Skin Care

Let’s Talk About Dandruff

  If you have ever suffered with dandruff, you know how annoying and embarrassing it can be.  It is caused when small pieces of dry skin flake off of your scalp, often landing on your clothes or shoulders.   Those with darker hair may notice the flakes more. Dandruff may... Continue Reading

What is Tinea Versicolor?

Tinea versicolor is caused by a common yeast that lives on everyones skin. In some individuals the yeast overgrows and shows up as light or dark spots on the skin and /or dry scaly patches. It’s common for the patches to disappear when the temperature drops in the winter, then... Continue Reading

What is Solar Elastosis?

Solar elastosis, or actinic elastosis, is a disorder in which the skin appears yellow and thickened as a result of sun damage. Other tell tale signs include; rough surface, deep creases, fine wrinkles, and plaque-like thickening. There may be color changes characterized by yellowish shadow, irregular pigmentation and telangiectasias. It... Continue Reading

Let’s Talk About Acne

June is acne awareness month. Unfortunately, for those that suffer from acne, you are painfully aware of it the other eleven months of the year as well. Many patients affected by acne are not sure where to start in terms of treating their skin condition. With the abundance of topicals,... Continue Reading

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