Four Ways to Have Healthy, Beautiful Nails This Summer

Your busy summer lifestyle is likely doing a number on your nails. Exposure to salt, sand, humidity, and chlorine as well as damage caused by outdoor activities like gardening all contribute to nails that are less than a perfect 10. Correct the problem with this smart summer nail health regimen. Apply Protective Topcoat Before Swimming […]

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How Does Sunscreen Work?

We know that we need to wear sunscreen when outdoors to protect our skin from cancer-causing UV rays. But how exactly does sunscreen protect our skin? Here’s what you need to know about how this substance works to ward off sun damage. Sun-Blocking Chemicals Most sunscreens contain a combination of organic and inorganic chemicals. The […]

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Facts Behind Four Pervasive Wart Myths

When you were a child, you might have heard that warts come from kissing a frog. While that’s obviously a myth, it’s not the only myth about warts that many people still spread. Here’s what you need to know about the facts behind four untrue beliefs about these bumpy skin growths. Myth: Warts Aren’t Contagious […]

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Three Common Vanquish Questions Answered

Even individuals at a healthy weight may be displeased by the appearance of certain parts of the body. If you are bothered by fat deposits in the abdomen and thigh area, you may be a candidate for Vanquish. This non-invasive procedure destroys the fat cells in those areas for a slimmer look and reduced circumference. […]

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Answers to Common Questions Kids Ask About Skin

As children grow and learn, it’s natural to have questions about their bodies. Many kids may wonder why certain parts of their appearance do not match their friends or even their family. Here’s how to explain common questions children may have about skin. How Did I Get this Birthmark or Freckle? Many children may be […]

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How Can CareCredit Help Finance My Dermatology Services?

At The Dermatology Clinic, we believe that everyone should have access to quality skin care treatments. That’s why we work with CareCredit, an innovative credit card specifically designed to cover the cost of health and wellness treatments. As the largest provider of healthcare-specific credit cards, CareCredit is a trusted institution for financing cosmetic and dermatological […]

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Eliminate Sagging Jowls Without Surgery

If you’re bothered by sagging skin under your chin that creates a jowl-like appearance, surgery isn’t the only option. Non-invasive skin tightening procedures such as Exilis create a more youthful facial contour by destroying fat cells and increasing collagen production. This non-invasive, pain-free procedure is done in an outpatient setting and takes just a few […]

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New Moms: How Common Is Postpartum Hair Loss?

Having a child is often an exciting and invigorating time of anyone’s life, but it can also be extremely stressful for mothers. Pregnancy comes with numerous physiological changes and can have some surprising effects, some of which could require a visit to the dermatologist. But is it normal to experience postpartum hair loss? Causes of […]

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What Is a Port Wine Stain?

Birthmarks are incredibly common, and many people have different kinds of birthmarks on their body. Although these marks usually do not have any health implications, sometimes, they are cause for concern. What are port wine stain birthmarks in newborn infants? How to Spot a Port Wine Stain A port wine stain is named for its […]

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