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Longs Drug Stores - Hawaii
(808) 935-9075
555 Kilauea Ave
Hilo, HI
 
Uohara John K MD FACOG
(808) 961-6608
82 Puuhonu Pl Suite 205
Hilo, HI
 
Naris Cosmetics of Hawaii
(808) 935-1980
276 Ululani St
Hilo, HI
 
Kris Salon
(808) 961-6639
333 Kilauea Ave Ste 1
Hilo, HI
 
Native Flesh Tattoo
(808) 961-4900
318 Kinoole St
Hilo, HI
 
Facial Fitness Hilo
(808) 934-2255
237 Keawe St Ste B
Hilo, HI
 
Jupon Cosmetics Hawaii
(808) 935-2586
333 Kilauea Ave Ste 101
Hilo, HI
 
Enzyme Beauty & Health Products Of Hawaii
(808) 969-1257
800 Leilani St
Hilo, HI
 
Natural Beauty
(808) 981-2621
111 E Puainako St
Hilo, HI
 
Stephanie T S L Chew, MD
(808) 961-3427
868 Ululani St Ste 103
Hilo, HI
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of New South Wales, Fac Of Med, Kensington, Nsw, Australia
Graduation Year: 1972

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Skin Problems

Skin Problems

The major skin problems most people face are wrinkling (due to age), and blemishes, or acne. 

Aging or Wrinkling

Aging of the skin occurs when collagen becomes hard and gets meshed with neighboring collagen fibers. This prevents the collagen from holding water and plumping up. Instead, it collapses on itself, binds with other collagen fibers, and forms a kind of fishnet below the surface of the skin, which is manifested as wrinkles. 

Oxidation or free radical formation plays a pivotal role in the cross-linking of collagen. This is what happens:

1. The atoms of human tissue begin to decay, or lose electrons. This results in a deficiency of electron.

2. The atom attempts to regain its electrical balance by stealing one or more electrons from neighboring atoms.

3. This, in turn, creates another atom that has a deficiency of electron. The atom tries to steal electron from another atom.

4. The result is a chain reaction in which atoms are changing their structures and forming bonds that would not otherwise occur.

5. The net effect is a chaos of cross-linking collagen fibers, revealed on the skin's surface as wrinkles.

Acne

Acne occurs when oil, called sebum, blocks the pores and hair follicles at the skin's surface, thus preventing the skin from eliminating oil and waste. This causes waste to accumulate in the pores, resulting in pockets of inflection that manifest as red sores, boils, and pimp...

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Youthful And Vibrant Skin

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by Daniellle Sims

Billions are spent each year on cosmetic products that promise to delete wrinkles, lighten age spots, and eliminate itching, flaking, or redness. But the simplest and cheapest way to keep your skin healthy and youthful looking is to stay out of the sun.

Sunlight is a major cause of wrinkles, dryness, and age spots. Your skin does change with age. For instance, you sweat less which leads to increased dryness. Aging skin becomes thinner and loses fat, so it looks less plump and smooth. Underlying structures, veins and bones in particular, become more prominent. Your skin can also take longer to recover when injured.

These changes can be drastically delayed by staying out of the sun. Although nothing can totally undo sun damage, the skin sometimes can restore itself. So, it's never too late to protect yourself from the harmful results of the sun.

5 Ways to Slow the Aging Process:

1. Wear protective clothing. A hat with a wide brim shades your neck, ears, eyes, and head. Look for sunglasses with a label saying the glasses block 99 to 100 percent of the sun's rays. Wear loose, lightweight, long-sleeved shirts and long pants or long skirts when in the sun.

2. Check your skin often. Look for changes in the size, shape, color, or feel of birthmarks, moles, and spots. If you find any changes that worry you, see a doctor. The American Academy of Dermatology suggests that older, fair-skinned people have a yearly skin check by a doctor as part of a regular physical exam.

3. Avoid artificial tanning. Don't use sunlamps and tanning beds, as well as tanning pills and tanning makeup. Tanning pills have a color additive that turns your skin orange after you take them. The FDA has approved this color additive for coloring foods but not for tanning the skin. The large amount of color additive in tanning pills may be harmful. Tanning make-up products are not suntan lotions and will not protect your skin from the sun.

4. Use sunscreen. Sunscreens are rated in strength according to a sun protection factor (SPF), which ranges from 2 to 30 or higher. A higher number means longer protection. Buy products with an SPF number of 15 or higher. Also look for products whose label says: broad spectrum (meaning they protect against both types of harmful sun rays(UVA and UVB) and water resistant (meaning they stay on your skin longer, even if you get wet or sweat a lot). Remember to reapply the lotion as needed.

5. Stay out of the sun. Avoid the sun between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. This is when the sun?s UV rays are strongest. Don?t be fooled by cloudy skies. Harmful rays pass through clouds. UV radiation also can pass through water, so don't assume you?re safe if you?re in the water and feeling cool.

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