Skin

Kendall Jenner’s Dermatologist Reveals The One Skincare Mistake We All Make

Kendall Jenner has always been open about her struggles with acne. Although the model has a flawless complexion today, her teenage years led to …

Kendall Jenner

Brainstorm Health: Medtronic Buys Mazor, Almirall Allergan Deal, Alcohol Deaths

By<p>Good morning and happy Friday, readers—This is Sy. We’ve got a jam packed day so we’ll have to keep this one brief, but we’ll be back in the swing …

Digital Health

6 Essential Components to a Successful Anti-Aging Skincare Routine

It seems like every week, we hear about a buzzy new ingredient that will keep our skin frozen in a perpetually 22-year-old state, but separating out …

Skin Care

This Video of a Pimple-Popping Boyfriend Is Extremely Romantic

Do you pop your significant other's pimples?<p>When it comes to getting rid of a pesky zit or an annoying blackhead, sometimes you've got to call in reinforcements. And though the right facial cleanser or an acne patch are gentler ways of saying goodbye to a spot, the very best of all is a …

For Men

The Sneaky Way Your Laundry Can Cause Acne Breakouts

Experts weighed in.<p>When it comes to contending with acne, there are known cures, causes, and treatments. Finding your pimple triggers is often a matter of personal trial and error. However, some Reddit users believe an item probably lurking near your dryer could be the cause for pimple concern.<p>As …

Sensitive Skin

You Can't Spot Treat Acne

Over-the-counter spot treatments seem downright miraculous, claiming to zap zits in a matter of hours. As it turns out, that’s not how anything …

Lifehacks

Woman Left With Massive Hole in Nose from Black Salve

A disturbing trend is happening in the world of cancer treatment. Individuals that do not want to seek traditional cancer treatment are reaching for …

Cancer Treatment

Can Dryer Sheets Cause Acne and Irritation? Dermatologists Weigh In

When you're dealing with acne (FYI, up to 50 million people in the U.S. do, according to the American Academy of Dermatology), breakouts can turn you into a bit of skin sleuth. Before you know it, you're upending your life — your skin-care routine, your diet, your stress triggers — to find out what …

Skin Care

Why there’s no one-size-fits-all acne treatment, according to a dermatologist

If you were to Google “how to treat acne,” you’d be greeted by pages upon pages with zillions of products that all promise to rid your face of your …

Lifestyle

Mayo Clinic Minute: Allergy or irritant? The truth about your rash

Skin rashes are common. Soaps, detergents, plants and other substances can trigger red, itchy skin. Dr. Dawn Davis, a Mayo Clinic dermatologist, says …

Mayo Clinic

Petit out at MiMedx ‘for cause’

Parker “Pete” Petit, who stepped down earlier this year as CEO and chairman of Marietta-based biopharma company MiMedx, now has resigned from its …

Petit

Weird Skin Conditions That Happen With Age

We’ve all heard the phrase “age is just a number,” but when it comes to suffering from skin issues, the expression couldn’t be truer. From baby …

Inflammation

Ear Pimples Are Real — Here's How to Get Rid of Them

You can get pimples in some pretty <i>interesting</i> places. Case in point? Please see butt acne and vaginal acne as exhibits A and B. But those aren't even the oddest spots for blemishes. You can also get ear pimples, as in acne <i>in your ears</i>.<p><b>What are ear pimples?</b><p>Ear pimples typically take one of two …

Acne

8 Hair Growth Shampoos That’ll Make Your Hair Super Luscious

This way to a thicker-feeling mane.<p>Hair loss can be the result of many different factors, including but not limited to: genetics, fluctuation in hormones due to stress or giving birth, medications, or even heat styling and aggressive hair styling (like tight ponytails). If you’ve noticed a decrease …

hair loss

Adaptogen Skincare Products Are Trending—But Do They Really Work?

