Are collagen ingestibles a scam? Or the secret to your best skin? An internal medicine MD (and beloved skinfluencer) tells all
Frozen cucumbers and driving gloves? 7 ‘Korean mom skincare tips’ from skinfluencer star Dr. Zion Ko Lamm
Pregnant? Board-certified physician and skinfluencer Dr. Zion Ko Lamm says you need to rethink your skincare routine
The complete retinol review, part 2: A basic manual for putting together your ideal restorative skincare routine
Pregnant? You need to rethink your skincare, says this A-list fertility doc (plus, the dangerous things you can do to your skin while pregnant)
We’ve heard of foods to avoid eating while pregnant, but are there skincare ingredients or treatments that are dangerous during pregnancy? We asked board certified OB-GYN and fertility expert Dr. Aimee Eyvazzadeh (a.k.a. @eggwhisperer) about what to keep in mind—and what to keep out of your face and body—when you’re pregnant or trying to conceive. […]
Why is ‘dirty wellness’ a hot topic? Exploring this travel trend for embracing the simple life and getting your hands dirty—literally
If you live in a city, spend a lot of time indoors or are a devoted hand sanitizer user, chances are you’re not getting your hands too dirty very often. But what if getting your hands literally in dirt is good for you? Enter the “dirty wellness” trend, which is focused on experiences that cultivate […]
Sunscreen surprise: Is your SPF to blame for your dry skin? Here’s how to know (and what to do about it)
If sunscreen leaves your skin feeling like an arid desert, it’s understandable why you might skip the SPF during your skincare routine. But giving up on sunscreen completely isn’t an option these days. In fact, leaving SPF out of your skincare rotation can weaken your skin barrier, which can then deplete the natural oils in […]
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Dr. Aimee Eyvazzadeh
Dr. Aimee Eyvazzadeh is a fertility specialist residing in the San Francisco Bay Area. Practicing for over 15 years, she has a specialization in egg freezing and IVF and has vast experience in helping people over 35 realize their dreams of growing their family. Her focus is on finding the sweet spot of where science and patient care meet, and empowering people to better understand their fertility. She is also the host of the popular podcast, The Egg Whisperer Show.
October is Global Diversity Awareness Month, which is why we chose entrepreneur, author and body acceptance advocate Katie Sturino as guest editor. Using her fun, unapologetic voice and style on social media to raise awareness for size inclusivity and to empower women of all sizes, Katie’s viral content has attracted global attention with her work appearing in Elle, W, Marie Claire and more. As a first-time author (she recently released Body Talk,) Katie is all about getting people to feel more comfortable and confident in their own skin.
Dr. Zion Ko Lamm
Zion Ko Lamm, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine specialist and social media skinfluencer, who has been featured in Vogue, Allure and Shape. She entered social as an outlet to the stressors and uncertainties of working in outpatient COVID clinics. Dr. Ko Lamm started sharing videos on Instagram and TikTok about all things skincare—from debunking trends to honest product reviews. An immigrant from South Korea, she also features frequent cameos of her Korean mom, who is living proof that sunscreen, facial massages and a good skincare routine work.
Why is no one talking about: Fear-marketing and those ‘clean beauty’ apps showing up everywhere? Social media’s top trusted cosmetic chemists spill all
Cosmetic chemists are beauty’s new influencers, and we have two of the best in the game in this next episode of our new podcast series, “Why is no one talking about” (where experts cover unexplored, sometimes taboo hot takes on mind, body, food and skin). Nerd out as beloved chemists Michelle Wong (@labmuffinbeautyscience) and Esther […]
Why is no one talking about: Your skin and how it relates to fertility/pregnancy? Famed physicians ‘Dr. SPF’ and the ‘Egg Whisperer’ dive in
Welcome back to our new series, “Why is no one talking about,” where experts cover unexplored hot takes on wellness and skin. In this second episode, DermTok star Dr. Sugai (aka Dr. SPF) and preeminent fertility expert Dr. Aimee Eyvazzadeh (aka the Egg Whisperer) explain how your skin could be a window into unexplained fertility issues and why it’s […]
Why is no one talking about: The patriarchy in cyberbullying and skin-shaming? Wellness inclusivity advocate Katie Sturino explores
Welcome to our new series, “Why is no one talking about,” where experts and insiders cover unexplored (sometimes taboo) hot takes on mind, body, food and—of course—skin. For this debut episode in honor of Mental Health Awareness Month (May), body acceptance advocate Katie Sturino explores the repercussions of putting herself out there—only to get “barf […]