Dermatology Articles

The Basics Of Face Watching

2018-11-01T02:59:26+00:00October 26th, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

Wash Your Face Well A freshly washed face feels good and looks good. It is a great foundation to then add moisturizer, makeup, and sunscreen. There is a right way to wash the face. Less is more and it’s good to know the best face washing technique. The basics of face washing Use

What You Need To Know About Artificial Nails

2018-10-03T16:12:01+00:00October 18th, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

Are Artificial Nails Worth The Possible Damage? They look amazing, but artificial nails can be damaging to natural nails. They provide pizazz to natural nails, especially when the natural nails are weak, thin, peeling, splitting. Acrylic nails are the nails most likely to damage natural nails. Gel nails are a better option, but

Prevention and Treatment of Head Lice

2018-10-03T16:11:46+00:00October 11th, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

What is Head Lice? Head lice are tiny insects that attach to hair follicles in the scalp and are nourished by the blood. Prevention to avoid head lice centers on avoiding close contact with other heads, bedding, and brushes. It is so easy for head lice to attach to the hair and that

The Fundamentals of Vitiligo | Understanding the Options

2018-10-01T23:36:58+00:00October 4th, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

What Causes Vitiligo? The key to understanding vitiligo is to understand the role of melanin production. The cells that produce melanin, which produces the pigment that determines hair and skin color, have died. It is the loss of pigment that causes vitiligo.  Where vitiligo is an autoimmune disorder is controversial.  Autoimmune diseases cause

Finding a Dermatologist

2018-09-16T15:36:29+00:00September 24th, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

Finding a Dermatologist Your skin is your body’s largest organ and its care is crucial. For that, you need a good, board-certified dermatologist like Dr. Aboutalebi. A dermatologist can monitor your skin and its needs by annual skin checks for skin cancer, and by treating skin conditions such as acne, rosacea, eczema, psoriasis,

Finding An Aesthetician

2018-09-17T11:49:31+00:00September 17th, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

Finding An Aesthetician Finding a good licensed aesthetician, an expert in skin care, products, and procedures, requires knowing what you want. An aesthetician knows how to assess your skin and its health. They are also licensed to perform: facials, skin therapies, chemical peels, body treatments, microdermabrasion, laser treatments, and other skin care. When you

Do You Have Hidradenitis Suppurativa?

2018-09-02T23:00:48+00:00September 10th, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

Do You Have Hidradenitis Suppurativa? Painful bumps under the skin are a hallmark symptom of hidradenitis suppurativa. Usually, this skin condition starts at puberty, but it can last well into adulthood. The perfect place for an outbreak to start is in the hair follicles in places on your body where the skin rubs together. Those

Learn About Chemical Peels

2018-09-02T22:52:47+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

Learn About Chemical Peels Chemical peels are a safe and easy way to exfoliate and rejuvenate your skin. A chemical peel is a chemical solution that is applied to your face, neck, and/or hands. The solution is left on for a few moments and then gently washed off. The result initially may be red