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How to Clear Back Acne – Treatment and Causes

Ep 35: Breakouts on Your Body? Back Acne Treatment & Prevention Hi guys, welcome to my podcast Dermatologist Talks Science of Beauty. I’m Dr. Teo Wan Lin of TWL Specialist Skin & Laser Centre. In this week’s dermatology flash briefing, we’re going to talk about bacne. Bacne is actually the colloquial term for back acne,…

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Anti-Acne Diet: How To Get Rid of Acne

Ep 33: Anti-Acne Diet – Best and Worst Foods for Acne Hi guys, welcome to my podcast Dermatologist Talks: Science of Beauty. I’m Dr. Teo Wan Lin of TWL Specialist Skin and Laser Centre . In this week’s Dermatology Flash Briefing, we’re going in depth into our diet interactions with the pathways of acne formation. For example,…

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Natural Acne Treatment That Actually Works

Ep 31: Functional Dermatology – Natural Acne Treatment That Works Hi guys, welcome to Dermatologist Talks: Science of Beauty. Today we’re going to be talking with Dr. Teo Wan Lin, accredited dermatologist practising at TWL Specialist Skin and Laser Centre on the concept of functional dermatology, and how it’s relevant in treating different skin types…

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Dermatologist Talks – 3 Tips for Acne Scar Treatment and Prevention

This Conscious Beauty blog series is part of my podcast launch – Dermatologist Talks: Science of Beauty. Are you searching for acne scar advice? This article focuses on the most effective methods to treat and prevent acne scars. Acne scar treatment tips from a dermatologist Acne scarring can make one feel self conscious. The good…

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What Are The Effects of Birth Control as Hormonal Acne Treatment?

Ep22: Hormonal Acne – Causes and Treatments Dermatology Weekly Flash Briefing – What causes hormonal acne? Hormonal acne is often treated with birth control, which is effective but has certain effects with long term use. In this flash briefing, Dr. Teo Wan Lin shares why you get hormonal acne, how oral contraceptives work as hormonal…

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Dermatologist Explains Why Your Diet Matters For Your Skin

Ep 18: Dairy and Acne- How Does Diet Affect The Skin? Dr. TWL: Hi everyone and welcome to another episode of Dermatologist Talks: Science of Beauty. I’m Dr Teo Wan Lin and today we’re going to kickstart a series under Science and Sustainability, touching on the relationship between dairy and acne. This topic is particularly…

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What is Cystic Acne and How to Treat it

Dermatology Weekly Flash Briefing – How does cystic acne differ from comedonal acne? We often treat cystic acne with the oral medication isotretinoin (also known by its trade names Oratane, Accutane, Nimegen) which is effective but has certain side effects as well. In this flash briefing, Dr. Teo Wan Lin shares on the causes of…

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Acne Face Wash for Singapore Climate

Dermatology Weekly Flash Briefing – Do you know why dermatologists recommend anti-bacterial face wash for acne to acne-prone individuals? Are you confused as to why some individuals who do not seem to care about washing their face, yet never get acne?  In this flash briefing, Dr. Teo Wan Lin shares on the importance of skin…

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Acne Positivity- Relevance to Dermatology

Episode 8: Dermatologist’s Take on Acne Positivity Dermatology Weekly Flash Briefing – The acne positivity skincare movement has taken social media by storm, but should we be glorifying a medical skin condition? Here’s what accredited dermatologist, Dr. Teo Wan Lin has to say about #acnepositivity. Chelsea: Hi everyone! In this episode of Dermatologist Talks: Science…

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Copper Nanoparticles in Dermatology

Episode 7: The Science of Metallic Nanoparticles in Textile Cosmeceuticals Biofunctional textiles have been used to treat eczema with its bactericidal effects. Incorporation of metallic nanoparticles in textiles, such as a copper mask can treat the skin microbiome in various dermatological conditions. Zinc nanoparticles are anti-inflammatory, regulate sebum and have bactericidal properties. Textile cosmeceuticals are…