How Can I Tell If I Have Sensitive Skin?

No two people are completely alike. Even identical twins have different fingerprints. When it comes to skincare, no two people have the same needs. While some people have extremely resilient skin that maintains a healthy appearance in almost any condition, others have very sensitive skin that reacts to even slight irritants in fabric, soaps, or […]

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What to Expect If Your Child Has a Hemangioma

Growths of red blood vessels called hemangiomas are the most common type of tumor affecting children. Hemangiomas are not cancerous. Although the appearance of these growths can be frightening for parents, they usually cause little discomfort and typically go away without treatment. Here’s what you should expect if your child has been diagnosed with a […]

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What Exactly Are Age Spots?

As people grow older, their skin may develop different characteristics over time. Age spots, also known as sun spots or liver spots, are one of several kinds of age-related markers. What Are Age Spots? Age spots appear as small, dark areas on the skin. They can vary greatly in shape, size, and appearance. Age spots […]

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How to Prevent Pimples Under Your Beard

Caring for your beard helps keep the hair and the surrounding skin soft, groomed, and healthy. Unfortunately, pimples and breakouts are a common side effect of growing out facial hair. Try these tips to prevent beard-related acne and learn when you should see a dermatologist about the issue. Cleansing Your Beard Bacteria, dead skin cells, […]

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What Are Heat Hives?

Life in Louisiana can be hard on one’s skin. Our subtropical climate and love of the outdoors mean that many of us spend a lot of time out in the heat—both day and night. Heat hives are an especially common complaint in summer and fall at The Dermatology Clinic. We also often get questions about […]

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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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