Ep 271 – Dr. Muneeb Shah aka @DermDoctor On Starter Skincare Routines For Aging Skin, The New Accutane-Alternative For Acne and Should You Mix Your Rx Retinol With Drugstore Moisturizer??

March 29, 2023

A photo of Carlene Higgins, Dr. Shah aka "Derm Doctor", and Jill Dunn

Dr. Muneeb Shah aka Tikok’s @DermDoctor is a board-certified dermatologist with nearly 18 million followers on TikTok. Also known as Doctorly on YouTube, Dr. Shah has built a megawatt reputation serving up skincare education, low-cost product solutions and debunking common myths that could be harming your skin. We caught up with Dr. Shah at a CeraVe event to find out how we should be changing up our skincare routines for Spring, how-to level-up for aging skin, along with his reaction to the latest “sober skin” trend – great or gimmick?

Pssst! Check us out on Tiktok where we play a fun round of “Smash or Pass” – skincare edition – with Dr. Shah. 

What you’ll learned in this episode:

  • Why three or four products should be the maximum in your routine
  • How young is too young to start using retinol (you might be surprised by the answer!)
  • Should you really squeeze your prescription retinol into a tub of CeraVe?
  • The #1 mistake people are making with SPF
  • What Dr. Shah personally stocks up on at the drugstore
  • The in-office laser that Dr. Shah is calling an alternative to Accutane for acne – and what other benefits could be on the horizon for this fast-growing innovation
  • What Dr. Shah has to say about the $3000 celeb-loved Lyma Laser 

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