Why Your Fitness Tracker Is Giving You a Rash and How to Avoid Future Skin Irritation

“Those materials are more occlusive to the skin,” Dr. Sadeghpour confirms, meaning they lead to the skin being covered by an impermeable film or substance. But since most major fitness tracker makers use similar materials, don’t expect a huge change by switching brands. “Some people will say, ‘Maybe I’ll just try a different brand,’” Dr. … Read more

Korean Skin Care for Acne Is Completely Different Than America’s Approach | Expert Insight

[Ed note: For those unaware, Korea has a universal, single-payer healthcare system, and in-office treatments are far more affordable than they are in America.] Skin-Deep Treatments About five years ago, skin-care technology started to advance, and acne patients started adding laser treatments and radiofrequency-charged microneedling to their weekly visits, Dr. Ban says. Gold photothermal therapy … Read more