Skin Cancer Screenings

| September 14, 2009 | 0 Comments

Summertime skin care

| August 27, 2009 | 0 Comments

Summertime requires special precautions be taken where our skin care is concerned. It’s impossible to avoid the sun and we need sunlight to help our bodies create vitamin D. To help minimize sun exposure be sure to wear sunscreen with a sun protection factor (SPF) of at least 15, know that the sun’s rays are […]

Acne

| August 27, 2009 | 0 Comments

Adults and teens alike would prefer to wake up on a beautiful summer day and see a clean, clear complexion reflected back in the mirror. Walking around self consciously pretending no one will notice our acne or flaws it is not really a great option. The good news is that there are many ways to […]

Winter skin care

| July 23, 2009 | 0 Comments

Summer Review

| June 12, 2009 | 0 Comments

We all get so busy in the summer…the sun, and shore beckon us and the outdoors become our playground once again. It’s very easy to forget one of the most important regimens we must adhere to- our skin care, including sun block, self checks, and a visit to our dermatologist for business (medical) OR beauty. […]

Skin cancer screening month

| April 23, 2009 | 0 Comments

One of the most important things we can do for ourselves is to be proactive regarding our health. Preventative care is extremely important to an overall healthy and long life as well as overall feeling of well being. May is the month to note on the calendar for skin cancer screenings. Contact the Center For […]

Psoriasis Information

| April 16, 2009 | 0 Comments

Please be mindful of important information for patients who suffer from Psoriasis who may have used, or are currently using, the drug Raptiva. There have been recent announcements indicating that Genentech will be voluntarily withdrawing this drug from the U.S. market due to the risk of PML, which has potentially fatal implications. If you are […]

Rx for Spring Skin

| March 24, 2009 | 0 Comments

Spring is just around the corner, as is the increased possibility for allergies to flare up due to the pollen and change in weather and humidity. One of the common conditions which may arise at this time of year in patients is Eczema (Dermatitis). Rx for Spring Skin Beautiful skin begins from within, with a […]

Cholinerigc urticaria

| March 8, 2009 | 0 Comments

Cholinergic urticaria is a sub category of physical urticaria (aka hives). Like many rashes, this can be brought on by a hypersensitive reaction with increased body heat. Any condition that raises the body temperature can cause the onset of this rash. Sometimes, exercise induced sweating will be the reason for the outbreak. For some individuals, […]

Stress can cause Rashes….

| February 12, 2009 | 0 Comments

Given the time of year combined with a slow economy, and a harsh winter in many parts of the country, people tend to become more stressful, and routinely put themselves into depressive situations. Rashes can suddenly begin appearing in different places of your body and face which you never thought imaginable. Stress has many effects […]