Unicorn Face Mask Recall Due to Painful Burns: My Input

You might have seen reports that the popular brand, Yes To, has recalled its unicorn face mask after many complaints of painful burns in users as young as 11 years old. One of the tips I give my patients in trying new skincare products is to patch test, whenever possible. You really don't know how your skin will react to a new product and a...

January 9, 2020

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Tis the Season to Share Warmth and Cheer . . . Not Your Makeup!

It’s holiday party season! Whether you’re rocking a cherry red lip, a frosty silver shadow or an overall festive glow, you have to resist the urge to spread the love by sharing makeup with your besties -- doctor’s orders! WHY? The quick answer: you want to spread joy, warmth and love this holiday season, not bacterial or viral...

December 18, 2019

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Counterfeit Cosmetics: Know Your Risks

I’ve received such wonderful feedback from you guys surrounding my contribution to the new Netflix documentary series, Broken, and I’m so grateful!  I’m getting excellent questions, so I wanted to share more information on the subject of counterfeit cosmetics with you. The risks are very real and I am so motivated to continue this...

December 3, 2019

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TWO NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN TREATING MELASMA

Melasma (also called the “pregnancy mask”) can be stubborn and very frustrating for so many women. To address the questions I’ve been getting about melasma, I shared a series of posts covering this topic, including Melasma 101, 102, and 103. Now, I’m sharing some brand new information. It’s not very often that we see new meaningful...

November 7, 2019

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