Don’t have time for intensive skin care? You can still pamper yourself by acing the basics. Good skin care and healthy lifestyle choices can help delay the natural aging process and prevent various skin problems. Get started with these five no-nonsense tips. 1. Protect yourself from the sun One of the most important ways to…Details
Warts are caused by a virus called Human Papillomavirus, or HPV for short, and are spread by contact. Clinically they are classified by location, appearance, and by the type of HPV. A wart may appear on any skin surface, and can vary in size and appearance. Common warts are frequently seen on the hands and…Details
As the summer winds down and the seasons begin to change, so is your skin. The skin care regime you have been doing for the past few months, no longer applies. We have compiled a list of end of summer skin care tips to keep you moisturized and healthy heading into the fall months. Keep…Details
Hats and umbrellas are better than sunscreen. I have never seen a hat or umbrella wear off but I have seen sunscreen removed by sweating and swimming. Many companies make products for the water and have spf factors above 30.
– Coleman E. Altman, DO
Tired of covering up your legs and using makeup to camouflage your face? Eliminate veins without painful injections. Our Cool Glide Laser treats both tiny, superficial facial veins as well as small and larger leg veins. This laser system combines the ideal laser wavelength with the most flexible options to deliver the best vascular…Details
Did you know the back is the most common location for melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer? This infographic explains why it’s so important to find someone who “has your back” when it comes to skin cancer prevention and detection. Adequately applying sunscreen to your own…Details
Why it happens and what you can do for it Acne can be particularly frustrating for adults. A treatment that worked so well during our teen years can be useless — or make acne worse. If this happens, you may wonder whether those blemishes really are acne. After all, do adults get acne? Reasons for…Details
Mineral make-up (Bare Minerals/Escentuals) is best. Remember, for the face- less is better. Avoid heavy foundations, harsh facial scrubs, toners, & exfoliants.
Melissa D. Boothe, PA-C