A Podcast About Caring for Your Skin

Dermatologists Luke Johnson, MD, and Michelle Tarbox, MD, offer skin health advice, break down common skincare myths, and share their board-certified expertise in each episode of Skincast. Topics cover everything from newborn acne to hair loss — and everything in between!

Tune in below for skin health tips, tricks, and so much more.

Latest Episodes

Ep. 23: What Do You Know About Vitiligo?

May 13, 2022

Vitiligo, an autoimmune skin disease known to many as the "Michael Jackson Disease", affects about 1% of the population and chances are you know someone who has it! In Episode 23, Skincast hosts Luke Johnson, MD and Michelle Tarbox, MD discuss the possible causes of the skin condition as ...

Ep. 22: Making the Most of Your Virtual Visit

Apr 29, 2022

Virtual healthcare visits have become much more common over the past two years, and in this episode of Skincast Dr. Johnson and Dr. Tarbox share their advice for making the most of them! Whether you're on a video call to discuss your acne or taking a photo of a suspicious mole, tune in for ...

Ep. 21: Easy At-Home Care for Hives

Apr 15, 2022

Hives, welts, urticaria... whatever you call them they are a common (albeit uncomfortable) skin condition with a number of causes, but the good news is that they're easy to treat! Whether they're the result of your child's cold or your blood pressure medication, Dr. Johnson and Dr. Tarbox offer...

Ep. 20: Treating Itchy Skin

Apr 1, 2022

In Episode 19, Skincast hosts Luke Johnson, MD and Michelle Tarbox, MD broke down some of the sources of itch and today they share their expert advice on treating it! From simple petroleum jelly to topical steroids to mindfulness practices, there are a number of solutions for your discomfort....

Ep. 19: Understanding Itch

Mar 18, 2022

From bug bites to dry skin to poison ivy, there are a thousand reasons you might be itchy. In fact, just reading this sentence might be making you itchy right now! In this episode, Dr. Johnson and Dr. Tarbox discuss the various sources that make you scratch. Tune in next time to hear about treatment...

Ep. 18: Caring For Your Scars

Mar 4, 2022

We all have our scars, whether they're from a surgery, inflamed acne, or, in Dr. Johnson's case, a classic run-in with a chainlink fence as a teenager. By now you've no doubt heard the myths (to let a wound 'air out'), the misunderstandings (that every wound needs Neosporin), and the unsubstantiated...

Ep. 17: Improving the Skin's Appearance With Expert Cosmetic Procedures

Feb 18, 2022

In part III of Skincast's series on cosmetic dermatology, our hosts discuss a variety of cutting-edge procedures offered by board-certified dermatologists to address everything from wrinkles and hyperpigmentation to cellulite and spider veins. ...