Tag Archives: face

Wearing a mask can irritate your face or make it break out. Here’s what to do about ‘maskne.’ – The Washington Post

Wearing a mask helps keep you and others healthy when it comes to covid-19. But it can have a harmful effect on your face, leading to skin irritations or acne. In fact, breakouts caused by masks have become so prominent that the word “maskne” has even been added to the Urban Dictionary. “Virtually all skin… Read More »

Can You Clean Your Face with Alcohol?

Learn how to help maintain clear skin! Your face is the way you communicate with the world; on it you display emotions, intentions, and identity. This is one of the reasons why dealing with acne can be frustrating, discouraging, and depressing. If you are in the midst of a breakout, you’re probably willing to try… Read More »

Severely injured patient becomes first African American to receive full face transplant

A 68-year-old man from Los Angeles has made medical history by becoming the first African American to receive a full face transplant. In July, Robert Chelsea also became the oldest patient to undergo the surgery, which was performed at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, NBC News reports. “May God bless the donor and his… Read More »