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Understanding Your Skin Barrier

Have you ever wondered why your skin gets dry, flaky, irritated, itchy or sensitive? These are all signs of a weakened skin barrier function. Your Stratum Corneum, or outermost layer of the skin, is your skin barrier. The Stratum Corneum’s job is to protect your skin and body from the external environment. When we talk […]

Exfoliation 101

  We all want glowing skin, right? You may be cleansing, moisturizing, and applying sunscreen but if you’re not exfoliating you are skipping a huge step in your skincare routine! Just to be clear, exfoliating is the practice of removing dead skin cells from the surface of the skin. Why exfoliate? As we age, the […]

Rosacea Awareness Month

If you have Rosacea, you’ll likely have redness on your face at some point in time. Without treatment, the redness can become permanent. Rosacea causes redness, enlarged blood vessels, blushing, flushing, pimples and pustules. It can cause burning and a stinging sensation to the skin. Rosacea affects the cheeks, chin, forehead, nose, and sometimes the […]

Obagi Professional C Products

If you want your skin to look it’s best, be sure you are giving it the best! Obagi skin care products leave you with a healthy, beautiful glow. Vitamin C is often acclaimed for its ability to defend your skin against visible signs of aging caused by environmental factors. If you’re looking to calm inflammation, brighten skin, […]

Do You Need Microneedling?

Microneedling – A new way to produce collagen First off, what is it? Microneedling (also known as collagen induction therapy) is a minimally invasive treatment to rejuvenate the skin. A device with fine needles creates tiny punctures in the top layer of the skin, which triggers the body to heal itself and create new collagen […]

Spring is Here!

Spring seems to be around the corner.  Don’t get caught with a sunburn in March.  Be sure to wear sun protective clothing and a big hat to protect your eyes.  We want a thick coat of sunscreen on your face, arms and hands.  No sprays!  They don’t work.  We have several cosmetically pleasing sunscreens for […]

Simple Winter Skin Care Tips

Between the harsh weather outside and the blasting heat inside, your skin needs extra TLC during the colder months. Here are some quick pointers.  As Time Goes By As it matures, your skin grows less able to protect itself from moisture loss. Start using a lotion containing sunscreen early, then follow these guidelines according to […]

Welcome to our blog!

Welcome to our blog! Within this regularly updated feature of our website, We will provide visitors with practice news and specials, as well as information regarding the most recent technological advances and new treatments in dermatology. We believe that patient education and open communication with your doctor are the keys to achieving healthy, aesthetically-pleasing results […]