Pointers with Dr Portela: Urine for Skin Care?

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc dives into a social media video that shows someone advocating for urine for hair, skin, and overall body care. See what he has to say about this suggestion.

Dustin Portela, DO, a board-certified dermatologist and dermatologic surgeon at Treasure Valley Dermatology in Boise, Idaho, watched a video on social media recommending different treatments using urine. From nasal snorting to eye drops, see how Portela breaks down the contents of urine and its potential as a treatment.

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