Author | Reena Rupani, M.D.

Articles

Integrative and alternative treatments for seborrheic dermatitis

June 07, 2016

Essential oils, aloe vera, supplements, diet, and other solutions may be of use for patients who request alternative or integrative treatments for seborrheic dermatitis.

Oatmeal soothes, relieves, and inhibits viruses

March 09, 2016

Good for more than a morning meal, oatmeal soothes angry skin, relieves itching, and even has an antimicrobial effect.

Probiotics for healthy skin

June 04, 2015

Probiotics, which are helpful bacteria that protect the body from harmful bacteria, are literally everywhere. In light of increasing antibiotic resistance due to over- and misuse, coupled with patients’ preferences for more holistic, natural approaches to healing, are we entering an era of anti-antibiotics and pro-probiotics?