‘Dr. Pimple Popper’, featuring celebrity dermatologist, Dr. Sandra Lee, is a reality tv series that features some of the most outrageous skin disorders. The series has become a staple on TLC because of its extremely gross but weirdly satisfactory premise. We meet patients complaining of insufferable, ugly eruptions on their bodies. But nothing is impossible when Dr. Lee is there and she manages to let everyone go with a happy face. Now, for all those addicts of gross, oozy pimple-bursting adventures, here is some good news. The show is all set to drop its fifth season this month. And here is everything you need to know about ‘Dr. Pimple Popper’ season 5 episode 1.
Dr. Pimple Popper Season 5 Episode 1 Release Date: When Will It Premiere?
‘Dr. Pimple Popper’ Season 5 Episode 1 is slated to premiere on Tuesday, December 28, 2020, on TLC at 9 p.m. ET. New episodes should drop weekly at the above time and day. If there are any changes in the schedule, our preview sessions will keep you updated.
Where to Watch Dr. Pimple Popper Season 5 Episode 1 Online?
You can watch the latest episode of ‘Dr. Pimple Popper’ season 5 if you have a cable connection, by tuning in to TLC at the above time slot. You can also watch the released episodes online by logging into TLC’s official website. Cable-free live-streaming options include getting a subscription to Fubo TV, Directv, and Sling TV. You can also catch up on the last-aired episodes on Hulu or purchase them on Amazon Prime Video.
Dr. Pimple Popper Season 5 Episode 1 Spoilers
Season 5 of ‘Dr. Pimple Popper’ features some of the most challenging cases faced by Dr. Sandra Lee to date. Some of these cases had been introduced in her remotely filmed show, ‘Dr. Pimple Popper: Before The Pop’, which features telemedicine appointments during the pandemic. And in season 5, we see Dr. Lee back in action — while donning her splash mask and empathetic bedside manner — and adhering to social-distancing norms. The expert rolls up her sleeves and tackles the cases shown in ‘Before the Pop’, as well as, additional incidents of severe skin conditions.
Season 5 features some of the most extreme cases, including an eight-year-old girl, who happens to be the youngest patient on the series to date. She is diagnosed with a severe case of psoriasis. We also meet a man with massive keloids on the back of his head and scalp. There is a case of nevus sebaceous that covers a woman’s face in almost all of its entirety. The premiere features three patients, each of them suffering from serious skin disorders. Check out this official synopsis from TLC to get a better understanding of what lies in store in episode 1: “With pandemic safety protocols in place, Dr. Lee reopens her office. Monica has a large birthmark growing on the side of her face. Jackie has a melon-sized lump on the back of her shoulder. Reginald has large, rare growths on the back of his head.”