The correlation between how we feel about our appearance and our confidence level is well documented. The fact that 80% of us feel dissatisfied with the reflection facing us in the mirror is simply unacceptable.

I have seen first-hand the difference that intelligent skincare and great skin can make in a person’s life, and I know that over-the-counter medicines can create visible change—and even transform skin. That’s why, in this month that celebrates our independence as a country, I am encouraging you to take a note from our forefathers and liberate yourself from your “skinsecurities”, declare your Skindependence and become your own dermatologist of sorts.

The Kentucky Derby is just as much about glamorous hat styles as it is about horse racing. And when it comes to this southern fashion tradition, bigger is better. Tune in to the latest webisode of Skinpact News, “Derby Day Fashions,” to learn from Dr. Katie Rodan and Dr. Kathy Fields why all hats are not created equal, and how channeling your inner “southern belle” is the best bet when it comes to sun protection…