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Types of Hyperpigmentation – Skincare Masterclass

Skincare Masterclass by Dr.TWL®Spotlight on Pigmentation: Is There An Ideal Skincare Routine? Introduction to Skincare Masterclass Series by Dr.TWL®Welcome! I’m Dr Teo Wan Lin, board-certified dermatologist, host of beauty podcast Dermatologist Talks: Science of Beauty and creator of the Skincare Masterclass Series by Dr.TWL. In this lecture series produced in partnership with Dr.TWL Pharmacy, I’ll […]

Causes of Dry Skin: The Role of Aquaporins

Dry skin is a common complaint and is usually accompanied by symptoms of flaking, itching and cracking skin. It can be a symptom of eczema or other factors such as changes in temperatures or humidity, as well as using soaps with harsh chemicals. In this article, we explore one of the causes of dry skin: […]


Best Skincare for Redness and Sensitive Skin

Some common features of rosacea include redness and flushing on facial skin. Most of the cosmeceuticals designed for rosacea contain botanical active ingredients with antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties intended to reduce redness. In this article, we will explain why the best skincare for redness and sensitive skin should contain botanical active ingredients to manage rosacea, […]

Is My Skin Purging? Ask a Dermatologist

Do you find that you are getting breakouts after starting on topical or oral treatment that is supposed to treat your acne? Skin purging occurs when a product or process speeds up the skin cell turnover rate, leading to a flare-up. As the rate of skin cell turnover increases, the skin starts to shed dead […]