The Mainstream Patient: October 25

This week's edition of the Mainstream Patient features stories about how to treat melasma, an honest reflection on skin picking, the beauty in breast cancer scars, and more.

In this week’s edition, New Beauty discusses the importance of the microbiome for the skin and Vogue talks with experts on melasma treatments. Cosmopolitan reveals 50 game-changing products and treatments for clear skin and Glamour interviews Tefi Pessoa on skin picking. Elle shares photos from a photographer that emphasizes the beauty in breast cancer scars and Allure reviews the ADVATx laser for rosacea.

3 Reasons Experts Agree Your Microbiome Is the Key to Glowing Skin

The Ultimate Guide to Treating Melasma

The Holy Grail Acne Awards: 50 Game-Changing Products, Tools, and Treatments for Clearer Skin

Tefi Pessoa Is a Recovering Pimple Picker

How a Photographer Finds Beauty in Breast Cancer Survivors’ Scars

How the ADVATx Laser Singlehandedly Tamed My Rosacea With No Downtime