Category: Ask A Derm

Articles, Ask A Derm, Blog, Sunscreen

Five Sunscreen Myths

Consider These Five Sunscreen Myths Debunked By now, you’re probably well-versed in the basics of sunscreen: wear it daily, choose a sunscreen with SPF 30 or higher, and reapply every two hours. But even the most skin-savvy people can come across misinformation about sunscreen that leaves them vulnerable to sun damage, premature aging, and skin …

Ask A Derm, Blog, Laser Treatments

Let’s Talk About It: Laser Hair Removal

When it comes to getting your skin sleek, shiny, and Summer ready, you’ve got options — and you’ll want to consider all of them before making a decision. Most of us are probably familiar with shaving, because it’s quick, portable, and fairly inexpensive. But hair is only removed at the skin level, and will likely …

Ask A Derm, Blog, Skin Conditions, Skin Treatments

What Causes Eczema to Flare Up and How Can It Be Treated?

According to the National Eczema Association, nearly 30 million Americans have some type of eczema. However, sharing a condition in common with so many other people doesn’t make it any less frustrating when a serious flare up threatens to derail your everyday life. Though individual cases vary in severity, most people who have eczema suffer …

Ask A Derm, Blog

10 Winter Skin Care Tips to “Sleigh” the Season

Winter is upon us! For the most part, winter can be a time of fun and enjoyment. It brings in a new year, holiday celebrations with friends and family, and unique seasonal activities. If you live in an area that sees tangible seasonal changes – from temperature drops and snowfall that also leads to skiing, …

Anti-Aging, Ask A Derm, Blog

Botox Cosmetic Injections: 5 Common Myths Debunked

When you think of Botox, odds are you have a few stereotypes in mind about what exactly the treatment entails. Maybe you think of wealthy celebrities, desperately trying to cling to youth. Maybe you think of risky home procedures that end up in facial swelling and hospital visits. Or perhaps you picture someone with a frozen …

Anti-Aging, Ask A Derm, Blog, Skincare Products, Skincare Treatments

4 Questions You’ve Always Wanted to #AskADerm

We hear skincare advice from a multitude of sources, and it can be difficult to know what and whom to believe. When it comes to matters of skincare, it’s safe to say you can trust your dermatologist over your favorite beauty blogger or well meaning family member. Below, find our answers to four questions we …