The Skin Barrier: Everything You Need to Know, According to Dermatologists
Dermatologist Dr. Sheila Farhang was recently featured in Good Housekeeping’s article titled, ‘The Skin Barrier: Everything You Need to Know, According to Dermatologists’. Here is an excerpt, ‘When it comes to your complexion, there’s so much more than meets the eye. Case in point: the skin’s top layer, also known as the “skin barrier,” a term that’s been trending on social media, among experts and in skincare product marketing. It turns out that no matter what your skin type, keeping the barrier balanced is crucial for a complexion that’s healthy, calm, clear and hydrated at any age. Here, Good Housekeeping Institute Beauty Lab scientists and dermatologist experts break down the science and secrets of the barrier, including how to know if it’s damaged or weak and how to fix and repair the symptoms.’.