What Treatments Are Used For Melanoma?
10 February 2020
Melanoma is a type of cancer that begins in the melanocytes which are the pigment cells of the skin. This type of skin cancer occurs more commonly to those who have fair skin. It is often caused by excessive exposure to the sun or artificial UV rays in tanning beds or booths. However, melanoma can occur due to a weakened immune system as well. These are the types of treatment used for melanoma.
Thick, Greasy Dandruff? It Might Be Seborrheic Dermatitis
27 January 2020
Dandruff is a common and harmless condition to have, but it's not the only thing that can cause clumps of skin to form on the scalp. If you've noticed that your dandruff seems to be thicker and more noticeable than other people's, it might not be dandruff at all. Here's what you need to know about this condition.
What It Looks Like
The condition in question, seborrheic dermatitis, shares some similarities with dandruff.
Minimize Scarring After Mohs Surgery
23 January 2020
Mohs surgery is minimally invasive, and as a result, scarring after this procedure is typically on the milder side. However, what's important to understand is that, to some degree, you can control the degree to which you experience scarring after this surgical procedure. If you want your skin to look as healthy as it is after your procedure, learn what steps you should be prepared to take.
Depending on how large the area is from which the small segment of skin is removed, your provider might provide you with some wound care instructions.
Removing Unwanted Hair Permanently with Laser Hair Removal
17 January 2020
One thing that many people have in common is the desire to have soft smooth skin. There are several types of hair removal products that can help achieve this. Unfortunately, many of these products are not long-lasting. Shaving, waxing, and depilatories normally keep the skin hair free from a few days up to a week. For long-lasting results, laser hair removal may be the best option.
How It Is Done