Growing Demand for Eco-Friendly Products

As a result of increased environmental awareness and growing eco-anxiety concerns, a new demographic of young consumers is emerging, demanding greater transparency about the products they purchase – including skin care and dermatologic products. More frequently, consumers are “choosing to pay a premium for products that are natural or that they ‘perceive to be natural’,” …

Updated COVID-19 Recommendations for Patients with Psoriatic Disease

With the novel coronavirus outbreak continuing to evolve as a public health concern, the need for tailored medical guidance and updated clinical recommendations is emerging across specialties. General guidelines issued by the CDC and WHO, such as social distancing and self-isolation when possible, apply to all individuals. However, the coronavirus may have challenging implications on the …

New Telemedicine Prescription Program for Dermatology Patients

In a time of necessary social distancing among the global population, the growing practice of telemedicine has become a valuable solution to providing virtual care, increasing accessibility, and vastly improving the patient-provider experience. By reducing the amount of in-person office visits and increasing provider reach, telemedicine has allowed for the streamlining of patient care at a …

The Psychosocial Burden of Atopic Eczema: Prevalence of Mental Illness in AE Patients

Atopic dermatitis (AD), or eczema, is a cause of suffering for many U.S. adults, impacting not only their skin health but also productivity levels, mental health, and quality of life. Current data reveals the high prevalence and disease burden of atopic eczema, with an estimate of 16.5 million adult cases and 6.6 million of those …