Seborrheic Dermatitis

That red, itchy rash on your scalp that has flaky scales could be seborrheic dermatitis, or seborrhea. It’s a common skin disease that looks similar to psoriasis, eczema, or an allergic reaction. And it can appear on your body as well as your scalp. Causes We don’t know what exactly causes seborrheic dermatitis. It seems…

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Spring Skin Care Tips

After months of harsh weather, our skin is in dire need of a beauty revamp. The question is: Which products should we be using and which should we be avoiding? Below are a few guidelines on how to change up your skin care for spring.   Moisturizer: After some very drying weather, we need to rebuild our…

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Bleaching Creams

There are many options for lightening or bleaching creams but not all are created equal. One of the most common bleaching agents is called hydroquinone, stronger versions require a prescription but weaker options can be found over the counter. It is very important that this type of lightening cream is only used for 6 months…

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Repair. Restore. Renew Your Skin

Over your lifetime, years of accumulated damage from sun exposure and pollution build up on your skin, manifesting in the form of wrinkles, brown spots, pigmentation and overall dullness. Using powerful laser energy, XEO skin resurfacing immediately goes to work to remove unwanted skin damage in a single treatment. Prepare to experience dramatic “wow” results…

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Actinic Keratosis

An AK forms when the skin is badly damaged by ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun or indoor tanning. Most people get more than one AK. When you have more than one AK, you have actinic keratoses, or AKs. Anyone who has many AKs should be under a dermatologist’s care. Most people who have many…

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LimeLight Facial

What is the LimeLight Facial? The LimeLight Facial is a new, non-invasive approach to skin revitalization using Cutera’s LimeLight. The procedure offers the advantage of improving skin ton and surface imperfections associated with aging and photodamage. What areas can be treated? The LimeLight Facial is ideal for any part of your face, neck and decollete…

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Hand-Foot-And-Mouth Disease

What exactly is hand-foot-and-mouth disease? Hand-foot-and-mouth(HFMD) disease is a contagious disease caused by a virus. While one of several viruses can cause it, the signs are usually the same: An itchy rash on the hands, feet, or both Mouth sores You can catch from having close contact with a person who has it. You can…

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Dry Skin

Dry skin is common. It can occur at any age and for many reasons. Using a moisturizer often helps repair dry skin. Sometimes people need a dermatologist’s help to get relief from dry skin. Extremely dry skin can be a warning sign of a skin problem called dermatitis. Dermatitis means inflammation of the skin. It…

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Skin Tag Fact

1) Skin tags are very common small, soft skin growths. 2) Skin tags are harmless but can be annoying. 3) Skin tags tend to occur on the eyelids, neck, armpits, groin folds, and under breasts. 4) A person may have anywhere from one to hundreds of skin tags. 5) Almost everyone will develop a skin…

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