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Curing Confusion

Curing Confusion

By Beauty Unknowns
We're here to give you practical skincare advice you can implement now, straight from experts and rooted in science. Check out these expert-guided skincare routines and why they are the real deal on our website:
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Dr. Nina Hansra: Stress Acne, Mindfulness, & What You Eat Matters
Dr. Nina Hansra has been practicing dermatology for over ten years and has completed her medical training at the University of California, San Francisco, and Stanford University. In this episode, we dive into her belief that the skin is a reflection of one's internal health. Internal health includes emotional, spiritual, mental, and nutritional health, among many things. Listen for tips on how to become more self-aware about the cause of your acne flare-ups, and the importance of managing stress and a well-balanced diet to obtain healthy skin.
September 14, 2020
Q&A with Beauty Unknowns Founder
For this week's episode, we are changing things up a bit. Your hosts, Yoela (Beauty Unknowns Founder) and Marissa (Beauty Unknowns Head of Marketing & Partnerships) sit down for an authentic and open Q&A session about our company and how we are disrupting the skincare industry.  As we are also consumers in this industry, we discuss what we've learned throughout this process, products we swear by, and why our content can uniquely serve you and cure your skincare confusion. 
August 17, 2020
Dr. Kaveri Karhade: TikTok, Overhyped Brands, and Natural Alternatives
Dr. Kaveri Karhade is a board-certified dermatologist at Berman Skin Institute in San Francisco, California. In this episode, she discusses pregnancy skincare, why you shouldn’t pick at your face and tips to prevent doing so, how to find a skincare routine at a reasonable price point, and why she’s acquired over 20K TikTok followers! Learn more about her at, and find her routine at 
August 3, 2020
Denisse Serrano: Lip Fillers, Lasers, and Keeping it Simple
Denisse Serrano is a board-certified physician assistant at JUVA Skin and Laser Center in New York City. She loves staying on the cutting edge of all skincare technologies, so in this episode, we are discussing the ‘next big things’ in the industry, as well as her personal skincare routine.
July 13, 2020
Dr. Rachel Maiman: ‘Maskne’, Hormonal Acne, and When to See a Dermatologist
In this episode, Dr. Maiman discusses how to combat “Maskne”, what hormonal acne is / how to know if you have it,  a simple three-step routine that yields results, and why seeing a dermatologist should be your first step. Dr. Maiman has contagious and authentic energy and she knows what it’s like to really struggle with your skin. From discovering her love of biology in high school AP Bio, to Georgetown University, she is the newest member of the renowned Marmur Medical Dermatology practice in New York City. Learn more at, and on Instagram @beautyunknowns and @derm_dr_maiman. 
June 29, 2020
Dr. Erin E. Hartnett: Choosing the Right Products For You
Dr. Erin E. Hartnett joins us in a discussion about complete health and its importance to skincare. She says, “the glow comes from within.” Hear about what products in your skincare routine that you SHOULD be investing in, and what criteria you need to consider when buying new products. You’ll also hear Erin’s inspiring career story and the beauty that can come from times of uncertainty and pivoting your career.
June 15, 2020
Emily Montague: Why You Should Start Preventative Skincare Now
Emily Montague is an actress, model, and producer turned skincare guru. She is an esthetician at the Shani Darden studio in Beverly Hills, and she’s here to share her daily skincare routine, what to look for in an esthetician, tips on microcurrent and preventative skincare, and why SPF should be your best friend.
June 1, 2020
Welcome to Curing Confusion
If you’re interested in building a long-term, scientific-based skincare routine, you’re in the right place. We’re a female-run startup that is focused on delivering factual skincare advice straight from the industry’s emerging experts. You’ll hear inspiring career stories, along with expert skincare routines and information on products/ingredients that will lead to real, healthyl results.
June 1, 2020