Understanding Different Types of Acne Blemishes

While acne can cause discomfort, lack of confidence, scarring, and other physical and emotional issues, all blemishes are not created equal. Understanding the different types of blemishes can help you identify the underlying causes in order to seek appropriate acne treatment. Whiteheads These small blemishes are so named because they are characterized by a white […]

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October Special: Toss Your Turtlenecks – Exilis, Dysport, and Nectifirm.

  Dermatology Clinic Baton Rouge Louisiana     October 2017 Monthly Special       Schedule Your Appointment Today  Dermatology Clinic October Special: Toss Your Turtlenecks: 1 Package of Exilis for Neck. 20 Units of Dysport for Neck. 1 Revision Nectifirm Advanced $950 Valued at $1,200 Dermatology Clinic Baton Rouge Louisiana | Baton Rouge LA Dermatology […]

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How Hormones Affect Psoriasis for Women

Fluctuating hormones can have a wide range of effects on women. During periods of hormonal changes, such as pregnancy or menopause, women may experience weight gain, mood swings, libido changes, depression and anxiety, hot flashes, night sweats, and memory impairment. Changes in hormone levels can also wreak havoc on the skin. Many women, for instance, […]

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Know These Five Signs of Nail Fungus

While nail fungus can be unsightly and uncomfortable, it’s fortunately also treatable. Be aware of these five common signs of nail fungus as well as prevention strategies that can keep you from being affected. Nail Fungus Symptoms Nail fungus most commonly affects toenails, but can also infect the fingernails. When a nail is affected, you’ll […]

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Seven Types of Eczema

If you’re bothered by itching, flaking skin that’s accompanied by redness or blisters, eczema is the likely culprit. This common skin condition, also called dermatitis, can manifest as acute flare-ups or a long-term chronic condition. Understanding the different types of eczema can help you manage its symptoms. Here are the seven main categorizations of eczema. […]

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ProFractional Laser Treatments: What You Need to Know

Laser treatments have long been a mainstay of cosmetic dermatology as one of the most effective ways to create a smoother, more youthful complexion. A new type of treatment, ProFractional laser, provides even more dramatic results with less damage to the surrounding skin and shorter recovery time. Here’s how it compares to a traditional laser […]

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What Is Tinea Versicolor and What Are Common Symptoms?

Tinea versicolor is a common fungal infection of the skin that causes discolored blotches on the torso as well as the neck and arms. It’s found more frequently in areas with hot and humid climates, much like Louisiana. A licensed dermatologist can diagnose and advise on treatment options. Those options may include prescription-strength creams and […]

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Five Questions to Ask Your Dermatologist

Before your next dermatology appointment, prepare questions you’d like to ask. There’s no need to be shy or self-conscious. Your dermatologist wants to help you and is more than willing to address whatever concerns you may have. Include the following in your list of questions. Which Products Are Best for My Skin Type? From one […]

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