Making My Skin Even Better

  • How To Make Sure You Have Adequate UV Protection From Sunscreen

    15 August 2018

    Protecting your skin from the sun's harmful rays is a must, especially if you're undergoing skin cancer treatment or you've recently been cured. However, getting adequate protection isn't just a matter of picking up a tube and calling it a day. Follow these three tips to get the most out of your sunscreen and to ensure that you're protected. Variety The type of sunscreen you get is just as important as how you use it.

  • Dealing With Eczema

    14 August 2018

    Does your face sometimes itch severely and shortly afterward a red rash appear? Have you noticed that other areas of your body randomly experience the same problem? The symptoms that you have might point to a condition called eczema, which can be put under control by visiting a dermatologist for professional treatment. The dermatologist will first have to do a few things to confirm that you actually have eczema, as there are other conditions that can cause the same type of symptoms.

  • What Causes Rashes And How They Can Be Treated

    9 July 2018

    If you have a bothersome rash that burns or itches, you should consider having it examined by a dermatologist if it doesn't clear up right away. Many things cause rashes, and if you don't know what caused yours, then getting a diagnosis is important if there is an underlying problem. Fortunately, most rashes clear up quickly with home care, but if yours persists or is accompanied by fever or other symptoms, medical care might be needed.

  • How To Look Like Your 20's While In Your 40's

    6 July 2018

    Aging can be a wonderful thing; it can bring about wisdom, experience, and a whole lot of memories. And although aging can be wonderful, it can also wreak havoc on your skin and cause a loss of collagen and fine lines and wrinkles. If you have started to notice a few signs of aging in your skin that are making you feel self-conscious, you may be wondering what to do. And although topical creams and lotions can do a little bit, there are some other in-office procedures that can help you like you're in your 20's while you're in your 40's.

  • 4 Different Ways Your Dermatologist Can Help Your Appearance

    29 June 2018

    In addition to taking care of the health of your skin, your dermatologist can also help you take care of the appearance of your skin. Cosmetic dermatologists can offer you an array of options for approving your appearance. Cosmetic dermatologists can assist you with your appearance via injectable fillers, microdermabrasion, sclerotherapy, and a superficial chemical peel. Injectable Fillers Injectable fillers contain either hyaluronic acids, which naturally occur in your body, or collagen, another naturally occurring substance, to get rid of wrinkles, lines, and folds in your skin.

  • Melanoma Treatment Options For A Wide Range Of Different Patients

    26 June 2018

    All melanomas need to be taken seriously, but it's certainly possible for melanoma patients to become healthy again. Melanomas can be relatively simple to address when doctors catch them at an early stage. These melanomas are often addressed surgically.  Some Melanoma Patients Can Be Successfully Treated Using Relatively Simple Surgical Techniques If the melanoma in question hasn't progressed very much, it's possible that only the patient's epidermis has been affected. If that's the case, it should be possible to excise the melanoma relatively easily.

  • Enjoying Summer With Rosacea

    25 June 2018

    Most people enjoy the summertime. The weather is warm, the sun is shining, and there's plenty of opportunities for backyard get-togethers, parties, and festivals. Unfortunately, if you have rosacea, these can all be triggers for a flareup. Here are four tips to help you enjoy yourself while not worsening your skin. Avoid Alcohol While cold beers and frozen fruity cocktails are common in summer, the alcohol can instantly trigger a reaction.

  • Moles? Symptoms To Keep An Eye Out For

    19 June 2018

    If you have moles on your body, then you need to keep an eye on them to be sure those tiny moles don't end up being cancerous. The best way to know if your mole could be cancerous is to make an appointment with your dermatologist for a thorough exam and to have all of your moles (and any other unusual spots) inspected. Read on for symptoms and changes to watch out for with your moles.

  • Adult Male Acne: What Can You Do About Your Pimple Problem?

    18 June 2018

    Women, teens, and children aren't the only individuals to deal with acne and other skin problems. Some men also struggle with acne and the problems it causes. Adult male acne can show up on the face, chest, back, and buttocks. Learn why you suffer from adult male acne blemishes and how to treat them below. What Are Possible Reasons for Your Acne? You're not alone in your fight against the acne on your skin.

  • How To Treat Keratosis Pilaris

    16 June 2018

    Keratosis pilaris is a skin condition that is usually seen on the upper arms, thighs, buttocks, or cheeks. This condition will leave you with itchy bumps that appear red and sometimes may also appear to have white-heads. For most that have this skin condition, wearing some clothing may be difficult as you don't want your itchy bumps showing. Get rid of your bumps and wear whatever you want again by following the tips below.