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. 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. ...

Ep. 16: Treating Skin Hyperpigmentation At Home

Feb 4, 2022

This week continues the multi-part series describing how cosmetic dermatology services and products improve your skin's health and appearance. In today's episode, Dr. Johnson and Dr. Tarbox share pointers on addressing dark spots and other hyperpigmentation with advice on shopping for ...

Ep. 15: Cosmetic Dermatology Advice From Special Guest Adam J. Tinklepaugh, MD

Jan 21, 2022

While Dr. Tarbox is away, University of Utah dermatologist Adam J. Tinklepaugh, MD joins Skincast as a special guest. We promised listeners a multi-part series covering cosmetic dermatology, so consider this Part 1.5! Dr. Tinklepaugh explains his approach to treating patients as both a cosmetic...

Ep. 14 From the Archives: Acne 101

Jan 7, 2022

While the Skincast crew is working on some brand new episodes for the new year (with new guests!), enjoy this look back at tips from Dr. Johnson and Dr. Tarbox for dealing with acne. They offer up simple techniques and recommend affordable products that can make a big difference in minimizing ...

Ep. 13 From the Archives: COVID-Era Skin Care

Dec 23, 2021

As the Skincast crew takes a few weeks off to enjoy the holidays with our families and friends, we're bringing back one of our favorite episodes from the archives. Hosts Luke Johnson, MD, and Michelle Tarbox, MD, discuss how COVID-19 safety measures can affect our skin's health and what we...