Dermatology

skin

Tattoo Parlors Are Bragging About Their 'Healthy' Vegan Tattoos

Is vegan ink actually better for you?
Misha Gajewski
9.21.18
skin

I Thought I Just Had Acne, But It Was Actually a Less Common Skin Condition

The over-the-counter creams I was slathering on my face apparently weren’t helping, either.
Julie Stewart
8.23.18
Asking for Friend

Is Cheap Makeup Bad for Your Skin?

There has to be a reason for the drastic price difference between MAC and dollar store bronzer.
Melissa Pandika
8.22.18
What's Freaking Me Out

These Common Meds Could Make You More Likely to Get Sunburned

I kept wondering what had changed to cause me to burn so badly.
Glynis Ratcliffe
8.17.18
body

Everything You Need to Know About Treating Cystic Acne

It’s different from other, more superficial types of types of acne like blackheads and whiteheads because it’s deeper down in your skin.
Colleen de Bellefonds
8.9.18
Asking for a friend

This Is Why Popping Your Pimples Feels So Satisfying

You know you’re not supposed to pick at acne but honestly, it's just so soothing—until you look in the mirror and see the same zit back with a vengeance next morning.
Elizabeth Brown
7.13.18
Cancer

How to Check Yourself for the Deadliest Kind of Skin Cancer

Melanoma cases have been rising in the US for the past 20 years.
Virgie Townsend
6.12.18
The yes man

I Resurfaced My Skin to Make it Look Smoother

“We’re making these tiny, hot holes in the skin."
Grant Stoddard
5.16.18
skin

This Is How to Care For Your Skin Differently if You're a Person of Color

8 things black and brown Americans should know about their skin types, according to dermatologists of color.
Rajul Punjabi
5.3.18
We Tried It

I Tried CBD Lotion for Sunburn

Move over, aloe.
Rajul Punjabi
4.17.18
skin

Growing a Beard Solved My Lifelong Acne Problem

Dating was a nightmare, leaving the house seemed daunting, and I was self-medicating with prescription pills and alcohol.
Ryan Brown
12.12.17
Asking for a friend

The Science of Butt Sweat

Why do workouts and nerves give me swamp ass?
Joanne Spataro
11.21.17