UNDER YOUR SKIN
Stories of greed, power grabbing, betrayal, envy & forgiveness
by Grace Carole Beltran MD - April 16, 2019 - 12:00am
Have you ever been in a situation where everything you had was taken away from you? Well, it could happen.
Melanoma isn’t the only lethal skin cancer
by Grace Carole Beltran MD - March 26, 2019 - 12:00am
In this country, whenever a popular person like an actress, model or beauty contestant winner is on the news, it goes viral.
Not everything that itches is allergy
by Grace Carole Beltran MD - February 19, 2019 - 12:00am
Anyone who experience relentless itching, even for a few days, knows how distracting and annoying it can be.
What to do if you have a red, itchy rash all over the body
by Grace Carole Beltran MD - January 22, 2019 - 12:00am
A week after I arrived from Japan, a patient from four months ago visited me at St. Luke’s Medical Center in QC.
Winning over scar wars
by Grace Carole Beltran MD - December 18, 2018 - 12:00am
Scars are the inevitable results of healing after tissue injury.
Mystery rashes
by Grace Carole Beltran MD - November 27, 2018 - 12:00am
I saw RD with fever last April.
What causes skin darkening?
by Grace Carole Beltran - October 30, 2018 - 12:00am
Recently I have been deluged with inquiries about facial pigmentation.
RX for fluid-filled rashes
by Grace Carole Beltran MD - September 25, 2018 - 12:00am
Our dermatology residents used to refer charity patients to me from the OPD and this boy was no exception.
Why This Is The Golden Age Of Anti-Aging
by Grace Carole Beltran MD - August 28, 2018 - 12:00am
There is a point in our lives when most of us decide to make changes that feel right and good, and mostly that is the desire to restore what we’ve lost in years. Our appreciation of life is overshadowed by...
What's beneath skin bumps and lumps?
by Grace Carole Beltran MD - July 31, 2018 - 12:00am
When a mysterious lump or bump appears on your skin, it’s time to ponder. What could this be?
What you need to know about Photodermatoses
by Grace Carole Beltran - July 3, 2018 - 12:00am
Most public health messages have focused on the hazards of too much sun exposure.
How to give good face
by Grace Carole Beltran MD - May 22, 2018 - 12:00am
We know that we should not judge people based on their looks, but it’s hard to ignore the fact that our first encounter with people is definitely with their faces. And the way a person looks influences how...
Sunscreen: Your anti-aging & anti-cancer protector
by Grace Carole Beltran MD - March 27, 2018 - 12:00am
Every year, summer takes a toll on the skin. The scorching heat, pollution and humidity wipes off the natural glow, and sometimes invites infections.
Bad mood makes you ugly
by Grace Carole Beltran - March 20, 2018 - 12:00am
The skin is the most noticeable part of our body that could be impacted by psychological factors.
A beautiful you on your graduation day
by Grace Carole Beltran - March 6, 2018 - 12:00am
Graduation day is the day you are the subject of pride in the eyes of your parents, teachers, and peers.
Close encounters of the first kind
by Grace Carole Beltran, MD - February 6, 2018 - 12:00am
I cannot help but compare director Steven Spielberg’s Close Encounters of the Third Kind to treating a case for the first time and wondering what it really is, where it came from, how did it appear and why...
Scar wars
by Grace Carole Beltran, MD - December 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
Perfect skin is defined as a seamless organ, like fine cloth.
Wanted: Perfect Face
by Grace Carole Beltran, MD - October 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
Okay, let’s face it. When we meet someone for the first time, our first impression has to do with looks, right? Only later do things such as character, reputation, brains, and disposition start to take...
How to delay facial aging
by Grace Carole Beltran, MD - September 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
Aging, in almost all societies, is seen as something that one would not want to acquire, even though it’s a natural part of life.
When fungi mess with your skin
by Grace Carole Beltran, MD - August 7, 2017 - 4:00pm
The classic answer to the question what keeps one healthy is a mixture of nature (your personal DNA or genes) and nurture (your experiences within your environment and how you take care of your body).
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