Treatment and Management of Actinic Keratosis

Have you noticed dry, rough patches on your skin as you get older? You might call them sunspots or age spots, but they are actually known as actinic keratosis. Caused by sun exposure, this condition causes skin cells to become overgrown and form bumpy tan, brown, or pink areas. Actinic keratosis is characterized by raised […]

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Aftercare Tips for Chemical Peels

Chemical peels are a safe and quick way to help rejuvenate the skin. While there are a number of different types, the general technique is to use a chemical solution to remove older dead skin on the surface, which is peeled away to reveal the more youthful newer skin cells underneath. This process is not […]

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What Is Shingles?

Shingles, also called herpes zoster, affects one in three Americans, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This condition is a viral infection characterized by an itchy, painful rash. It can occur in anyone who has had chickenpox, and outbreaks occur when the varicella-zoster virus, which causes both illnesses, is reactivated in the […]

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Possible Causes of Discolored Skin

Skin discoloration can take a variety of forms, and sometimes it indicates a more serious underlying health issue. Whether a patch of skin is lighter or darker than your normal skin tone, or even if it’s a strange color like red, gray, or blue, it’s important to figure out the root cause of discoloration and […]

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Answers to All Your Questions About Sculptra

As we age, the collagen in our faces and bodies naturally breaks down. This causes our skin, especially around the face, to lose the volume that gives a taught and youthful expression. At The Dermatology Clinic, we offer well-known treatments like Dysport, as well as hyaluronic acid products like Restylane and Juvederm to help restore […]

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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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Four Tips to Prevent Dry Skin in the Winter

When the temperature begins to drop in sweltering Louisiana, it’s a relief to most locals. However, cool weather has its pitfalls as well, and one of them is experiencing dry, flaky, or irritated skin. Here are some simple ways to prevent dry skin when winter is at its harshest. Use a Heavy Moisturizing Face Cream […]

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