From The Doctor's Mouth

  • 4 Simple Steps to Heal Dry Chapped Lips

    Coldness, dry weather, sun damage, and frequently licking your lips are just some of the reasons your lips might feel dry and chapped. Here are the tricks to have soft, supple lips year-round:
  • Our Favorite Acne Fighting Ingredients

    We see a lot of acne products out there with a lot of different ingredients. It can be overwhelming as well as discouraging with false promises and high expectations. Here we’ve collected the most effective ingredients to look out for.  Salicylic Acid Best for Mild Acne   Salicylic acid focuses ...
  • Let’s celebrate beautiful skin this holiday.

    Dr. Stratte gives tips and trick to keep your skin radiant during the cold winter months.
  • Environmental Damage: Correcting and Protecting Our Skin

    Our skin has been suffering not only from ultraviolet light this summer, but the damaging effects of smoke. This clogs our pores and leaves a film of dangerous impurities on the surface of the skin - the debris along with UV light can make acne worse and accelerate damage and aging of the skin. E...
  • Emotions And The Skin: How To Calm Stressed Out Skin

    We are all living in a very stressful, uncertain time. And if you didn’t already know, stress can make rashes and psoriasis, rosacea, and eczema worse. Nail-biting and hair loss are also worse at times of emotional upset, and stress can also cause stress rashes, trigger flare-ups of acne and feve...
  • Guide to Treating and Preventing Maskne

    Things that are currently unclear: our skin and how much longer we have to wear face masks for. Some of us who haven't struggled with acne in years have recently experienced sudden eruptions caused by wearing a cloth or paper mask. Our medical esthetician Kennedy has been fighting maskne and has ...

The Renew Blog

Your most-pressing skincare questions answered by dermatologist Dr. Stratte + her team.