All of a sudden, your neighborhood cafe has mushroom coffee on the menu and your facialist is recommending a cream with something called ashwagandha …

Skin Care

VA boots five docs connected MiMedx; investors unmoved, shares up 12%

MiMedx (MDXG +11.7%) is up on below-average volume. Shares have more than doubled since bottoming at $3.01 on July 10 during the channel …

Business

Pinnacle Dermatology buys Walter Barkey MD PLLC

<b>Pinnacle Dermatology</b>, a <b>Chicago Pacific Founders</b> portfolio company, has acquired <b>Walter Barkey MD PLLC</b>. Financial terms weren’t announced. Walter …

University of Michigan

Apparently dryer sheets could be behind that mystery breakout…

Picture this scenario: You’re diligently practicing your trusty skin-care regimen, eating a nutritious diet, taking beauty supplements, <i>and</i> keeping …

Lifestyle

6 Ways To Get Rid of Dark Spots Without Going to the Dermatologist’s Office

While dermatologists don’t know exactly what causes dark spots on the skin, it’s generally accepted that they are the result of excess melanin, …

Fashion

Types of Acne and How to Treat Them

You may hear the term “breakout” used to describe all forms of acne, but this isn’t always an accurate description. Not all types of acne spread …

Inflammation

Does Zinc for Acne Really Work? Dermatologists Weigh In

We've seen a lot of interesting acne treatments — some of which dermatologist are quick to call BS on. But using zinc for acne, often a subject of debate on skin-care blogs, is a somewhat debatable acne treatment even among dermatologists.<p><b>How does zinc treat acne?</b><p>There are two ways zinc could …

Skin Care

The Kardashians' Cosmetic Dermatologist Dr. Simon Ourian Dishes on the 'Natural' Look (Exclusive)

ET's Kristen Gill talked everything Kardashian with the famous family's cosmetic dermatologist, Dr. Simon Ourian, at the 2018 Beautycon.<p>The man …

Entertainment

Gel Manicures Can Increase Your Risk Of Cancer, According To A Dermatologist

Gel manicures always come hand in hand with a twinge of guilt. While the rock-hard polish has some serious staying power, drying your hands under the …

Dermatology

Be on the lookout for possible skin cancer, Midwest Dermatology urges

Is the mole on my back growing?<p>What’s with that scaly patch on my cheek?<p>Spot skin cancer in its earliest stages using your own two eyes.<p>“Skin cancers …

Skin Cancer

This is the secret to clear, glowing skin, according to a celebrity dermatologist

It’s easier than you can imagine<p>Let’s face it: your face-loving serums and superfood face masks don’t always solve your skincare woes. Sometimes you …

Dermatology

12 Silent Signs of Skin Cancer You’re Probably Ignoring

Did you nick yourself shaving—or is it skin cancer? A pesky pimple—or melanoma? Watch for these sneaky signs of skin cancer.<p>While you might focus on …

Advice

Dryer Sheets Can Cause Acne, and Everything Sucks

Is nothing safe anymore?!<p>In today’s ugh-worthy news, another seemingly harmless household product is out to ruin your skin. In a Reddit post first spotted by MarieClaire.com that's now going viral, one user by the username of /regissss wrote, “PSA: Dryer sheets can cause acne,” sending everyone who …

Sensitive Skin

How to Get Rid of Your Back Acne

It’s a common problem in runners, but with these products, you no longer have to deal with it.<p>1 of 12<p>2 of 12<p>3 of 12<p>4 of 12<p>The Ordinary Granactive Retinoid 2% Emulsion<p>This serum-like product with retinoid goes on very easily, which is key for compliance—something that’s crucial for acne treatment, …

Grooming

An Overview of Laser Hair Removal

Laser hair removal is a method for getting rid of unwanted hair on the body. It involves using a concentrated beam of light (laser light) to destroy …

Self-improvement

Rural areas are dermatology deserts, study finds

Urban areas attract more dermatologists than rural ones, according to Yale researchers.<p>Using data spanning the period from 1995 to 2013, the team …

Student Journalism