Dry Cracked Skin

Study: Consistent Skin Care Helps Dry Skin
November 26, 2021

Research aimed to understand how using daily skin care such as a mild cleanser and moisturizer impacts skin health.

Is Lipid Organization the Key Issue in Xerosis?
November 26, 2021

The International Journal of Cosmetic Science dove into lipid organization in xerosis to help characterize the disease from surface to molecular scale.

Preventive Skin Care Takes Center Stage in Winter
November 23, 2021

Dropping temperatures and dry air can wreak havoc on anyone's skin, but especially the delicate skin of an infant. Prevention is the best tactic to keep skin healthy.

Pointers With Dr Portela: How to Fix Dry Skin
November 17, 2021

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc shares tips on prevention, treatment, and products he recommends for treating dry hands caused by wintery weather.

Preventing Food Allergies in Infants
November 06, 2021

Helen Brough, MA, MSc, PhD, MBBS, FAAAAI, FRCPCH, discusses the role of AD skin in infants and emollient application for preventing food allergy.

Pointers With Dr Portela: The 5 Types of Eczema
November 03, 2021

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc honors the end of Eczema Awareness Month with a video explaining the skin condition.

DermView Episode 3: Emollients and Moisturizers
November 02, 2021

In this episode of DermView, Adelaide Hebert, MD, highlights both emollients and moisturizers. She also talks about bathing and how often a child should bathe if they have eczema.

DermView Episode 2: How Ceramide Containing Creams Can Help AD
October 25, 2021

In this episode of DermView, Adelaide Hebert, MD, explains the clinical manifestations of eczema, how the chronic the condition is, and the benefits of using ceramide cream for management.

DermView Episode 1: Environmental Factors and Eczema
October 19, 2021

In this episode of DermView, Adelaide Hebert, MD, explains how eczema can lead to growth issues in pediatric patients, how environmental factors may play a role in flare ups, and more.

Study Investigates Moisturizers Containing Ceramides for Skin Dryness
October 03, 2021

The investigation of the efficacy of moisturizing ceramide cream vs hydrophilic cream was published in the journal of Dermatologic Therapy.