Think You Have Melanoma? Know What To Do

14 October 2022
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Do you have an odd-looking mole on your body that you fear is melanoma? If so, it will help to know what you should do to stay safe and prevent it from getting worse. Perform A Self Evaluation You'll want to start by performing a self-evaluation. This involves looking at the mole and considering the five criteria that identify melanoma. Be concerned if the mole looks asymmetrical, has a border that is not clearly defined, is an odd color from the rest of your moles, is larger in diameter than other moles, and is growing. Read More 

What To Expect With A Skin Cancer Examination

7 April 2022
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The idea of going to the dermatologist to have a skin cancer check examination can be a little scary for anyone. The unknown of what to expect and what may be found can give anyone anxiety. Talking to your dermatologist before your appointment can help you understand what to expect and what will occur at your appointment to help prevent this anxiety. To help give you a better understanding of what you can expect, read on for some helpful information. Read More 

What You Should Know Before Getting Botox

11 November 2021
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Botox is a type of injectable toxin used to help reduce the look of fine lines and wrinkles. It temporarily paralyzes the muscles in a person's face to help "freeze" the muscles in place, which temporarily reduces the look of your wrinkles. The effects of this can last anywhere from a few months to a year, depending on how deep your wrinkles are. If you have wrinkles and you are considering Botox, there are a few things you should know beforehand. Read More 

4 Services Provided at a Dermatology Clinic

17 March 2021
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Dermatologists exist to promote skin health and beauty. Dermatologists can treat skin conditions, provide cosmetic services, and help patients prevent skin cancer. A dermatology clinic will allow you to access all the skincare services you need. These are just a few of the things a dermatologist can offer you: 1. Eczema Treatment Eczema can make your skin feel itchy and uncomfortable. People with eczema may notice areas of dry, itchy, flaky skin. Read More 

What Is Preventative Botox?

13 October 2020
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Botox is a cosmetic injection formulated from botulinum toxin. It is used to reduce the appearance of fine lines on a person's face. Botox can also be used before wrinkles start to form. This procedure is sometimes called preventative Botox. Here are four facts that will help you understand the purpose and process of preventative Botox: 1. Botox works by paralyzing targeted facial muscles. Botox has a very specific mechanism of action. Read More