Dermatology Online Journal
The rise in subscription skin care services
- Author(s): Visconti, Michael J
- Haidari, Wasim
- Feldman, Steven R
- Taylor, Sarah L
- et al.
Subscription skin care services are a rising niche of direct-to-consumer telehealth models. The explosion of such services may be a reflection of the increasing demand by patients to have accessible, affordable dermatological care. These models come with both benefits and risks to patients. A thorough understanding of how subscription skin care services work may benefit dermatologists in addressing patients' questions regarding alternative care options.