“Before blowing your next paycheck at the dermatologist’s office or on pricey skin care products, take a closer look at the place you call home. We looked at pollution levels, sunshine and humidity averages, skin cancer, smoking rates, and even tanning salons per capita to determine which U.S. locales could be disastrous for your skin. Did your city make the list?” quoting the TODAY Show on NBC.
“Not a fan of stress breakouts? (Stress raises your level of cortisol, which can affect oil glands and acne.) You may want to avoid Tacoma like the plague, because — along with 21 tanning salons and a high incidence of skin cancer according to the Center for Disease Control — it is the most stressed-out city in our country,” quoting the TODAY Show on NBC.