Why Does My Skin Turn Red When I Exercise?

Do you ever wonder how some people can walk out of a gym looking like they just walked in? If you are reading this then you, most likely, are one of lucky ones whose face turns beet red after even the shortest workout. A red face from exercise may seem like a cause for concern, but more often than not […] Read More >

Treatments for Acne Scarring

There is good news and bad news. The bad news is there’s no magic ingredient to make acne scars completely disappear. The good news, however, is there are safe and effective treatments available to diminish and reduce the appearance of acne scarring. What Are Acne Scars? Let’s back up for a second and explain what acne scars are. According to […] Read More >

I was charged for Pathology services – what is that?

Did you recently visit your dermatologist, have a tissue sample taken and later were billed for pathology lab services? You may have questioned what pathology is, why you got billed for it, or whose name is that? – I never saw a doctor by that name! Your questions are all completely valid and understandable. Let us address them for you. […] Read More >

Get the Facts: Melanoma Skin Cancer

It is estimated that melanoma kills, on average, over 10,000 people in the United States ever year. Understanding what melanoma is and the warning signs, risks, and types will help you become more self-aware of what to look for. After all, early detection could save your life. Warning Signs of Melanoma Moles, brown spots and growths on the skin are […] Read More >

Botox 101: Everything You Need to Know

Have you heard someone mention they recently got Botox, but have no clue what it is? You’ve landed at the right spot if you want to learn more: What is Botox? Botox is the most popular cosmetic surgery treatment – with over a whopping six million Botox treatments administered every year. Botox is actually the trade name for a substance […] Read More >

The Stress Effect – How Stress Impacts Skin Health

Yes, stress can be the reason you are seeing a decline in your overall skin health. Mild forms of stress have little impact on the body, but when you experience frequent or chronic stress your skin can be directly affected. The following are skin issues you may experience if you suffer from stress: You notice injuries not healing quickly. According […] Read More >

A Healthy Base Tan?

True or False: It’s healthy to get a base tan before heading out on your winter vacation. If you haven’t heard the term “base tan” before, let me explain. Many individuals believe that before heading to a tropical destination, you should go tanning to develop a “base tan” to help avoid getting sunburn while on vacation. While the theory sounds […] Read More >

Top 8 Skin Care Resolutions for 2018

The New Year is a symbolization of a fresh start and endless possibilities. It is also the time of the year when many of us make resolutions. Setting skin care resolutions is a great way to better your skin health for the long term. Here are the top 8 skin care resolutions to easily improve your skin health in 2018: […] Read More >

8 Ways Smoking Cigarettes is Harming Your Skin

While it is common knowledge now that smoking is harmful to your overall health, did you know that smoking can also damage the health and appearance of your skin? Each time you inhale smoke, you are exposing your skin to thousands of chemical toxins that induce premature aging and cause several skin concerns including: 1. Sagging Skin There are several […] Read More >

The Best & Worst Holiday Foods for your Skin

For many people the holiday season means get-togethers with friends and family, and of course, good food. Whether at home or at work, you can expect to have holiday treats everywhere you turn. Did you know that some poor food choices can wreak havoc on your skin well after the holiday season? Here are the best holiday foods for good […] Read More >