Acne is one of the most common skin conditions in the U.S., affecting not just everyday people but also celebrities! Under the many layers of professional makeup or Photoshop, famous stars have a variety of skin conditions. From Justin Beiber to Chrissy Teigen, they've all experienced breakouts, cystic acne, rosacea and more. Chrissy Teigen recently … Continue reading Celebrities come clean with their acne!
Acne is the most common skin condition in the United States. For many women, pimples continue to sprout way past puberty, thanks to fluctuating hormones. Yet these hormonal breakouts, are not like your regular breakouts, are they? Monthly flare ups around your lower face with deep painful pimples is the telltale sign of hormonal acne. … Continue reading Hormonal Acne: Your Monthly Buzzkill
If you were to ask women what pregnancy felt like they would probably say it is the most beautiful, intense, stressful experience they have ever been through. A woman's body goes through unimaginable changes! You never know what to truly expect with pregnancy. Board-certified dermatologist S. Manjula Jegasothy, MD, CEO and Founder of Miami Skin … Continue reading DID YOU KNOW HAIR AND SKIN CHANGES DURING PREGNANCY?!
If you've suffered from acne breakouts, you know how miserable it can be to use a product and not have it work. Thankfully, a not-so-new product may be the best solution for you! In Allure's October issue, Dr, Jegasothy was quoted by Jessica Chia in article about Spironolactone, the treatment you may have never tried. … Continue reading An Acne Treatment You May Have Never Heard Of!
We've told you before how flying can be damaging for your skin and how to combat the negative effects during flight. This time, Dr. Jegasothy has some tips on preemptive and post care for flights. In this Reader's Digest article by Alexis Farah, Dr. Jegasothy gave the key tip on what you can do before a … Continue reading What to do Before and After Flying to Keep Skin Healthy
Have you ever had acne and thought about going vegan? Maybe it's time to finally give it a try, or at least cut down on your intake of meat and dairy. In Allure's November issue, Dr. Jegasothy gave some insightful information to Meirav Devash: "The rates of hormonal acne I see have gone up so … Continue reading Going Vegan May Be Good For Your Skin!
There is not one cause for acne, so why fight the breakout war with one strategy? Acne is a widespread condition, as Leisa Goins from WebMD explains. There are many types of breakouts, such as blackheads, whiteheads, papules, pustules, and cysts. It is recommended to use salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide at night, and adapalene … Continue reading Attack Acne with More than One Weapon