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Dermatologist Advice, Dr. Dennis Gross -

The issue: Dry, Flakey Skin The five-minute-a-day fix: After using a gentle cleanser to wash the face, moisturize like the dickens with a double-duty serum that hydrates and calms irritation. “Adding hyaluronic acid will hydrate the skin, while niacinamide, a natural anti-inflammatory, can help calm irritation without having to use a steroid,” Palm says. Try: Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Ferulic + Retinol Wrinkle Recovery Overnight Serum ($88)

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Acne, Dermalogica, Dermatologist Advice -

The issue: Acne The 5-minute-a-day fix: Let’s presuming you’re already cleansing with a salicylic acid-spiked formula, which helps balance excess oil. To further takedown blemishes Dr. Melanie Palm, a dermatologist and assistant clinical professor at the University of California, San Diego, suggests adding a sulfur mask into the fold. “It will sooth skin and help with excess oil production,” she says. Try using the mask as a spot treatment to avoid over drying skin. Try: Dermalogica Charcoal Rescue Mask ($46) See other acne treatments on ChosenMeds.com

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