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How To Maintain Your Summer Glow This Fall

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This article was written by Alex Hendrickson of StyleBlueprint Nashville. In this feature, Dr. Jennifer Lee shares her recommendation for keeping skin moisturized into the fall and winter seasons. To read the full article, click here. Although we wished it would never come, the last day of summer is upon us. We can no longer spend […]

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Artificial Intelligence Better Than a Dermatologist

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Contributed by Dr. Jennifer Lee, Board-certified Dermatologist A new report from Annals of Oncology shows that Artificial Intelligence (AI) may be better at diagnosing Melanomas than human Dermatologists. Deep learning convolutional neural network (CNN) is a form of AI that can be trained to differentiate between benign and malignant skin lesions. In this study out of […]

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Is sunscreen killing off Coral Reef?

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Contributed by Dr. Jennifer Lee, Board-certified Dermatologist Hawaii just passed a state law banning the sale of sunscreens containing the ingredients Oxybenzone and Octinoxate, making the state the first in the world to pass such a bill. The law goes into effect January 1, 2021 and is an effort to combat harmful effects from these ingredients […]

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New treatment approved for excessive Underarm Sweating

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Contributed by Dr. Jennifer Lee, Board-certified Dermatologist Hot off the presses! The FDA has approved a new topical treatment (to be called Qbrexza) for underarm sweating (Axillary Hyperhidrosis) for anyone over 9 years old. The active ingredient in this new treatment is Glycopyrronium tosylate, which acts to block sweat production. Glycopyrronium inhibits the chemical signaling which […]

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Nutrient dense foods provide natural moisture to glowing skin

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Warmer weather has finally made it’s debut but that doesn’t mean your skin no longer needs similar care to that of winter season! Hydrating with water and “nutrient dense foods” is a must when it comes to maintaining that natural skin glow and daily stamina all year round. In an article on Eat This, Not That!, our Dr. Jennifer Lee […]

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REN Dermatology’s Dr. Jennifer Lee talks skincare regimen tips on Dr. Oz

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We’re excited to share that REN Dermatology was featured on the Dr. Oz show and The Oz Blog! Yesterday, Dr. Jennifer Lee discussed skin care, optimal ingredients to look for, and how to get healthy radiant skin on the Dr. Oz Show! Click here to see the full segment in addition to the “Digital Exclusive:Why You Should Take […]

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Insider Tips for Oily and Acne Skin

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Our Nurse Practitioner Meleah Johnston shares some of her tips for combating oily skin and acne.   I’ve dealt with oily skin and acne breakouts my entire life. Often, when I tell people my main skin concern is controlling oiliness, a common reply is “Oh, well at least you don’t have to worry about wrinkles”. […]

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7 facts you may not know about Basal Cell Carcinoma

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Bethenny Frankel, the reality television star of Real Housewives of NYC and the creator of the SkinnyGirl cocktail/spirits brand, recently shared her diagnosis of Basal Cell Carcinoma skin cancer. She was asked by a follower on Instagram why she had a bandage on her face, and she explained that she had recently had a biopsy […]

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