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A Cure for Acne?

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

For patients suffering from severe acne inflammation, the solution to this age-old struggle might soon be as simple and quick as a single vaccination!

How would it work? Bacteria on the skin secretes a specific toxin that causes acne inflammation. Recent research suggests, however, that a vaccine leveraging a certain antibody can help neutralize this inflammation, and it might just be the key to clearing skin. Learn more about this leading-edge research in our latest Weekly Dose of Beauty article.

Pick a Perfect Patch for Your Peskiest Pimples?

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

People with deep cystic or hormonal acne may find themselves frustrated by standard topical acne solutions. But one unique new treatment out of South Korea called Trouble Cure may show real promise in soothing and treating acne deep underneath the skin. How does it work and why is it different from other acne treatments? Find out in this Weekly Dose of Beauty.

The Link Between Protein Shakes and Acne

Friday, May 18th, 2018

Protein shakes: they’re a quick and convenient route to nourishment. But what if that beverage designed to keep you healthy is actually causing acne breakouts? Our Weekly Dose of Beauty article discusses this connection and just what it is about protein shakes that might cause an increase in those unsightly blemishes.

Adult Acne? This Blood Pressure Pill May Send It Packing

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Sometimes effective treatments show up in the most unexpected places. For women suffering with adult acne, that seems to be the case with the blood pressure medicine spironolactone. In this Weekly Dose of Beauty, find out how spironolactone works and why it has proven to be highly useful to treat adult acne in women.

Rescuing That Holiday Skin

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

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Holidays are perfect time to see family and friends, so you want to look your best. But sometimes weather, travel, and dietary changes seem to conspire against you. Check out our latest Weekly Dose of Beauty article to learn how to deal with those holiday skin emergencies.

How Diet and Certain Vitamins May Cause Acne, and the Ingredients for Moisturized Skin

Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

SkinMainPagePhotoThis Wednesday in our Weekly Dose of Beauty, Dr. McCafferty reviews articles about possible causes of acne and the hottest trends in hydrating your skin: