219: Dupixent Red Face + Neck Rash Associated With Fungal Overgrowth


Did you know that about 10% of people using Dupixent develop awful face and neck dermatitis? This issue (more officially called Dupilumab Facial Redness (DFR)) wasn’t flagged during the randomized…

218: TCM Diet To Support Skin Rashes w/ Dr. Olivia Hsu Friedman, DACM


I often talk about how nutrition and digestion can play a role in our skin health. And there are many different dietary theories out there that have been used over the decades (and even centuries)…

207: When Your Skin Rashes Are A Wake Up Call… w/ Hanna Sillitoe


My guest today is Hanna Sillitoe, an author and skin healing expert based in Derbyshire, England. Having personally suffered for twenty years with eczema and psoriasis, Hanna now works with people to…

204: Licorice + Topical Steroid Exposure — Should You Be Concerned? (PART 2) w/ Dr. Carrie Jones


Today I'm continuing my conversation with Dr. Carrie Jones about licorice root, and whether it is a steroid. We also dive into environmental exposures, adaptogens, glandular support, and more! Dr.…

203: Licorice + Topical Steroid Exposure – Should You Be Concerned? (PART 1) w/ Dr. Carrie Jones


There has been a lot of controversy recently about licorice root and using it in people who have had excessive exposure to steroids. It's my hope that my guest today will clear up some…

200: Getting Emotional + Mental Support For TSW w/ Jing Rui Yeo


Topical Steroid Withdrawal can make you feel hopeless, because it can be so difficult to control. Plus symptoms that you experience can be incredibly debilitating. I've personally worked with a…

195: Is There Hope For Thin Skin From Topical Steroid Cream Use? w/ Dr. Hadar Lev-Tov


Did you know that topical steroids can cause thinning of the skin, especially if they are used incorrectly on areas that are already thin to begin with? My guest today, Hadar Lev-Tov, MD, MAS, is an…

191: Personal Journey with No Moisture Therapy + Topical Steroid Withdrawal w/ Hahn Byol Chang


For many people who have been struggling with eczema for years, using topical steroids on a regular basis has become a part of life. What you may not know is that trying to stop steroids after years…

180: How Hormones Impact Your Immune System + Skin Health w/ Heather Zwickey, PhD


Did you know that your hormones and immune system have a complex relationship? This relationship can impact how often we get sick, why women are more prone to autoimmune conditions than men, why more…

174: When Topical Steroid Withdrawal Gets Complicated


The topic of topical steroids is a tricky one… very controversial these days for some who’ve discovered that their body has become addicted. As you know, I’ve covered Topical Steroid Withdrawal (TSW)…