The Mainstream Patient: March 10

Mar 10, 2020, 2:00pm

Introducing The Mainstream Patient, a weekly glimpse into what your patients may be reading in the media about skin health.

Introducing The Mainstream Patient, a weekly glimpse into what your patients may be reading in the media about skin health.

In this week’s edition, Real Simple asks a dermatologist to evaluate a few editors’ skincare routines and tracks down the five most common foods that can affect acne. Women’s Health explains why consumers should invest in a kansa wand for anti-aging. Also, Self lists seven skincare ingredients to aid with skin hydration and names their favorite drugstore retinol for beginners. Lastly, Shape tackles the debate between chronic sensitive skin versus sensitized skin.

A Dermatologist Critiqued Our Skincare Routines, Here’s What Happened 

Could Your Sensitive Skin Actually Be ~Sensitized~ Skin?  

5 Common Foods That Affect Acne – and 4 That Don’t 

7 Hydrating Skin-Care Ingredients That Will Actually Help Moisturize Dry, Dull Skin 

This Drugstore Retinol Is Perfect for Beginners Like Me 

Exactly how And Why You Should Be Using A Kansa Wand