Skin Care Education

Things to know about laser skin resurfacing

Jun 10 2019

Laser skin resurfacing is a popular procedure in the cosmetic dermatology world. The procedure consists of using a laser device to smooth and even the surface of the skin. Whether it’s the first time getting a laser treatment or a …

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Update Your Sun Safety – Tips to follow this Summer

Jun 05 2019

One in five Americans will develop some form of skin cancer before the age of 70. While we all enjoy being outdoors during this fun and relaxing time of year, dermatologists are compelled to encourage our patients to practice sun …

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Unexpected sunburn areas you don’t want to miss

Jun 03 2019

Many of us do well with applying sunscreen initially, but have a hard time following through and reapplying throughout the day. While you’re having fun in the sun, you always run the risk of missing a spot that will haunt …

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The Truth About Tanning Bed Dangers You Should Avoid

May 29 2019
Tanning Bed Dangers

Here’s the truth about tanning bed dangers you should avoid. Using a tanning bed is known to cause major health problems, including skin cancer, cataracts, and premature aging. Beware of the tanning bed dangers. Despite these alarming facts, one out …

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How to Care for Your Feet During the Summer

May 28 2019

While many of us can’t even touch our toes without bending our knees, our feet are essential to our mobility. Whether you are walking, running, dancing, standing or just kicking back for a nice rest, your feet are at the …

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What to Pack for Memorial Day Weekend

May 28 2019

Memorial Day Weekend is upon us! The unofficial start of summer has come and we’re here to help you get ready for your weekend. If you’re headed to the beach or pool, remember to pack these items for the best …

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Screen Your Sunscreen for Memorial Day Weekend!

May 21 2019
Screen Your Sunscreen for Memorial Day Weekend!

Memorial Day Weekend is right around the corner. It doesn’t matter if you’re heading to the beach or staying home, remember to wear sunscreen. Typically, when it comes to sunscreen, people rarely research what they are buying, and which product …

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Microneedling: What You Need to Know

May 17 2019
Microneedling: What You Need to Know

Microneedling: What You Need to Know By the end of 2019, the global anti-aging market is projected to be hit $191.7 billion. With so many skin care products and treatments available, it’s difficult to determine which ones are effective and …

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3 Must-Have Products for Protecting Sun-Kissed Skin

May 16 2019
3 Must-Have Products for Protecting Sun-Kissed Skin

Are you ready to embrace your sun-kissed skin this summer? The sun’s UV rays are damaging to the skin, so it’s important to protect the body’s largest organ before stepping out to the beach. Although sun-kissed skin gives us the …

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Know your ABCDE’s and get your annual skin check

May 09 2019
Know your ABCDE’s and get your annual skin check

Summer is almost in full swing! Before you start laying out this beach season, be sure get your annual skin exam. Skin checks for abnormal moles or growths are basic sun safety that should be practiced year-round. Spending time in …

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Microneedling: Explore benefits, recovery time and more

May 08 2019
Benefits of Microneedling

What is Microneedling? We’ve seen it in the news: Microneedling a breakthrough treatment to help with various skin conditions. But what is Microneedling, exactly? Microneedling is a treatment that uses tiny needles to pierce the skin to allow new collagen …

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Top Reasons To Protect Yourself from Counterfeit Beauty Products

Apr 29 2019
Top Reasons To Protect Yourself from Counterfeit Beauty Products

It’s hard to resist a good deal when buying beauty products. While the price may be enticing and the ease of delivery is taunting, how do you know what you’re purchasing is authentic? Counterfeit beauty products are more common than …

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Make the switch to Medical-Grade Skincare Products

Apr 26 2019
Medical grade skincare is dermatologist-approved for a reason. Learn more about the importance of purchasing medical-grade products rather than over-the-counter skincare.

Your skin is the largest organ on your body. So, it’s important to take care of it properly. A good skincare routine can help restore youth and give skin your natural glow back. But what counts as a good skincare …

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3 Easy Tips for Beautiful Spring-Ready Skin

Apr 23 2019
Skin care solutions. 3 Easy Tips for Spring-Ready Beautiful Skin

The fresh green of spring is symbolic of nature, growth, freshness, and fertility. Winter can have a drying effect on the skin, so spring offers a renewed opportunity to get your skin, spring-ready and back in top condition. From exfoliation …

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Skin Care Tips For Every Age

Apr 19 2019
Skin Care Tips For Every Age

Our skin evolves with age. Your skin care regimen should evolve as you age because your skin isn’t the same in your 60’s as it was in your 20’s.  Should you be worried about acne or wrinkles? What can you …

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Seasonal Allergies and Your Skin

Apr 18 2019

As the weather begins to change, bringing lots of light and warmth, your skin will begin to change with it. You may start to notice small differences from the warmer temperatures or that your sweat glands working overtime. However, did …

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It’s time to spring clean your skin routine!

Apr 11 2019

Spring has finally sprung! Get your spring skin care routine down pat with these helpful hints. Declutter Out with the old products, in with the new products! Clean up your skin care routine this spring and throw away any old …

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Spring Break Prep: What You Need To Know

Apr 09 2019

Spring Break is just around the corner. The kids have been stirring in their desks since the holidays, while our legs haven’t seen the light of day since last fall. We’re ready for the warmth of the sun and beach, …

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What is Vitamin C and why do you need it in your skincare routine?

Apr 08 2019

Chances are you’ve heard the buzz about Vitamin C – it’s the gold standard in anti-aging. While you probably incorporate vitamin C into your everyday diet, it helps protect your skin when applied topically. Vitamin C is safe for most …

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What’s the big deal with serums?

Apr 04 2019

Serums are all the buzz in the beauty world. But what are they, exactly? A serum is a skincare product that is applied to the skin before moisturizing and helps deliver powerful ingredients to the skin. Typically, serums have active …

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Don’t Forget Sunscreen this Spring Break!

Apr 03 2019

Springtime means Spring Break! No matter where you are (or aren’t) going, remember to use sunscreen. 90% of the sun’s rays can penetrate through clouds – meaning you could still get a sunburn when the sun is hiding. Here are …

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Keep Sunscreen On-Hand this Spring

Mar 28 2019

Spring is here, which means the sun is back out! Just because it is not blistering hot outside does not mean you can skip out on the sunscreen. Harmful UVA rays can pass through clouds and cause damage to your …

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Eczema – What’s the Cause?

Mar 26 2019

Eczema is a more complex condition than originally known. Researchers are still learning about the link between eczema and allergies but understanding the connection can help you manage the condition. What is Eczema? Eczema is a common skin condition which …

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The 4-1-1 on Moisturizers

Mar 19 2019

Winter is nearly over, which means the change in seasons can leave the skin feeling dry and cracked. Adding a daily moisturizer to your skin care routine is the perfect way to combat this. Moisturizers will leave your skin feeling …

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