Home > Medical > Skin > News News All sections in Skin » About Skin » Age and Your Skin » Caring for your Skin » Eczema » FAQs » Health Tips » Healthy Hair » Skin News » Real-life Story » Seasons in the Sun » Skin Cancer » Your Skin and the Sun News How to avoid a breakout when you work out Experts from the American Academy of Dermatology explained that hitting the gym can cause oil, dirt and bacteria to build up on your skin and lead to acne. WATCH: Mum hid baby from strangers because of purple birthmarks She was scared of people seeing her newborn daughter in public because of the port-wine stain birthmark covering 90% of her body. Ever get a rash from your skin cream or makeup? Here's why It's a legitimate make-up product, so why is your skin being affected by it? Californian woman who used skin-lightening cream ends up with nerve damage A skin-lightening cream from Mexico that contained toxic mercury left a Californian woman with significant central nervous system damage, doctors report in a case study. Which deadly superbugs could be lurking in your makeup bag? Harmful superbugs can be transferred from your personal makeup products and tools to your face. Sunscreen chemicals are absorbed into the body, study finds – raising safety concerns The active ingredients in popular sunscreens can be absorbed into the blood at levels that exceed the FDA threshold. 10-year-old boy dubbed 'human snake' because rare condition makes him shed skin every month A 10-year-old boy has been dubbed the 'human snake' - because a rare skin condition causes him to shed his skin every month. How to protect your baby against eczema How do you protect your baby's young and delicate skin against eczema? What to do if you have a bad reaction to cosmetics People who experience problems with cosmetics may not realise that they should contact the FDA as well as the cosmetics company. load more From our sponsor ADVERTORIAL: Treating bacterial skin infection ADVERTORIAL: What is a bacterial skin infection?