What is a Dermasweep?

DermaSweep is actually a type of microdermabrasion.  Traditional microdermabrasion uses a spray of microcrystals to remove the outermost layer of dry, dead skin cells.  It is usually done on the face, but can be done on other parts of the body, and the treatments make...

Do I Need to Worry About a Dysplastic Mole?

Some people are prone to forming moles.  If you are one of these people, it is important to see a Dermatologist or Plastic Surgeon once a year for a skin examination.  Your doctor may biopsy any abnormal-appearing moles.  So what do you do if the pathology reports...

What is Melasma?

Skin on the face can become hyperpigmented, a condition in which brown spots make your complexion blotchy.  The brown results when your pigment-making cells (melanocytes) produce more melanin.  There are two common causes of this. Solar lentigoes, more commonly known...

Does Arnica Really Work?

Patients often want the least downtime possible after cosmetic procedures.  Bruising can be a dead giveaway that you’ve had something done, and unfortunately bruising is very common after both surgical and nonsurgical treatments.  Arnica is a homeopathic remedy...

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