stress

Stress Is the Villain Behind Your Skincare Issues

In addition to being bad for your health, did you know that stress is also bad for your skin? As an New York City dermatologist, almost 50 percent of the patients I treat have skin issues that are directly related to stress. In addition to making you feel frantic and overwhelmed, the neurological and hormonal effects…

Ferulic Acid: the Sun-Protective Antioxidant

The sun’s out and I can see people out and about in Central Park, which is located right across the street from my dermatology practice. Spring has finally arrived, and despite all the warnings about sun exposure, even incidental sun exposure (the kind you get from walking outside your office to grab lunch)—many of these…