By: Joe Graedon May 12, 2008 7 Comments
    Dermatologist Disputes Acne Remedy

    Q. As a dermatologist, I am dismayed by your article suggesting that milk of magnesia could treat cystic nodular acne. This is not a recommended treatment, and the false belief that it might be helpfu…

    By: Joe Graedon April 14, 2008 63 Comments
    Milk of Magnesia as Home Remedy for Acne

    It is amazing how many uses there seem to be for milk of magnesia. This old-fashioned remedy dates back to 1873 when pharmacist Charles Henry Phillips concocted a milky white liquid of hydrate of magn…