Archive | Skin Care

Three Steps to Maximum Impact for Beautiful Skin

We often think about how to address dermatologic issues with specific treatments. Botox is a normal part of many people’s anti-aging routine. Laser and light therapies may be used to minimize aging, and to promote clearer, healthier skin. A fair amount of effort also tends to go into the daily care of the skin. The […]

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Is Your Age Being Divulged?

We women are not too fond of having to divulge our secrets. Historically, age has been one of those little details that we prefer to keep to ourselves. Today, we are seeing almost as many men as women take measures to maintain an appearance of youth. Of course, we all know that it’s not possible […]

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Is Your Sunscreen Serving You?

Summertime is pretty much here, and that means we need to be reminded about the importance of sunscreen use. The number of cases of preventable skin cancers has risen year after year, and 1 in 5 people are now at risk of this serious disease. Did you catch the key word in that statement? Skin […]

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Want All-Around Better Skin? Look to the Light!

When we think about making the skin look better, younger, healthier, thoughts of laser treatments or injectables, or even cosmetic surgery may come to mind. What patients of our midtown Manhattan dermatology practice don’t often think about is how light therapy can mitigate several of the concerns they have related to their skin. We want […]

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Freshen up with These Tips for Healthy Skin

The fact that Springtime is just around the corner has many of us thanking our lucky stars. No more shoveling snow or slip-sliding our way to the front door. The future looks bright, and this has many of us walking with more bounce in our step. Springtime is all about renewal, and this affects in […]

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Should you be Using Retinoids?

Retinoids. These vitamin A derivatives can do a lot for your skin. Contained in over-the-counter and prescription products, retinoids help you manage everything from pigmentation to pore size to cellular turnover. Initially, prescription retinoid (tretinoin) cream was approves for the treatment of acne. Today, retinoids are a girl’s (and guy’s) best friend. Which way is […]

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Habits you can Start Today for Better Skin Tomorrow

Skin care habits have become an important topic of discussion in the past few years. Men, as well as women and teens, are showing much more concern about dermatologic health than ever before. We love speaking with patients about the ways they can address cosmetic and general concerns related to their skin. Here, we want […]

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How to Feed your Skin this Holiday Season

We don’t typically spend much time thinking about “feeding” our skin. We feed our senses and we fuel our body when we eat healthy, scrumptious foods; but our skin? In fact, what’s on  your plate during all those holiday gatherings, late-night Elf showings, or those countless trips to the mall does affect your skin in […]

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3 Ways to Lock In Moisture This Winter

With the holidays in full swing and winter just around the corner, good skincare is likely the last thing on your mind. However, as something that will help protect you from developing fine lines and wrinkles and from feeling overall uncomfortable throughout the season, having a good skincare regimen that will help you lock in […]

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