News Release

April 27, 2010

Contact: Chris Kaminski, 860-679-4352

Smart Sexy Skin

Free Discovery Series at UConn Health Center May 11

FARMINGTON, CONN. Ė With the summer months approaching, itís a good time to take special care of your skin. The University of Connecticut Health Centerís Discovery Series will present a program to help your skin look smart, sexy and healthy on Tuesday, May 11.

The program is free and starts at 7 p.m. in the UConn Health Centerís Keller Auditorium. To register, call 800-535-6232 or register online at

Dr. Jane Grant-Kels, chair of the UConn Health Centerís Department of Dermatology, will present tips and techniques to keep skin looking healthy, as well as information about skin cancer prevention, cosmetic procedures and ways to soften the signs of aging.

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