What Can a Dermatologist Do for Oily Skin?

If your skin is always overly oily, you may use drying astringents, oil-free moisturizers, and oil-pulling masks — but with few results. Many people struggle with overly oily skin for years because they don't realize this is something dermatologists can treat! Here are some treatments your dermatologist may prescribe or recommend to help you manage your skin's oil production. 1. L-Carnitine L-carnitine is an amino acid that your body produces naturally, but that you may not have quite enough of — often for genetic reasons — if your skin is always oily. Read More