Our dermatologists receive questions about best practices in relation to skin care, including:
Eczema/dermatitis is a rash-like skin condition which can show symptoms anywhere on the body. Simply put, eczema is a condition that causes a person’s skin to become red and itchy. It may start as a simple rash, but when scratched the skin becomes inflamed and even more red.
Read on for more information on what causes eczema, what it looks like and most important how to ease your symptoms.
At the Dermatology Center for Skin Health, it is our goal to help our patients treat or cure their skin condition, including warts and several different types of dermatitis. Learn more about the five major types of warts and treatments, and the eight different types of dermatitis and treatments.
What happens to our face after the age of 30? Why is it that as we age our bony features, lines and wrinkles are more visible? The three main structural areas that are affected as we age are skin, fat and bone. Overtime the face loses bone and collagen and fat is redistributed.
Learn more about the face as it ages, and what the Dermatology Center for Skin Health can do for you.
Whether you get it on the beach, in a bed, or through incidental exposure, tanning is bad news, any way you acquire it. The damage caused by tanning, even if you’re only getting a little bit of sun here or there, adds up over time and can contribute to aging and skin cancer.
Learn why tanning is bad for your skin, as well as how to check for changes in your skin and skin cancer prevention.
Contrary to what some believe, lasers are not just used for laser hair removal. Different types of lasers have specific range of utility, depending on its wavelength and penetration.
At the Dermatology Center for Skin Health, we utilize the VBeam © Perfecta for non-hair removal related procedures while we use the GentleMax Pro © for laser hair removal procedures as well as other procedures.
Is your hair loss causing you to feel sad or anxious?
Losing your hair can be very difficult and may be affecting how you live your life. By discussing your situation with a physician, you may be able to gain support in managing your hair loss.
Hair loss may be temporary or permanent depending on the cause.
If your face looks like you are blushing and you get bumps that are similar to acne, you might have a skin condition called rosacea. Rosacea is very common. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, 14 million people are living with rosacea.
Read on to learn more about rosacea, symptoms, and treatment options.
As we age, our skin begins to change. Fine lines and wrinkles become more prevalent, and we lose volume in our cheeks and lips. Luckily, there is a way you can achieve younger looking skin without surgery or down time.
Dermal fillers are gel-like substances that doctors inject beneath the skin to increase facial volume, smooth lines and creases, and/or enhance facial contours.
Dermal fillers can be used for multiple things including:
Smoothing out lines around the nose, eyes, and mouth
Enhancing and restore volume to sunken cheeks or temples
Plumping thin lips
Smoothing out chin creases
Improving facial feature symmetry
There are many FDA-approved dermal fillers on the market today. Fillers are categorized by the substance they contain. It is extremely important you always receive FDA-approved, brand-name dermal fillers and that an experienced physician performs the injections.
In this blog, we discuss four different types of fillers:
Keep reading to learn how they work, pros and cons, and best areas of treatment for each.
The appearance of stretch marks is something that affects most women and some men in their lifetime. Our doctors receive a lot of questions about stretch marks, such as: