Acne

Pediatric Acne: What Signs are Concerning?
October 02, 2021

Which is more worrisome, neonatal or infantile acne? An expert answered this question and more during Maui Derm NP+PA Fall 2021’s update on acne and rosacea.

Pointers With Dr Portela: What to Ask The Dermatologist at an Acne Visit
September 30, 2021

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc explains what to ask the dermatologist in an appointment to insure a productive and effective visit.

Rejuvenating Laser Leads to Acne Agminate-Like Reaction
September 24, 2021

A recent case report highlights the importance of caution when using fractional laser resurfacing in patients with active or previous acne.

Pointers With Dr Portela: Reacting to Cystic Acne with Cassandra Bankson
September 22, 2021

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc and Cassandra Bankson, a medical aesthetician and skin advocate, react to cystic acne TikToks and offer commentary.

Nuances for Treating Acne in SOC Patients
September 20, 2021

At the 2021 Skin of Color Update, Andrew Alexis, MD, MPH, presented on the subtle distinctions in treating skin of color patients with acne.

POLL: How do you treat your SOC patients with acne?
September 20, 2021

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Pointers With Dr Portela: Battle of the Pimple Patches
September 15, 2021

This week’s Pointers With Dr Portela, Dustin Portela, DO, explains pimple patches and hydrocolloid patches, diving into how to treat acne when it surfaces.

Acne Care for Transgender Patients
September 10, 2021

Testosterone therapy often leads to unique challenges.

Psychodermatology of Acne in Adolescents?
September 08, 2021

A review article investigated the psychological effects acne has on adolescent patients.

Survey Finds Acne Causes Americans to Miss Out on Important Social Events
September 08, 2021

A survey conducted by Acne Wipeout and OnePoll found that Americans miss out on dating, school, hanging out with friends, and work meetings because of their skin.