Faculty in the Media
September 24, 2021
Dermatologists spend their days diagnosing and treating their patients' skin — but how do they care for their own complexions? We asked, and they delivered with details on their day and nighttime routines.
Scalp Psoriasis vs. Dandruff: How to Tell the Difference and What to Do to Relieve Your Scalp Itch (health.com)
September 8, 2021
An itchy, flaky scalp is a common skin complaint. Often it's just dandruff, but sometimes it can be a sign of a chronic health condition.
July 6, 2021
Are the supposed benefits of taking collagen supplements, such as younger-looking skin, legitimate or hype? Here's what the science says.
July 6, 2021
Moisturizers won't be a cure-all for severe cases of psoriasis, the chronic, inflammatory skin condition. For the unfamiliar, psoriasis is an autoimmune disease that affects approximately two to three percent of the American population. To find out which OTC psoriasis creams reign supreme, allure …
June 18, 2021
You probably have clothes in your closet that can protect your skin. There's also clothing specifically made for sun protection, from sun hats to gloves.
June 3, 2021
LED face masks are growing in popularity, boosted by celebrities touting their use on social media and the general quest to get a bit of extra glow after the stresses of the pandemic. The devices promise to make a difference in treating acne and improving fine lines through “light therapy.”
Silk pillowcases may provide some hair and skin benefits, but they’re not miracle workers (WashingtonPost.com)
May 3, 2021
Dr. Pooja Sodha, MD, a board-certified cosmetic dermatologist comments on if there are any potential benefits of using a silk pillowcase.
April 29, 2021
If your toenails seem thicker than usual, it may indicate a fungal infection or an underlying condition. Check out these expert-approved solutions.
April 26, 2021
Dr. Pooja Sodha, a board-certified dermatologist and Director of the Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology, comments on the correlation between weight and psoriasis/psoriatic arthritis.
March 22, 2021
If you’re thinking that wheatgrass sounds like a leafy green plant that people put in smoothies because it’s packed with nutrients, well, congrats—you couldn’t be more correct. But get this: because the ingredient is abundant in vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, wheatgrass can also be highly…