Skin care: To scrub or not to scrub

May 1, 2001

Exfoliating is great: It removes dead skin cells, stimulatingthe production of fresh, new ones - ultimately leading to clearer skin andfewer lines and wrinkles. Debra Jaliman, M.D., a dermatologist in privatepractice in New York City, warned that one should never exfoliate on a dailybasis. Facial skin is simply too delicate for that kind of