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Do Not Try These Gadgets At Home Warns Dermatopathologist

Life hacks, DIY tricks, and at home devices that are meant to “mimic the effects of in-office skin care treatments are all the rage right now. They are posted on Instagram, YouTube, and all over the Internet. While some are very constructive and budget-friendly, others are ineffective or downright dangerous. We asked Dr. Gretchen Frieling, a Boston area medical doctor with over 10 years of experience in Dermatology and Pathology fields., to highlight several highly publicized methods that should bear the warning, “don’t try this at home.”

Tighten & Firm Skin With These Collagen-Rich Food

Your skin is the largest organ of your body and can be the first place to show signs of aging. Meanwhile, collagen is a primary protein in the skin. When it comes to maintaining youthfulness and firmness and preventing premature aging, prioritize collagen maintenance, repair, and production. 

Here’s the list of food to increase collagen production and defy aging.

Tips to Avoid the Flu! Confessions of a Germaphobe

With a record-breaking flu outbreak, the emergency rooms across the nation are packed with sick help seekers with wait times exceeding eight and even 10 hours. If that's not enough of a reason to motivate you to be extra careful, what about reported medicine shortages and an alarming number of flu deaths?

You've heard of the usual__eat healthy, sleep well, and drink plenty. I'm not here to talk about that generic stuff you've heard a million times.