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How to Prevent and Treat Maskne (Mask Acne) Breakouts

Maskne or acne mechanica, is a skin condition brought on by prolonged wear of facial masks. Wearing a facial mask for prolonged periods of time can cause clogged pores that become pimples or acne cysts due to heat, friction and occlusion on the skin. Developing dry skin and itching is also common after wearing a … Continued

Will Miller, PA-C, Joins Christie Clinic Department of Dermatology

Christie Clinic welcomes certified physician assistant Will Miller to the Department of Dermatology. Will Miller, PA-C, grew up in Central Illinois and graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelors of Science in Biological Sciences. He earned his Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Miller joins the dermatology team … Continued

Suffering From Dry Hands This Winter?

With the cold winter months, plus all the extra hand washing lately, many patient have been suffering with dry, irritated hands. Luckily there are a few things you can do to help reduce irritation and discomfort. Check out our tips below:  Use gentle soap: Use a fragrance-free/dye-free gentle skin cleanser for hand washing. Much of the antimicrobial … Continued

Your New Year’s Regimen for Beautiful Skin

“If your New Year’s Resolution is beautiful skin, here is my basic skin care regimen to get you started on the right path!  A simple moisturizing and antiaging regimen will enhance your skin’s natural beauty. AM Wash with a gentle cleanser, like Elta MD foaming face wash. Follow this with vitamins C and E. I … Continued