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“Tik Tok saved my life,” user says after viewers tipped him off to problem mole – NBC News

“Tik Tok saved my life,” user says after viewers tipped him off to problem mole – NBC News

A California TikTok user had a mole removed after a dermatologist told him it could have become cancerous. Alex Griswold, 24, says that after he posted a lighthearted video on TikTok last month, viewers urged him to have the mole on his back checked out by a doctor. Check out the full article here.  … Continue Reading

Why see a board-certified Dermatologist? – AAD

Why see a board-certified Dermatologist? – AAD

Dermatologists diagnose and treat more than 3,000 skin, hair, and nail conditions and diseases. Becoming a dermatologist requires at least eight years of education, an internship, a dermatology residency and 12,000 to 16,000 hours of patient care. After residency, dermatologists can become board-certified. Board-certified dermatologists have the training and expertise to provide the best possible… Continue Reading

Photoaging: What You Need to Know About the Other Kind of Aging – The Skin Cancer Foundation

Photoaging: What You Need to Know About the Other Kind of Aging – The Skin Cancer Foundation

Wrinkles, fine lines and pigmentation are inevitable skin woes that often appear as we age. While we like to place blame on getting another year older, the main culprit is photoaging — damage to the skin caused by exposure to sunlight and ultraviolet (UV) light. Responsible for 90 percent of visible changes to the skin,… Continue Reading

Teen’s skin won’t stop breaking out? Here are 8 things dermatologists recommend trying  – Yahoo!

Teen’s skin won’t stop breaking out? Here are 8 things dermatologists recommend trying – Yahoo!

It’s pretty much assumed that nearly every teen will deal with acne at some point. But, even though teenage acne is incredibly common, it can be hard to know how to help your child when they’re going through it. Before you panic and assume your child is doomed to spend their teen years with acne, know this: Dermatologists say there’s a lot you… Continue Reading

Kim Kardashian has psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis – What is psoriatic arthritis and why is it trending? – New Beauty

Kim Kardashian has psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis – What is psoriatic arthritis and why is it trending? – New Beauty

Keeping up with Kim Kardashian West isn’t that hard. The reality star, who has been very candid in the past about her struggle with the skin condition psoriasis, has once again kept it real with her revelation that she’s also had a scary bout with psoriatic arthritis (PsA). West recently penned a personal essay on her sister Kourtney’s… Continue Reading

No help for atopic dermatitis (eczema) with apple cider vinegar – MedPage Today

No help for atopic dermatitis (eczema) with apple cider vinegar – MedPage Today

Soaks not only had no beneficial effect on skin barrier integrity, but also caused skin irritation Among patients with atopic dermatitis, apple cider vinegar soaks did not enhance skin barrier integrity significantly, but did lead to skin irritation in most subjects, a pilot split‐arm study found. Transepidermal water loss (TEWL) increased and pH declined immediately… Continue Reading

Just diagnosed with rosacea? 8 things you should know!  – American Academy of Dermatology

Just diagnosed with rosacea? 8 things you should know! – American Academy of Dermatology

If you’re diagnosed with rosacea, there’s a lot you can do to relieve your discomfort and prevent flare-ups. Were you recently diagnosed with rosacea? If so, you may be wondering what to do next. Here are 8 tips that dermatologist give their patients with rosacea to help them control the condition and feel more comfortable.… Continue Reading

Diet-acne association becomes clearer – American Academy of Dermatology

Diet-acne association becomes clearer – American Academy of Dermatology

Beliefs about the association between diet and acne has changed several times. More recently, there has been a shift toward thinking that an association does exist, according to Linda Stein Gold, M.D., director, Dermatology Clinical Research, Henry Ford Health System. “In the 1960s, the belief was that diet was an important influence on acne and… Continue Reading

SkinSerious: Integral partners in health care

SkinSerious: Integral partners in health care

Watch this quick video about the impact of Dermatologists on patient well-being and their cross-disciplinary knowledge in diagnosing and treating over 3,000 skin conditions. The American Academy of Dermatology’s SkinSerious campaign highlights how dermatologists treat serious diseases, collaborate with other specialists, and transform patients’ lives. Learn more: http://www.skinserious.org Continue Reading

Spike in female skin cancer rates reveals alarming tanning trends  – American Academy of Dermatology

Spike in female skin cancer rates reveals alarming tanning trends – American Academy of Dermatology

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the U.S.1, affecting one in five Americans in their lifetime.2 Limiting exposure to ultraviolet radiation is the number one way individuals can reduce their risk of skin cancer, though new data suggests that UV exposure is on the rise, particularly among Caucasian girls and young women. Research presented… Continue Reading

Adult acne is on the rise – Refinery29

Adult acne is on the rise – Refinery29

Anxiety, depression, social isolation: For women, the symptoms of acne transcend the physical. By Rachel Krause When considering various plagues and epidemics in recorded history, adult acne does not exactly spring to mind. The Black Death was widespread and devastating; measles is airborne and highly contagious. (Conveniently, it is also easily avoided with vaccine.) Acne,… Continue Reading

Long-term topical adapalene/benzoyl peroxide gel reduced atrophic acne scars – Dermatology Advisor

Long-term topical adapalene/benzoyl peroxide gel reduced atrophic acne scars – Dermatology Advisor

Topical application of an adapalene 0.3%/benzoyl peroxide 2.5% (A0.3/BPO2.5) gel for 48 weeks was associated with significant reductions in atrophic acne scars and lesions in a study of young adult patients with acne, according to findings from a study published in the American Journal of Clinical Dermatology. Read the full article here. Credit: dermatologyadvisor.com Continue Reading

How growth factors could improve your skincare routine – Baylor College of Medicine

How growth factors could improve your skincare routine – Baylor College of Medicine

When it comes to skincare, it can be difficult to know which products work best for you. Whether you are searching for a brightening serum or an anti-aging moisturizer, there is one ingredient that could do both and more: growth factors. Growth factors have been used for decades in research, but are making a bigger… Continue Reading

Food hacks to help improve your medical skin conditon

As dermatologists, we are the only true experts in all conditions affecting the skin. We offer various over the counter recommendations, as well as prescription creams, pills, injections, and treatments both medical & cosmetic (e.g. Botox, fillers, lasers, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, fat reduction etc). At the same time, our patients often ask us which natural… Continue Reading

3 Dermatologist-approved ways to treat acne scars on dark skin – Refinery29

3 Dermatologist-approved ways to treat acne scars on dark skin – Refinery29

Acne is complicated, to say the least. There’s seemingly no limit to the different ways it can manifest, or the various hard-to-diagnose causes. There’s also the aftermath of a breakout, which can result in hyperpigmentation and acne scars. The two are often confused, but dermatologists say that’s nowhere near the truth. “Many of my patients… Continue Reading

What can make my hands look younger? – American Academy of Dermatology

What can make my hands look younger? – American Academy of Dermatology

If age spots, wrinkly skin, or other signs of aging bother you, you can have more youthful-looking hands. Thanks to advances in dermatology, it’s possible to diminish these signs of aging safely and with little or no downtime. Age spots Many adults develop age spots on their hands. These spots tend to gradually increase in… Continue Reading

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