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The Many Benefits of Botox®

Since its introduction 20 years ago, Botox® has held the top spot for nonsurgical cosmetic procedures in the United States, for good reason. Here, we explore why so many love this cosmetic injectable.

Jul 7th, 2021
Who's at Risk for Skin Cancer?

Considering 1 in 5 adults in the United States will develop skin cancer by the age of 70, you might conclude that few are immune. While there’s some truth to that, there are factors that heighten your risk.

Jun 23rd, 2021
Help for Your Rosacea

Rosacea is fairly common — affecting 16 million people in the United States. While there may be some comfort knowing you’re not alone, it doesn’t help you solve the problem, which is where we come in.

May 14th, 2021
What Happens to Aging Skin Beyond Wrinkles?

While wrinkles may be the first visible signs of aging in skin, there are many other changes taking place. Here, we go beyond the wrinkles and explore some of the age-related transformations in your skin.

Apr 7th, 2021
Bad Habits That Are Harming Your Skin

Your skin is your body’s largest organ, so keeping it in the pink of health can be a daunting task. From the inside out, here are a few habits that may be making your task all the more difficult.

Mar 15th, 2021
How Do You Know if You Have Skin Cancer?

Skin cancer is by far the most commonly diagnosed cancer among Americans and can be especially prevalent among those who live in sunnier climates like the one here in Florida. Here’s a look at some of the warning signs of skin cancer.

Jan 19th, 2021
Our Best Skincare Tips for the Winter

Winters in Florida aren’t exactly known for harsh weather conditions and freezing temps, but the season does present some challenges for skin care. Here are some great tips that will help your skin glow year-round.

Dec 7th, 2020
Managing Your Eczema in the Winter

While winters in Florida may not be severe, the cooler temperatures and drier air can still cause your eczema to flare up. Here are some tips to keep your skin in the pink of health during the colder months (and year-round).

Nov 6th, 2020
What Are Keloids?

With each passing year, the evidence of your life begins to pile up, especially in the form of scarring. While you may proudly bear some scars, others aren’t so welcome, especially obvious ones like keloids.

Oct 1st, 2020
What's the Difference Between a Scar and a Stretch Mark?

*Spoiler alert* Stretch marks and scars are one in the same as a stretch mark is a form of scarring, and both are your body’s way of protecting itself. The good news is that we have a solution for both using advanced laser technology.

Sep 10th, 2020
Caring for Your Skin After Photodynamic Therapy

Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a fantastic (and nonsurgical) treatment for a host of skin conditions, from acne to sun damage. To get the most out of your PDT, properly caring for your skin afterward is important.

Aug 19th, 2020
Dermatology Care and COVID-19: What You Should Know

If you’ve been putting off your dermatologic care, here’s a look at how we’re meeting COVID-19 protocols. In addition, we provide a few tips on taking care of your skin while you shield yourself from the virus.

Jul 31st, 2020
We Cannot Let Our Guard Down With COVID-19!

COVID-19 is on the rise and we must not let our guard down. We cannot emphasize enough that everyone inside and outside of the office adheres to the CDC guideline. More and more people are getting infected and letting their guard down.

Jul 21st, 2020
Does Mohs Surgery Help When It's Melanoma?

One of the first lines of defense against most skin cancers is excision, which Mohs surgery accomplishes with the least amount of damage. But can this type of advanced surgery help with melanoma? Yes and no.

Jun 23rd, 2020
Which Leg Vein Treatment is Right For You?

Florida is graced with great temperatures year round, which also means that your legs may be on full display no matter the season. If spider or varicose veins are forcing your legs into hiding, we offer several solutions to draw your legs back out.

May 27th, 2020
Minimize Your Melasma

If your once-smooth complexion is marred by melasma, the good news is that we offer some very effective tools to erase these unwelcome developments. These, along with prevention techniques, are the best ways to restore an even tone to your skin.

Apr 27th, 2020
Wave Goodbye to Unsightly and Uncomfortable Warts

Warts are most unwelcome developments, no matter where they strike. Here’s a look at problematic warts and, more importantly, how we can wave goodbye to the unappealing and often uncomfortable skin growths.

Mar 13th, 2020
How Does HIV Affect Your Skin?

HIV, or human immunodeficiency virus, is a chronic condition that weakens your immune system. People with HIV often develop skin conditions as a result. Learn more about common skin conditions that occur with HIV, from sores to skin cancers.

Dec 9th, 2019
5 Benefits of Microneedling for Your Skin

Would you believe that tiny needles might hold the secret to firmer, youthful-looking skin? One pain-free treatment, microneedling, proves it’s true! Learn more about the top five benefits of microneedling and whether it’s the treatment for you.

Nov 1st, 2019
How is Adult Acne Different Than Teenage Acne?

When you think of acne, do you think about middle school and teenagers? Think again: Some adults struggle with acne into later decades. Still, adult acne differs from teenage acne in some key ways. Read more to learn how.

Oct 8th, 2019
Dealing with Eczema and Psoriasis Flare-ups

An itch that won’t leave you alone is annoying. An itch that causes blotches of red on your skin makes it hard to go out. Find out how to tell the difference between psoriasis and eczema flare-ups and the best way to treat them.

Sep 1st, 2019
How to Avoid Rosacea Triggers

Many factors can trigger rosacea symptoms, from foods you eat to the weather. Learning about common triggers and avoiding those you’re especially sensitive to can help prevent flare-ups.

Jun 12th, 2019
5 Important Steps to Prevent Skin Cancer

Summer’s coming, and that means time in the sun, which can contribute to skin cancer. But there are things you can do to lower your risk for developing the disease.

May 15th, 2019
Which Chemical Peel Is Right for You?

Sure, beauty may only be skin deep, but there are several layers to your skin, which makes choosing the right chemical peel important. Here’s how to determine which one is best for you.

Dec 13th, 2018
Banishing Leg Veins Has Never Been Easier

Pants and long skirts can hide your varicose and spider veins, but come summer you may wish you had another option. Well, you do. Getting rid of your leg veins has never been easier, and when gone, they’re gone for good.

Nov 19th, 2018
Boost Self Confidence with Body Sculpting in Fort Lauderdale

In this day and age, the cosmetics industry is booming. More and more people are starting to appreciate the body they live in, and are recognizing that their self-confidence matters. As a result, handfuls of people every day are investing in body...

Jun 21st, 2018
Summertime Calls for Laser Hair Removal in Fort Lauderdale

It’s summertime, and you’re ready to hit the beach, with confidence. You’ve worked incredibly hard to get the body you’ve always wanted. And you’re rocking that swimsuit. But are you really going to let body hairs ruin that picture?

Jun 11th, 2018
Men Too, Should Consider Laser Hair Removal in Fort Lauderdale

Just like women – men are spending much more time grooming themselves. “Manscaping” as it’s called, is growing more popular, especially during this time of year. We’re quickly approaching the season of exposure. So yes, my Man – you, too...

May 28th, 2018