This Is What Happened When I Tried to Treat Cystic Acne With Skincare Products – VICE

During the past few years, the skincare industry has seen a massive boom. It’s become nearly impossible to go online without encountering a sponsored post or an ad for the newest skincare innovation, and beauty companies are constantly launching new campaigns to keep up with skincare trends. Whether it’s in the form of jade rollers… Read More »

What you need to know about hospitals nationwide promoting free hernia screenings

The ad pictured above was for a Chicago-area hospital.  But such marketing is popping up all over the U.S.  It’s happening not just in paid-for ads and marketing, but also in supposedly independently vetted journalism. Here are just a few of many examples you can find online. In Amarillo, Texas, a TV news anchor presented… Read More »