Dr. Whitney Bowe Faux-Glow

Getting the Faux Glow I love All Summer Long

Growing up, I always wished that my skin would tan so that I could rock a golden, beachy glow. Reality check: I’m so pale. I was the kid covered in zinc, t-shirts, hats, speckled in freckles with a mild pink burn – you get the idea. If you’ve checked in on my website or social media, you know that when I set a goal, I chase that goal...

July 18, 2018

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Melasma 102: Game Plan

Melasma 102: Game Plan

What can I do to address my Melasma? The first thing I tell my patients is that we cannot “cure” this condition. BUT, we can get it under control. You have to be like a tortoise—slow and steady wins the race! Here is a step by step guide that I would discuss with my patient if she presented with Melasma: I recommend that my...

July 12, 2018

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Melasma 101: Understanding this Condition

Melasma 101: Understanding this Condition

I see so many patients who are struggling with Melasma in my office – and so many of you have reached out to me on social media with questions and concerns about this condition. Melasma causes a lot of stress, particularly during summer, because you want to be outdoors in the sun and at the beach or pool, yet you feel the heat on your skin...

July 10, 2018

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Dr. Whitney Bowe

My 4 Holiday Weekend Essentials

When I was very little, my mom and sister used to wake me up every July 4th to watch fireworks over the golf course behind our house. It is still one of my favorite memories. My mom, my sister and I still always get together for the July 4th holiday – now with our daughters – to spend time relaxing at the beach, playing at the pool, and...

July 3, 2018

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