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Cryosurgery Vs. Excisional Surgery: Which is Best for Me?

When it comes to treating skin cancers, there are several treatment options. These include curettage, electrocautery, Mohs, photodynamic therapy, and radiotherapy. In addition to these, two of the more common procedures recommended are cryosurgery or excisional surgery. Each of these methods has its benefits. Let’s break that down for you here. …

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The 4 Types of Skin Cancer You Should Know About

Skin cancer is much more common than you think. In fact, one out of 5 Americans will develop skin cancer by age 70. When detected early, your dermatologist can treat it and remove it entirely. They can even repair scarring through cosmetic reconstruction. But, before you can even begin healing, you have to know what …

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The Best Cosmetic Surgery Options After Skin Cancer

More than 5 million people are diagnosed with skin cancer every year, according to the American Cancer Society. In fact, it’s the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the U.S. For those who are suffering from skin cancer, the concerns about disfiguration and scarring can often be as troubling as the cancer itself. While no surgery …

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The A,B,C,D,Es of Melanoma

With stay-at-home orders across the country, people are spending more time than ever in their backyards, walking in their neighborhoods (at a safe distance from others), and wrapping up a little outdoor spring cleaning. While this may offer a breath of fresh air and a welcome break from being inside all day, it’s important not …

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Can a Chemical Peel Help with My Rosacea?

As we wrap up our focus on Rosacea Awareness month, we want to put a spotlight on another treatment option that may offer some relief: chemical peels. Now, there are differing opinions about whether a chemical peel is the right treatment option for rosacea sufferers. The main reason is that redness and skin sensitivity are …

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Hand Washing Causing Dry Skin? Moisturize.

As you are getting used to this new normal of staying home, wearing masks and gloves when shopping, and washing your hands over and over throughout the day, it’s just as important as ever to take care of your skin. All this washing is imperative in the fight against spreading COVID-19, but it’s also probably …

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Reduce Rosacea Symptoms with Laser Therapy

As one of the recommended treatment options for rosacea sufferers, laser and light therapies are showing amazing results when it comes to reducing redness, skin thickening, and the appearance of blood vessels. The National Rosacea Society’s recently updated its guidelines on treatment options for rosacea, which included a panel’s findings on oral and topical medications, …

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Medical Therapy Options for Rosacea

As we begin the month of April, we turn our focus to an important dermatological disorder: Rosacea. This month marks Rosacea Awareness Month, as designated by the National Rosacea Society (NRS). The goal of this designation is to increase awareness about this chronic disorder so that those who are suffering, or do not know they …

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Why You Need a Fitness Routine After CoolSculpting

Even in light of everything going on in our world right now, it’s just as important now as ever to maintain a healthy fitness routine. Just because you are home doesn’t mean you can’t create an exercise regimen that keeps your weight in check (let’s not forget all those snacks from stress eating), and maintain …

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