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Holly Singletary

Holly Singletary, M.D.

Medical Reviewer

Dr. Holly Singletary, MD, FAAD is a board-certified dermatologist who earned an undergraduate degree in biomedical science at Texas A&M, graduating Cum Laude, and went on to earn her MD from UT Health Science Center at Houston. Her dermatology residency was at Duke University where she served her final year as chief resident. Dr. Singletary has authored and published several peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters and has presented at multiple dermatology conferences including the American Academy of Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery Forum.

In her spare time, she loves spending time with her husband and three adorable daughters, volunteering in the community, traveling and listening to live music.

Latest by Holly Singletary, M.D.

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Treatment

Let's Talk About Eczema Treatment

There may not be a cure (yet), but there are many effective ways to manage symptoms—so that you can get right back to doing regularly scheduled life.

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5 Important Facts About Psoriasis Doctors Don't Always Cover

And not because they don't want to! Treating and preventing psoriasis flares likely takes up most of your appointment, right? Here are the things derms wish they had more time to discuss.

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Let's Talk About Your Top Psoriasis Questions

What's a plaque? Is psoriasis contagious? And why is the "p" silent? So many Qs! Here, all the As.

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Alternative Treatment

Simple Home Remedies to Soothe HS

While you're waiting for your prescription meds to kick in, these strategies may help ease the pain and discomfort that comes with hidradenitis suppurativa.

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Dating

Psoriasis, Intimacy, and Finding Love

You can find love with psoriasis flares – two people interviewed with the disease agree " that finding love with psoriasis may take time, but eventually it can be found."

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Managing Flares

More Than Just an Itch: How Skin Conditions Impact Your Mental Health

Chronic itch is more than skin deep, research says it can set your mental health back, too (not cool!). Here are some techniques to calm your skin and your mind.

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Let's Talk About Eczema

We've got the doctor-approved scoop on causes, symptoms, treatments, and a jillion other facts and tips that can make life with eczema easier.

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Living With

World Psoriasis Day: 10 Ways to Become a Psoriasis Advocate

Become a psoriasis advocate on World Psoriasis Day and share your experience and knowledge with others. Patient expert Julie Cerrone Croner offers ten creative suggestions.

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Treatment

Psoriasis: How Long Will It Take to Feel Better?

From ultraviolet therapy to creams, Tracy Davenport offers guidelines on how long it will take to feel better from psoriasis.

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Risk Factors

Eczema Up Close: Myths and Uncommon Complications

Rachel Zohn highlights some of the unexpected but often serious complications that are connected to the condition and some pervasive myths.