Issue #023

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Skin Hacks for Healthy Winter Skin

In this edition of SkinFeatures, we discuss dry skin in winter.

As the temperature drops and the nights grow longer, our skin can shift to a dry and flaky texture in winter. The low temperature and humidity of this season can cause our skin to dry out, resulting in poor barrier function of the skin, flares of eczema and dermatitis and increased sensitivity. Read the highlight article in this edition to learn how to mitigate some of these winter skin changes.

Adult Vs Teen Acne

While getting acne in your teens may seem like an inevitability, you will be happy to know that it is not one of life’s guarantees.  That stated, those of us who don’t develop acne in our teens or young adulthood are not completely off the hook and the fact is that we can actually still experience adult acne.  Read more to learn the difference between teen and adult acne.