Skin Care

July 26, 2021
​During hot summer months, sunburns, skin damage, and possible skin cancers can be painful and the effects long-lasting. Here, Pooja Sodha, MD, a board-certified dermatologist and director of the Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology at the George Washington University Medical Faculty…
July 23, 2021
As summer heat hits its peak, more people are headed out to the beach or the pool to bask in the sun. Adam Friedman, MD, professor and chair of dermatology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, verifies with WUSA9 whether or not going above an SPF 30 is really…
July 22, 2021
Moisturizers won't be a cure-all for severe cases of psoriasis, the chronic, inflammatory skin condition.
June 29, 2021
If you take a peek online, you'll find lots of people sharing tips about just how often to reapply sunscreen. Many claim that you should reapply every two hours when you're out in the sun.
June 3, 2021
Adam Friedman, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Dermatology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, discusses the importance of sunscreen protection and more.
June 3, 2021
Did you know that a third of Americans don't know how to correctly apply sunscreen? Adam Friedman, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Dermatology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, breaks down the most effective way of applying sunscreen.
June 3, 2021
Adam Friedman, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Dermatology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, discusses the importance of applying sunscreen with The Weather Channel.
June 3, 2021
Warmer temperatures are now bringing crowds to the beach. Adam Friedman, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Dermatology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, reminds us of the importance of applying sunscreen.
June 3, 2021
As vaccinated Americans start to take off their face coverings in public, some are turning to a different type of mask at home in the hopes of achieving better-looking skin.
June 2, 2021
Adam Friedman, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Dermatology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, discusses with Fox 5 DC what ingredients individuals should look out for when purchasing sunscreen products, what the best sunscreens are to purchase,…