From The Doctor's Mouth

  • 4 Simple Steps to Heal Dry Lips

    By Maren Stratte and Elizabeth G Stratte, MD

    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

    By Elizabeth G Stratte, MD and Maren Stratte   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 A...
  • 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

    By Elizabeth G Stratte, MD and Maren Stratte 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 ...
  • Emotions And The Skin: How To Calm Stressed Out Skin

    By Maren Stratte and Elizabeth G Stratte, MD

    Let's handle holiday stress together.

  • Guide to Treating and Preventing Maskne

    By Maren Stratte and Kennedy Johnson LE 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 ...

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