Depilate: To remove hair on the skin's surface.
Dermabrasion: A procedure in which the skin is sanded
to improve its texture. Microdermabrasion uses a type
of sand to abrade the skin, usually done by an esthetician
or a cosmetic doctor. Cosmetic physicians can perform
a deeper type of dermabrasion using small burrs or wires
to remove the outer layers of the skin.
Dermal: Related to skin.
Dermatitis: Inflamation of the skin.
Dermis: The underlayers of the skin.
Dihydroxyacetone (DHA): A self-tanning agent used in
Dong Quai: Traditional Chinese herb used to treat menopausal
symptoms and menstrual irregularity.