lisa Chism struggled with skin until she was 40 (ish). “I had bad skin my whole life,” Lisa says. “It was very sensitive, red, patchy. I scratched it until it bled, saw so many doctors.” She had tried everything Read More

To Your Health! Melanoma: Is It or Isn’t It?

Melanoma ABCDE

By Corinne Hiser, ANP. I grew up in Key West, Florida and Honolulu, Hawaii—a fair-skinned, blue-eyed girl who loved the sun, spent hours at the beach, and believed that brown skin looked healthier than white. My friends and I put iodine in baby oil to hasten the tanning process. I never used sunscreen stronger than Read More