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March 8, 2017

2017’s Biggest Skin Care Trends, According to Google

Photo via Pixabay If you have a question about your skin or a skincare product, odds are you’re consulting Google even before you get on…

March 3, 2017

Is Your Favorite Jewelry Damaging Your Skin?

Most women have been there: you slip off your new toe ring only to find an unbecoming green mark around your toe, or your fierce…

February 27, 2017

All About Pores: Does Size Really Matter?

There’s nothing richer than clean, healthy pores—and like other elements of appearance, it’s common for people to stress over their size. The smaller the pores,…

February 15, 2017

Vampire Facelifts: Rejuvenate Your Skin With Platelet-Rich Plasma Treatment

Whether you’re looking to give your cheeks a little lift or alleviate eye wrinkles, there are more innovative options than ever for achieving that youthful,…

February 3, 2017

The Art of Pimple Popping: Why People Love it, And How to Do it Right

In the never-boring world of dermatology, we deal with a lot of things some people consider “gross” — cysts that ooze, pimples that pop, skin…

January 3, 2017

Birthmarks: To Remove or Not to Remove?

Birthmarks are part of, well, birth! Nearly 80 percent of all people have some kind of birthmark. Some of these disappear with age, some appear…

December 29, 2016

Skin Care For All Seasons

“A time to build up, a time to break down,” heralds The Byrds in their 1965 hit, “Turn! Turn! Turn!” Those words, originally recorded in…

December 21, 2016

The Thick-Skinned Quotes We Call Upon Most

Many of us are collectors of compelling quotes. From time to time we like to share quotes that relate to our industry. Skin certainly means…

December 19, 2016

Can I Offer You a Mint? – Using Facts to Banish Embarrassment

Many of the potentially embarrassing misfortunes of the body can be pinned on the antics of an impossibly large army of tiny creatures living inside…

December 14, 2016

Showing Skin

We are a culture that covers skin -- for fashion, for warmth, for modesty. We cover to display allegiance to a football team or our…

December 12, 2016

Stop Skin Self-Sabotage: 7 New Habits to Benefit Skin Health

It’s time to give another dose of special attention to creating new habits for your skin. In a previous post, we mentioned a few additional…

December 6, 2016

Astronauts Moisturize

If you live your life exclusively in the back woods and hang out with Paul Bunyan, then taking a heavy-duty bar of Lava or Mountain…

May 13, 2016

Sculptra: 5 Things to Know

Sculptra® Aesthetic is a remarkable new type of filler, FDA-approved to reverse your aesthetic concerns. Here are five things you should know about this treatment.…

April 22, 2016

How to Prevent Crow’s Feet

For as long as we can remember, people have worried about their appearance, even concerns as little as crow’s feet. Crow’s feet refer to the…

March 11, 2016

The 411 on Ultherapy

If you are starting to notice sagging skin on your face or neck but don’t want to undergo invasive plastic surgery procedures, The Dermatology Specialists…

February 23, 2016

Avoid Doing These Things if You Want Beautiful Skin

So, you think you are doing everything right to obtain clear, radiant skin but you are just not seeing results. This could be because you…

January 14, 2016

How to Fully Benefit from Tretinoin for Anti-Aging Treatment

Are you dealing with unwanted skin conditions such as acne or rosacea and have had no luck with treatment options? If this is this case,…

December 22, 2015

I have a vein under my eye that I would like treated.  Is facial sclerotherapy a possibility?

Blood vessels of the face are different than blood vessels anywhere else on the body because these veins can have deeper connections with critical veins…

December 22, 2015

I’ve read up on glycolic acid peel and salicylic acid peels – which one is the best?

Generally, low dose glycolic acid is very equivalent to salicylic acid peels. In our office, we tend to use a bit more glycolic acid at…

December 22, 2015

What is the best and quickest method to get rid of the hyperpigmentation?

The answer to your question depends, in large part, upon the type of laser that was used. However, generally, it's normal for redness, and sometimes…