Monthly Archives: May 2014


2018-02-09T14:11:05+00:00May 14th, 2014|Dermatology Articles|

Why Do I Have Warts? Warts are skin growths caused by the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). Anyone can get warts, but they are most common in young adults and children. In fact, warts affect an estimated 20 percent of all school-aged children. There are many strains of HPV that cause warts. The specific strain you

Screen Time

2018-02-09T14:12:00+00:00May 6th, 2014|Dermatology Articles|

Screen Time Before heading out to enjoy a day outdoors, don’t forget to apply a generous covering of broad-spectrum, waterproof sunscreen. A year ‘round daily application of sunscreen with at least 30 SPF will protect your skin from harmful ultraviolet (UV) radiation. Think sun tanned skin gives you a healthy glow? The truth is tanning

Acne Scars

2018-02-09T14:12:02+00:00May 1st, 2014|Dermatology Articles|

Erasing Acne Scars Finally, the acne that plagued you for years has improved, but instead of the smooth skin you hoped for, you’re left with unsightly scarring. Acnes scars are caused when bacteria triggers a response from the body’s immune system, damaging the skin’s collagen, and leaving scars that remain long after acne resolves. If