Dr. Dennis Gross Exfoliating Body Pads Cleared My Body Acne and Keratosis Pilaris — Review, Photos

Years later, when I began my job at Allure at the age of 25, I started using Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Exfoliating Universal Daily Peel, which is a two-step glycolic and lactic acid treatment that works to diminish the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and hyperpigmentation, on my face and saw a drastic difference … Read more

How to Treat Acne and Post-Acne Marks on Dark Skin, According to a Dermatologist — See Video

Treating acne can be a frustrating process, especially when you’re left with discoloration and scarring after the pimple is gone. “I’m a woman of color, so I understand when we get pimples, the zit will fade but that mark that’s left behind is the gift that keeps on giving,” says New York City-based board-certified dermatologist, … Read more

I Tried Hero Cosmetics Mighty Patch Face and My Skin Is Gunk-Free | Exclusive Review

Acne, acne, acne — as annoying as it can be, it’s sometimes unpreventable. Don’t get me wrong, no matter what type of acne-prone skin you may have (hormonal, cystic, or all the other types), blemishes are totally normal and, with the right treatments, can be diminished and calmed down. There are topical treatments, oral medications, … Read more

7 Causes of Red Spots and Bumps on Skin, With Pictures

If you’ve noticed rough bumps on your arms, legs, or cheeks, these could be a sign of Keratosis Pilaris. Dr. Shainhouse says this is caused by the retention of keratin in the openings of hair follicles and can be exacerbated by dry weather. These bumps essentially act as a dry skin marker, which can also … Read more

19 Best Face Washes for Acne 2022 That Dermatologists Recommend for Clearer Skin

For blemish-prone skin, a great skin-care regimen starts with one of the best face washes for acne. After all, everyone, regardless of their skin type or concerns, needs a good cleanser as the cornerstone of their skin-care routine. But we get that finding a proper face cleanser for targeting whiteheads, cystic acne, and blemishes, so … Read more

19 Best Pimple Patches 2022 to Clear Acne and Blemishes Overnight

We could rattle on for days about the wonders of Korean skin care, but for now, we’ll reiterate our deep-seated appreciation for the best acne patches — some of which have thankfully made it stateside, while others are being developed by U.S.-based brands. Instead of popping and picking at your blemishes (and creating acne scars … Read more

LED Light Therapy for Skin Benefits, Tools to Use at Home — Expert Insight

In slightly simpler terms, LED light therapy “uses infrared light to achieve different effects on the skin,” explains Michele Farber, MD, a board-certified dermatologist based in Philadelphia, PA. During a treatment, “wavelengths in the visible light spectrum penetrate the skin to varying depths to exert biologic effect.” The different wavelengths are key, because this is “what helps make this method … Read more

What Is Twyneo? This New Prescription Cream Combines Tretinoin and Benzoyl Peroxid

Once a year, like the baby sea turtles hatching and descending into the ocean, dermatologists travel en masse to the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting. Held this year in Boston, Massachusetts, during the last weekend in March, dermatologists were showered with the newest innovations in the field and attended sessions covering subjects like Controversies … Read more

17 Best Keratosis Pilaris Treatments 2022: Creams, Lotions & More for Smoother, Bump-Free Skin, According to Dermatologists

The quest for clear skin doesn’t stop at the neck. With breakouts possible virtually anywhere you have hair follicles, we’re always on the lookout for the best treatments to banish bumps anywhere on the body. But what if the bumps aren’t your typical acne comedones or bouts of eczema? If you’re experiencing areas of little, … Read more