The Mainstream Patient: December 14

December 14, 2020
Morgan Petronelli, Associate Editor

This week’s edition of The Mainstream Patient features stories on “slugging”, dermarolling, physical versus chemical exfoliants, acne scar treatments, plus more.

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, Hello Giggles explains what contact dermatitis is and how to determine if you have it, as well as compares the differences between chemical and physical exfoliants. Meanwhile, Allure lists the best acne scar treatments according to dermatologists, and Elle dives into dermarolling. Finally, InStyle features a story about how spending too much time in bed can be detrimental to your skin, and Women’s Health explains what “slugging” is.

What Is Contact Dermatitis, and Do You Have It?

The 13 Best Acne Scar Treatments, According to Dermatologists

Spending Too Much Time in Bed Can Actually Wreak Havoc on Your Skin

Every Question You Were Afraid To Ask About Dermarolling, Answered

What Is 'Slugging,' Exactly? Here's Everything You Need To Known About The Skincare Trend

What's the Difference Between Physical and Chemical Exfoliants, and Which Is Better?