Is ‘slugging’ safe? Houston dermatologist weighs in on TikTok’s skincare trend
HOUSTON – The latest trend on TikTok is slugging, a beauty hack that promises to give you hydrated, dewy skin by applying Vaseline at night before bed. Dr. Sherry Ingraham, dermatologist at Advance Dermatology, breaks down the dos and don’ts of slugging. Top view of young women use Vaseline (iStock)“Dermatologists love Vaseline. “It forms a seal over the skin, preventing water loss and keeps moisture in your skin. If your skin is super dry, apply a light moisturizer like plain Cerave lotion before slugging,” said Ingraham.
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“Does IDPH have the ability to look at every place that vaccines are administered to make sure that no one was inappropriately given a vaccine? No, but we are collecting as much data as we can and we are asking that people certify which group they actually belong to,” she said.chicagotribune.com