What Your Skin Can Tell You About Your Health

Pale complexion? Sudden breakouts? Learn what causes common skin concerns -- and what to do (10 Photos)

Marissa Capodanno on Feb 19, 2012 at 12:04PM

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Yellow Skin

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“If you see yellow skin, head to the emergency room,” says Dr. Day. Yellow skin is one of the first signs of liver failure, she says, a serious condition that can result from mixing alcohol with over-the-counter pain relievers like Tylenol. Her advice: Don’t mix pills with cocktails and never stray from the suggested dosage on product labels.

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