Athlete’s Foot: Not Just For Athletes

Tinea pedis is an infection of the skin by fungi called dermatophytes, which can set up shop on your feet and toes. Perhaps you have heard of this fairly common condition by its popular name: athlete’s foot. Just like Tennis Elbow doesn’t only plague tennis players, and Runner’s Knee isn’t a condition exclusive to those […]

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How To Care For Your Aging Skin

With years of experience working as an aesthetician, I know that everyone ages a bit differently. Some folks are able to hold onto that youthful glow far longer than others. While good genes and diet get most of the credit, there’s another secret almost all of these slow-agers have: from a relatively early age, most […]

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How to Cure Pigmented Lesions and Rebuild Your Social Confidence

No one has perfect skin. Cosmetic imperfections—from aging wrinkles to teenage acne—are natural. Pigmented lesions are another natural imperfection that many people experience, and they can form a roadblock to your positive self-image and social confidence. Luckily, pigmented lesions can be eliminated with laser skin treatment. Baton Rouge folks who struggle with pigmented lesions can […]

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Do Milk, Cheese, and other Dairy Items Cause Breakouts?

Since they contain natural vitamins and minerals, milks, cheeses, and other dairy products are good for the body. They’ve even got their own real estate on the food pyramid. So they have to be good for us no matter what, right? Well, this isn’t exactly the case if you struggle with acne. Baton Rouge patients […]

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Avoid Bad Skin Habits to Keep Skin Healthy and Beautiful

Keeping your skin looking nice doesn’t have to be an expensive or complicated process. Simply maintaining a good diet and getting plenty of rest and exercise help to keep your skin toned and healthy. In addition, there are many other small things you can do to improve your skin and prevent acne. Baton Rouge women […]

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Know Your Skin Type: How to Care for the Skin You Have

Advice about skin care permeates magazines and infomercials. But before you start taking all these general tips for improved epidermal health, you’ve got to know and understand your own skin type. Ask any local dermatologist: Baton Rouge residents caring for their skin must go beyond simply washing, drinking water, moisturizing, and wearing sunscreen. In addition to these […]

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How to Protect Your Children From Harmful Sun Rays

How to Protect Your Children From Harmful Sun Rays

Protecting your children from ultraviolet radiation in their first few years is paramount to preventive dermatology. Baton Rouge weather is known for being hot and sunny throughout most of the year, and parents must be educated in how best to protect their children from sun overexposure. Sunburn in children can increase their chances of developing […]

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Why Nail Care is Important in the Field of Dermatology

Why Nail Care is Important in the Field of Dermatology

When thinking of dermatology, you may not think of your nails, but nails are an important part of your body and must be attended to as such. Nails can be a reflection of our overall health with regards to disease, nutrition, trauma, aging and chronic illness. Discoloration or irregularities in the nails can be an […]

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