Male hormone therapy linked to acne in trans men

Acne was a common occurrence after the initiation of masculinizing hormone therapy (MHT), the researchers reported. In a retrospective analysis of nearly 1,000 transgender people who started MHT, the prevalence of acne fell from just 6.3% to 31.1% after an average treatment duration of 3.4 years, according to Erica Dommasch, …

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A guide to the different types of retinoids and your skin

Retinol, Tazarotene, Retinoic Acid, Adapalene, Pure Retinol… If you’ve ever searched for the much-vaunted holy grail skin care ingredient, you’ve probably come across a number of these similar terms. Even beauty editors need a booster to keep all of the different forms of retinoids straight, so if you’re feeling a …

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The 5 best moisturizers for Accutane

Sebum normally helps keep your skin hydrated and balanced, but because the acne medication Accutane works by reducing the amount of sebum produced by your sebaceous glands, a side effect is that it can make your skin extremely dry. That is why when you start Accutane (also known as Isotretinoin) …

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Delilah Belle Hamlin Shows Acne Pictures, Accutane Results

Like mom Lisa Rinna, Delilah Belle Hamlin shows her skin a lot of TLC. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills girl and model came up with a daily skincare routine designed to keep her complexion bright and refreshed. However, even with a diet full of must-haves, Delilah still encounters delicate …

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‘Let me show you what it looked like’

An Arizona woman ended up with a massive abrasion on her chin after the stubble from her date irritated her weakened skin to the point of injuring her, all thanks to her acne medication. Annie anderson, a 21-year-old who currently lives and works in Utah, recounted her experience with the …

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