Skin care TikTok is having a moment. From influencers sharing their regimens to DIY hacks to expert breakdowns, there’s something for everyone.
But dermatologists ― medical professionals who’ve dedicated their careers to treating skin ― aren’t on board with all of it.
“It’s kind of a gift and a curse,” Dr. Rayna Dyck, a dermatologist based in Alabama, told HuffPost. “The gift is there’s a lot of information readily available, and it makes it easy for people to digest things with everyday language.”
She noted that TikTok is also helpful for users who find communities of people struggling with