January, 2011

Is it sensitive skin, or is it allergy? Cosmetic dermatologist’s perspective from Washington, DC area, Bethesda, and Chevy Chase

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January 18, 2011

Over 50% of women consider their skin to be sensitive and intolerant to many skincare products.  Their symptoms may include redness, scaling, tightening, and occasional tingling, or itching.  It does not help that cosmetics are some ofthe least regulated consumer products on the market.  Our cosmetic industry uses over 12,000 chemical ingredients in personal care products-the...  read more