Dr. Whitney Bowe

Stressing 24/7 is B-B-Bad to the Biome

If you read my blog and social media posts, you already know that I often describe the skin’s microbiome as a rainforest of diverse organisms (bacteria, fungi and viruses) which live on your skin’s various layers, from the deep-down fat cushion all the way up to your epidermal cells. Incredibly, there are more than one trillion bacteria in...

June 1, 2018

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How this NYC dermatologist spends $100 on skin care

As soon as New York City dermatologist, Whitney Bowe, MD walks into a room, she can tell if someone is under stress and what their eating habits are like. “The skin is a window to your overall health,” she explains. It may come as a surprise to some of her patients when she asks about their eating and lifestyle habits, but this skin pro...

April 20, 2018

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16 Signs Your Face Is Aging Faster Than You Are

Do you look older than the age on your driver's license? The telltale signs may be written all over your face. "As we enter our 30s, we begin to see the cumulative impact of sun damage, including sun spots," says dermatologist Whitney Bowe, MD, author of The Beauty of Dirty Skin. "Much of the damage that causes sun spots is UV-induced, but...

March 13, 2018

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