Dermatology Articles

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

Wearing Sunscreen Daily

2018-09-02T22:06:08+00:00August 27th, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

Wearing Sunscreen Daily We all should know that wearing sunscreen daily is a great way to protect your skins from the sun’s damaging UVA and UVB rays, no matter what time of day or what time of year. Your skin gets exposed to harmful rays every time you are outdoors whether it is

What You Need To Know About Aging Hands

2018-08-16T21:14:06+00:00August 20th, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

What You Need To Know About Aging Hands Our hands may be the unsung heroes of our bodies. Always doing. Always working. Always exposed to sun and environmental wear and tear. Environmental damage along with the aging process can wreak havoc on our hands. With the care and treatment of Dr. Aboutalebi, there are

Best Skin Care for Your Skin Type

2018-08-16T20:44:10+00:00August 13th, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

Best Skin Care for Your Skin Type With so many products on the market, it is hard to know how to choose the best products for your skin type. There are oodles of over-the-counter products that promise anti-aging results and some do provide help and damage control. Dr. Aboutalebi from Northstar Dermatology will also

Treating Brittle Nails

2018-08-16T20:36:21+00:00August 6th, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

Treating Brittle Nails While brittle nails can happen to anyone, you are more likely to have this condition if you are a female older than sixty. Brittle nails usually have ridges or lines up and down the nail. They may appear dry and then will likely break easily. Brittle nails are made worse

Prickly Heat (Miliaria Rubra)

2018-07-10T17:57:19+00:00July 28th, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

Prickly Heat (Miliaria Rubra) Prickly heat is also known as Miliaria rubra. It is the condition when your sweat glands get blocked the sweat under the skin can’t channel itself out. The result is sweat that builds up under the skin in the form of tiny bumps that are very itchy. As the

Hives

2018-07-06T18:46:31+00:00July 25th, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

Hives Hives is a very common allergic reaction that can result from a variety of triggers. Triggers for hives include food, medicine, bug bites or stings, animal fur or dander, pollen, allergy shots, sun, heat, infections, exercise, stress, chemical contact, and even scratching your skin. While hives can be easily diagnosed by your

Diaper Rash Treatment

2018-07-10T17:48:23+00:00July 21st, 2018|Dermatology Articles|

Diaper Rash Treatment Diaper rash is a fairly common thing for babies, infants, and even toddlers. It is a rash, or dermatitis, in the diaper area that is usually caused by chafing, skin sensitivity, and staying in a wet diaper too long. Diaper rash can also occur as a result of introducing new