• Skin Care on TikTok: Meet the Derms and Cosmetic Chemists on a Mission to Stop Misinformation

    1 month ago - By Pop Sugar

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    "This soap bar will cure your acne." "Vaseline can melt blackheads." "This breakfast will make your skin glow." If you've spent any time on TikTok, then you've probably come across at least one of these pieces of beauty advice before. Routines, hacks, and tips are flying around the platform at the same speed as viral dance challenges, with no sources or scientific evidence to support them. It's not uncommon to see people with zero science or skin-care credentials giving definitive advice on "good" and "bad" products based on an ingredient list or diagnosing skin conditions. On...
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