Skin Care

July: Wart Awareness Month

2019-07-16T16:20:47-04:00

WART ARE THOSE?! We are amid the peak season for the spread of non-genital warts (verrucae). In order to raise awareness, the National Verruca Foundation (NVF) has designated July as Wart Awareness Month. Warts are common, benign lesions that appear on the top surface of the skin. Warts can develop anywhere but are most commonly [...]

July: Wart Awareness Month2019-07-16T16:20:47-04:00

I scream, you scream. We all scream for Sunscreen!

2019-06-07T07:31:25-04:00

Summer is finally here!! For many that includes basking in the sun for endless hours. Whether spending time at the beach or enjoying time with family in your backyard, it's important we remember sun safety. Getting too much sun puts us at risk for developing a skin cancer, even a melanoma. Did you know? [...]

I scream, you scream. We all scream for Sunscreen!2019-06-07T07:31:25-04:00

Rosacea Awareness Month!

2019-06-05T15:53:55-04:00

April is Rosacea Awareness Month.  According to the National Rosacea Society, the goal of Rosacea Awareness Month is to spread public education on this disease so that more people who may have rosacea seek medical help before it gets worse, and so those whose lives are affected can find greater public acceptance and understanding.   [...]

Rosacea Awareness Month!2019-06-05T15:53:55-04:00

Dermatology Is More Than Skin Deep

2019-02-07T13:00:31-04:00

What You Need To Know About Your Body's Largest Organ Dermatology, the study of diseases of the skin—the human body’s largest organ--is both misunderstood and underrated. Even some physicians in other specialties think it’s “easy,” or borders on the trivial, but skin diseases are important because they are common, impose a huge economic and psychological [...]

Dermatology Is More Than Skin Deep2019-02-07T13:00:31-04:00

The Dry Skin Remedy

2019-03-29T12:20:55-04:00

The Dry Skin Remedy Weather changes cause dry skin as cold winds and heated indoor air pull moisture out of your skin.   It happens every year. If you wait too long to switch-up your skin care, you start to see dryness and flaking.  If you wait even longer, you’ll see chapping and begin to [...]

The Dry Skin Remedy2019-03-29T12:20:55-04:00

Protecting Your Skin from the Winter Sun

2019-03-29T12:20:31-04:00

Protecting Your Skin from the Winter Sun It is important to protect your skin year-round to lower your risk of getting skin cancer. It's easy to think that Winter is a time to lower your guard when it comes to sunscreen. The temperature plummets and as you bundle up you most likely aren't thinking about [...]

Protecting Your Skin from the Winter Sun2019-03-29T12:20:31-04:00

Eczema Awareness Month

2018-10-19T11:19:11-04:00

October is Eczema Awareness Month! More than 30 million Americans live with eczema. Eczema is NOT contagious. According to The National Eczema Association, eczema is more common in females than males. Nearly half of people with atopic dermatitis report they are “often” or “always” frustrated by their disease. More than half of all eczema sufferers [...]

Eczema Awareness Month2018-10-19T11:19:11-04:00

Deep Painful Pimples

2018-09-26T08:53:59-04:00

Deep, painful pimples often appear out of nowhere. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, almost 50 million Americans suffer with some form of acne. Acne comes in many forms, including blackheads and whiteheads, the most severe type of acne is a pimple that develops deep in the skin, causing a red, swollen and [...]

Deep Painful Pimples2018-09-26T08:53:59-04:00

August is National Psoriasis Month

2018-08-10T12:48:56-04:00

Did you know that August is National Psoriasis Month! Psoriasis can effect different aspects of life, but some may not think that dyeing hair would be problematic. Here are some great tips for dyeing hair when you have psoriasis: 1. Talk to the stylist 2. Test a spot first 3. Use medicated treatments beforehand 4. [...]

August is National Psoriasis Month2018-08-10T12:48:56-04:00

April is Rosacea Awareness Month

2018-04-05T09:01:52-04:00

Most people don't realize that facial redness that doesn’t go away, bumps and pimples, and irritated eyes are all signs of rosacea. This life-disruptive condition is known to affect more than 16 million Americans  and can now be diagnosed with more precision than ever before. April is Rosacea Awareness Month and is used to educate [...]

April is Rosacea Awareness Month2018-04-05T09:01:52-04:00