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Expert Insights: What A Dermatologist Says About Dry Brushing for Your Skin

Dry brushing has gained attention as a holistic skincare practice believed to offer a multitude of benefits for the skin. From promoting circulation and exfoliation to potentially reducing the appearance of cellulite, this ancient technique has captured the interest of skincare enthusiasts worldwide. You may be wondering— is dry brushing truly beneficial for the skin,

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The Breakout Battle: Understanding Hormonal Acne

Hormonal acne can be a frustrating and persistent skin issue for many individuals. Unlike regular acne, which often stems from clogged pores and bacteria, hormonal acne is influenced by hormonal fluctuations in the body. Understanding why it happens and exploring effective treatment options is key to achieving clearer, healthier skin. Why Does Hormonal Acne Happen?

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Face Masks: Are They Really Beneficial?

Face masks have become a staple in many skincare routines, promising everything from deep hydration to pore-tightening benefits. But with the sheer variety of face masks available on the market—from sheet masks to clay masks, and everything in between—it’s easy to wonder if these products live up to the hype. In this blog, we’ll get

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Understanding Skin Cancer and the Importance of Early Detection

As we observe Skin Cancer Awareness Month, it’s crucial to shed light on the different types of skin cancer and emphasize the importance of regular skin checks for early detection. In this blog, we’ll discuss the various types of skin cancer, why skin checks are essential, and encourage readers to prioritize their skin health by

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The Rise of Snail Mucin in Skincare

Snail mucin is a skincare ingredient that has garnered attention for its potential skin-transforming properties. From Korean beauty enthusiasts to global skincare aficionados, the use of snail mucin has sparked curiosity and intrigue. But does this slimy secretion truly deliver on its promises, or is it merely a passing fad? We’ve asked our very own,

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How Your Diet Impacts Your Skin Health

Your skin is a reflection of your overall health, and what you eat plays a significant role in its appearance and vitality. While skincare products can help maintain a healthy complexion, true radiance begins from within. In this blog, we’ll explore the intricate relationship between diet and skin health while providing valuable tips for eating

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Burning Questions on Drugstore Products Answered by a Dermatologist

In the vast world of skincare, navigating the shelves of drugstore products can feel like embarking on a mysterious journey. With countless brands, ingredients, and promises, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. It’s time to demystify the realm of drugstore skincare products. In this blog, we sit down with our very own Dr. Julie Fridlington to

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Navigating Eczema and the Roadmap to Relief

Eczema is a chronic skin condition that affects millions worldwide, emphasizing the importance of understanding eczema, its symptoms, risks, and the treatments available to alleviate its burden. In this blog, we will enter the world of eczema, uncovering what you need to know to manage this condition effectively. If you or a loved one struggles

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Dermatologist’s Take on Popular Trends Series: Skincare Routines

Discover our ultimate guide to achieving flawless skin through the skincare routines of Alamo Heights Dermatology’s experts. Learn about the tried-and-true practices endorsed by our very own dermatologists as they unravel their secrets to maintaining healthy skin in the modern age. From morning and night skincare routines to some commonly asked questions about skin maintenance,

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