Hormonal Acne: Your Monthly Buzzkill

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

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DIY Makeup; Fun to make but dangerous to use.

In the age of YouTube, Instagram and Facebook many people are able to express their new ideas, pranks and inventions to their followers. Sometimes these social media trends can look harmless but actually be potentially dangerous to our health and well being. Recently beauty vlogger Rady Kovacova made under eye concealer based on crayons. Yes, … Continue reading DIY Makeup; Fun to make but dangerous to use.

Eye spy your new mascara routine!

Dr. Jegasothy firmly believes a little mascara goes a long way. It can tie your whole makeup look together or simply make a no makeup day look put together. While we all love this staple, do you know how to properly remove mascara without causing  damage? When removing mascara it can be tempting to rub … Continue reading Eye spy your new mascara routine!

Stretch Marks? Don’t let them mark your skin!

Stretch Marks, we all hate them and at the same time most of us have stretch marks we wish we could get rid of.  While there might not be a magical solution for stretch marks there are options to reduce their appearance. For many of us stretch marks can be a source of insecurities and … Continue reading Stretch Marks? Don’t let them mark your skin!

Aging skin? Don’t let it take you by surprise!

Many say that age is just a number and at the Miami Skin Institute we believe age is truly just a number.  Aging can bring a lot of changes to our skin, body, and social life that can be easily avoided. You are probably wondering how to start protecting your skin to prevent skin aging. … Continue reading Aging skin? Don’t let it take you by surprise!

Have You Noticed Your Hair Thinning Or Nails Weakening? Check Out This Tip From Dr. Jegasothy!

Getting older is great. You have more freedom, opportunities, and life experience. There are some downsides to it though; your hair could begin thinning and your nails could begin weakening, for example. There are of course many causes of hair loss that require a consult with a dermatologist, but if you're noticing your hair is … Continue reading Have You Noticed Your Hair Thinning Or Nails Weakening? Check Out This Tip From Dr. Jegasothy!

Should You Go To A Facialist? Sure! Just Make Sure To Read This Article First

Dr. Jegasothy has over 20 years experience in Dermatology and has worked with many excellent aestheticians throughout her career, so you can trust her opinions about good skin care! In the February issue of Harper's Bazaar, Anne-Marie Guarnieri asked Dr. Jegasothy about getting facials with an aesthetician. Dr. J's answer? She thinks facials are great, … Continue reading Should You Go To A Facialist? Sure! Just Make Sure To Read This Article First