Top 5 of 2016: Cosmetic Conundrums

December 12, 2016

Zoe Diana Draelos, M.D., answered many cosmetic questions in 2016. These are her top-5 most-read Cosmetic Conundrums.

In 2016, Zoe Diana Draelos, M.D., offered guidance on several different cosmetic questions ranging from hair care, to antiperspirant, to color-changing cosmeceuticals. Here are her 5 most-read Cosmetic Conundrums articles of 2016.

Shaving tips for patients

Expert offers patient-pass-along tips on prolonging the life of multi-bladed razors, reducing skin irritation, and reasons why body wash is not an alternative to shave cream. >> Read more.

What causes hair loss after permanent hair dyeing?

Hair loss after hair dyeing is common due to the manipulation of the hair shafts during the dyeing procedure. >> Read more.

Why do some Vitamin C preparations turn orange on the skin?

Many of the state-of-the-art cosmeceuticals contain vitamin C, a potent antioxidant important in skin health. So why do some vitamin C preparations turn orange on the skin?  >> Read more.

What are the dietary recommendations for hair growth?

Many dietary supplements have entered the market to support increased hair growth. Some of these products are aimed at the dermatologist-dispensed market. >> Read more.

What type of antiperspirant is best for hyperhidrosis?

Antiperspirants remain the first line of treatment for hyperhidrosis, but some types of products are better than others for hyperhidrosis. >> Read more.