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!
What are the parts of your body that get the most sun exposure? Hint: they are grabbing your steering wheel, bathing in the sun. As Dr. Jegasothy says, hands are the fastest agers. They have the least amount of subcutaneous fat (the stuff that makes gives the plump, youthful look). Using SPF on your hands … Continue reading Your Hands are Supposed to Tell Your Future-Not Your Age
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
Mud masks are all the rage, and have been for quite some time. Turns out, there's a reason for that! In this article by Erika Stalder for Refinery29, Dr. Jegasothy points out why mud masks are a skin care staple. "Sulfur, as long as the user is not allergic to it, reduces redness and inflammation … Continue reading The Dirty Truth About Mud Masks
Ever gone to bed feeling a pimple forming and felt helpless, knowing it would be there in the morning? Yeah, us too. Thankfully, in this article on Shape.com by Melanie Rud Chadwick, Dr. Jegasothy has the perfect solution to zap those zits off. At night, apply a little Epiduo or Differin to the pimple. Then, cover … Continue reading Quick Solution for Nighttime Acne
As many women out there know, the bra line is an incredibly stubborn body area to slim down. Anyone who's tried to lose weight will tell you that diet and exercise can only do so much. Not even celebrities are immune! This is where Dr. Jegasothy's constant innovation comes in to play; she's developed a … Continue reading Dr. Jegasothy Published for First Ever Kybella® Bra Line Publication
There are several different standardized scales for measuring wrinkle severity, and some doctors swear by them. Dr. Jegasothy likes them, but not when treating individual patients! Since injecting is both an art AND a science, she feels that the the scales lack specificity. That's why she believes scales are better left for use in studies … Continue reading Standardized Wrinkle Scales Exist, But Is It Always Best To Use Them?