Do OTC Acne Treatments Really Work?

Written by Sara Wilchowski PA-C & Paul M. Graham D.O. Many people see a dermatologist only after using numerous over the counter (OTC) acne products without success. Interestingly, Americans spend an estimated $43 billion on skin care products each year. With such a high demand in OTC treatment options, we sought to provide you withContinue reading “Do OTC Acne Treatments Really Work?”

Low Glycemic Diet and Acne: How You Can Feel Better Inside and Out

Written by Mojgan Hosseinipour Edited by Paul M. Graham Historically, certain foods were thought to contribute to acne and dietary restriction was a part of acne treatment. In the 1960’s, this relationship between diet and acne was considered to be a myth. However, in the past 40 years, there has been scientific studies and new evidenceContinue reading “Low Glycemic Diet and Acne: How You Can Feel Better Inside and Out”

Acne Basics: Part 1

Written by Dr. Paul M. Graham Acne is a chronic inflammatory skin disease that is characterized by the presence of blackheads, whiteheads, papules, pustules, cyst, and nodules that occur on the face, neck, arms, chest, and back. It is primarily a skin disease of adolescence, but can occur at any age. In this week’s article, weContinue reading “Acne Basics: Part 1”